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Leadership Success - Supporting Leadership Programmes

Babcock Education understands that effective school leadership is critical in improving the educational outcomes for all children and young people, including the most vulnerable and disadvantaged. 

Our Leadership Success Programme supports you to build leadership capacity in a sustainable school-led system.

Chief Executives

Senior Leaders

Recruitment and

National Professional Qualification Executive Leadership (NPQEL) Programme

A comprehensive programme for current chief executives of Multi-Academy Trusts that will equip you to reach and exceed your goals in growing and nurturing your organisations.

Benefits of this CEO Programme:

Provides strategies and skills to ensure you can lead your MAT with confidence and ability

  • Use best practice principles to complete complex individual and organisational challenges
  • Be inspired by best practice from business and education leaders         


Middle Leadership Development Programme

Exploring leadership concepts and reflecting on practice, this six session programme stimulates leadership thinking to support and challenge participants to secure school improvement and develop personal career potential.  

These six sessions stimulate leadership thinking and develop your capacity to support and challenge school improvement:

  • Being a leader
  • Building and leading a team
  • Learning Walks
  • Observing lessons
  • Dealing with data
  • Middle leaders’ contribution to whole-school improvement


Aspiring Headteacher Assessment and Development Centre

A chance for aspiring headteachers to experience a whole day of professional challenge and support based upon selection activities experienced at headteacher interviews.

Benefits of the session:

  • The opportunity to experience many elements of a headteacher interview process
  • Occupational Personality Questionnaire (OPQ) profiling
  • Verbal feedback with an opportunity for one-to-one discussion on readiness for headship
  • Written candidate report providing professional feedback from our experienced consultants regarding competencies and development needs

Beyond Monitoring - Leadership Programme

Developed by two outstanding headteachers, Craig Voller and Sir Robin Bosher, this 3-day course is designed to empower heads and their senior leaders to secure better teaching and learning.

This programme consists of three separate days with practical tasks in between.  Each day is a balance of practical activities and sharing your knowledge and understanding of effective teaching and learning.

Day One - 'Improving Teaching' includes observations of a lesson in the school
Day Two - 'Improving Learning' involves looking at books, pupil progress, provision and timetables
Day Three - Developing systems that work     



Getting to Great

This programme supports good schools to be great by developing school leadership that develops and sustains:

  • A culture of unremittingly high expectations
  • Excellence in teaching, learning and assessment
  • A world-class curriculum
  • Confident, articulate, self-assured learners
  • Schools that can work with others to secure excellence for all pupils





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