3 events found

Code: TTSA/20/0036 Aspirant Head Programme 2020-21

Programme outline

DAY 1:
·         How to create the culture of your school

·         A Headteacher’s world of accountability

Roger Pope, CEO Education South West

DAY 2:
·         Governance in today’s schools and academies

Jackie Eason, Governor Consultant

·         Finance: The funding landscape; Setting and monitoring budgets: financial efficiency and effectiveness; The regulatory framework

Sue Pym, Chief Accountant, Ted Wragg Multi-Academy Trust

DAY 3:
·         Applying for Headship and Difficult Conversations

Ciara Moran, Executive Head & Director, Learning Academies Trust & Cameron Lancaster, Headteacher, Knowle Primary School

·         Evidence-informed school improvement: A framework for implementing ‘best bets’ across classrooms

Lorwyn Randall, Education Endowment Foundation

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 30 November 2020 09:30 - 15:30 Online Delivery
2 26 February 2021 09:30 - 15:30 Oldway Primary School
3 15 March 2021 09:30 - 16:30 Oldway Primary School

Code: TTSA/20/0034 English Subject Knowledge Development for TAs

Teaching Assistants will develop their English subject knowledge in line with whole-school priorities. An outline of the session will be provided when the focus is agreed at English Subject Leader meeting.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 30 November 2020 13:00 - 16:00 Online Delivery

Code: DTSA/20/0018 TSSW Health and Social Care Network Planning Meeting

Network Aims
To create a support network for schools and discuss latest developments and challenges in the Health and Social Care BTEC, GCSE and A Level.  We aim to focus on practical solutions to common challenges and gain expert advice and guidance from examiners, authors and other lead professionals.

Meeting Purpose
This first planning meeting is an exciting opportunity to meet colleagues and work together to shape the new TSSW Health and Social Care network.  We will share ideas for the agenda for meetings over the academic year.  There is lots to discuss including:

·         Peer to peer work

·         Enrichment activities

·         National and Regional Speakers

·         And most importantly –

·         What You Want From Your Health and Social Care Network


3:15pm to 3:20pm Welcome

Welcome from Danni Heard, TSSW Health and Social Care Network Leader.

3:20pm to 3:45pm Planning

Colleagues to consider dates, ideas and formats of meetings for the next academic year.  Colleagues will work within online break out rooms.

3:45pm to 3:55pm Feedback

Colleagues to feedback ideas from break out meetings to inform future meeting agendas. 

3:55pm to 4:00pm Summary

Danni Heard to summarise next steps for network group.

Network Leader 

Danni Heard is the lead teacher for Health and Social Care for Plympton Academy and has a wealth of experience spanning 7 years.  Danni is passionate about the Health and Social Care curriculum and is keen to share resources and ideas with other colleagues in the region and beyond.


To book a place at the meeting please go to https://tsswcpd.org.uk/ and search for DTSA/20/0018 in the key word section.

All delegates will be sent a zoom meeting link closer to the event.

This is a free event for TSSW Members.

Get in Touch

For more information or booking arrangements, please contact Fiona McNeile, TSSW Secondary Network Coordinator, fmcneile@dartmoortsa.org.uk

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 30 November 2020 15:30 - 16:15 Online Delivery