MAT Leadership Programme: Driving Improvement through Teams - Modules 1 & 2

Tuesday 30 Apr 2019

Module 1: Making the transition to MAT leader

Date: Tuesday 11 September 2018
Time: 9am - 4.30pm
Location: The Brewery, 52 Chiswell Street, London EC1Y 4SD

Module leader: Andy Samways
Guest speaker: Helena Mills, CBE

Helena joined Burnt Mill School as Head Teacher in January 2010 and led the rapid improvement of the school from 27% 5 A – C grades to 86% in 2014. In November 2012 the school was judged by OFSTED to be outstanding in all categories. Helena led Burnt Mill through its conversion to an Academy in December 2011 and became the CEO of Burnt Mill Academy Trust in September 2015. In July 2013 Helena became a National Leader of Education. As an NLE she offers support to a range of Head Teachers both nationally and locally. Helena was awarded a CBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours in June 2017 for her services to education, both locally and regionally. Helena is also a lead and team inspector for Ofsted. Helena remains a passionate teacher, teaching English at GCSE.


Module 2: Strategies for school improvement

Date: Thursday 22 November 2018
Time: 9am - 4.30pm
Location  PLEASE NOTE VENUE CHANGE: Radisson Blu Edwardian, Free Trade Hall, Peter Street, Manchester  M2 5GP

Module leader: Andy Samways
Guest speaker: Joanna Hall, ex-HMI