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Stepping Up into Senior Leadership

Stepping Up into Senior Leadershipthu21jan(jan 21)8:30 amfri22(jan 22)4:00 pm8:30 am - 4:00 pm (22) Remote Facilitation OrganiserKaren Ardley Associates

Event Details

Karen Ardley Associates is delighted to be leading this two-day ‘Stepping Up into Senior Leadership programme on 20th-21st January 2021.

Karen Ardley will be delivering this programme remotely via Zoom and with access to the KAA Online Learning Platform.

Programme Outline
This two day programme explores the opportunities and challenges presented by Senior Leadership. Recent research into effective and successful leadership practices underpins the activities and strategies included in the programme. Participants will have the opportunity to review and extend their leadership learning and will leave the programme, confident and inspired, ready for action.

Target Audience

Aspiring, recently appointed and experienced Senior Leaders in schools.

This programme is personalised to each cohort, taking account of prior knowledge and experience, and extending each participant’s understanding and skills.


To further develop participants’ knowledge, understanding and skills of leadership and management.

To consider current research and excellent practice around key leadership and management activities.

To identify practical, creative and motivational approaches to leading and managing in your school.

Key areas covered

leading AND managing;

leading and managing change;

setting and communicating vison and values;

knowing and evaluating in your context;

improving teaching and learning;

personality types and interaction;

difficult conversations and accountability;

leadership styles and skills; and

tools and techniques for strategic planning.

This programme is an ideal progression from the KAA ‘Leading Learning from the Middle’ programme.

Testimonials for Stepping Up

‘Phenomenally enriching and uplifting. Outstanding – the best PD I have been a part of yet.’ Ben Eves, Bavarian International School, Munich

‘The programme was extremely informative, reassuring as well as challenging and daunting. There is so much to do, so much I need to improve but also so much that I am doing right. Thank you.’ Emma Dodds, Byron College, Greece 

‘An inspirational programme. Practical, current and tailored to suit the individual’ Naomi Van Wyngaarden, British School of Sofia, Bulgaria

For further details or booking, please contact [email protected]


21 (Thursday) 8:30 am - 22 (Friday) 4:00 pm


Remote Facilitation