MAT Leadership Programme 2019/20: Driving Improvement through Teams - Modules 3 & 4

Tuesday 19 Nov 2019 - Thursday 30 Apr 2020

Module 3: Leadership and organisational cultural change

Date: Thursday 30 January 2020
Time: 09.30-15.30
Location: ILEC Conference Centre, 47 Lillie Rd, Fulham, London SW6 1UD

Module leader:  Tim McCarthy
Guest speaker: Nick Osborne

Transformational change in organisational culture and performance is inextricably linked to organisational leadership.  This module explores leadership in the strategic context of MATs and how organisational culture can be changed.

  • Understanding leadership.
  • Leadership styles.
  • Understanding you as a leader.
  • Leadership and organisational cultural change.
  • Managing organisational cultural change.

Module 4: Improving governance

Date: March 2020
Time: 09.30-15.30
Location: London 

Module leader: Tim McCarthy
Guest speakers: Dr John Wm Stephens CBE

As MATs grow so too does the governance challenge and the need for different forms of governance.  Similarly, the demands on governing bodies change requiring MAT Leaders to have a different relationship with, and focus for, the governing body.  This module seeks to explore the different forms of governance and the relationship between governance, accountability and relationships between the governing body and the MAT Leaders.

  • What is governance and what is its relationship with performance?
  • Different forms of governance.
  • Governance, performance and regulation.
  • The role of the Chair of the Board.


Registration for the 2019/20 cohort is open now. Register your interest below or get in touch on 020 8514 9580 for further information or group booking discounts.