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|Description||As an experienced and outstanding ex-Headteacher (and NLE) Phil Silvester CBE has been working as an External Adviser, Consultant and School Improvement Partner since 2000 (accredited SIP since 2007). Phil has worked with a growing number of special schools, academies, federations and MATs in the south of the UK (both maintained and non-maintained) as a Consultant and (since 2007) as an accredited School Improvement Partner or SIP. Phil really enjoys providing an external view of a school's strengths and weaknesses and he is adept at offering both challenge and support, in a personalised manner. Besides performing the annual role of an External Adviser with/for governing bodies, Phil can offer workshops, course and training days on a range of subjects, including: - leadership development - the quality of in-school communication - school self-evaluation and improvement planning - monitoring - preparation for OfSTED, together with additional bespoke, tailored services as required (e.g. safeguarding audit, additional quality assurance or the impact analysis of academy or federation status or school-led initiatives etc.).|
|Duration||Termly visits or more often (as needed); plus on-line email/Skype coaching and support|
|Categories||Primary, Secondary, Leadership and Management, Teaching and Learning, 14-19, Management, Assistant Headteacher, Deputy Headteacher, Headteacher, Special Educational Needs Coordinator, Personal Development, Parents and Community, Wider Context, Work-life Balance, Change Management, Coaching and Mentoring, CPD Leadership, Performance Management, Business Management, Organisational Improvement, Parent Support, Education system, Multi-agency Working, Assessment, Behaviour for Learning, Gifted and Talented, Inclusion, Personalised Learning, SEND, Classroom Management, In school, Online, After-school meetings, Speech / Seminar, Learning walk, Video, Safeguarding, Governor, School closure day, Coaching / Mentoring, Ofsted, Knowledge Mobilisation, Governance, Monitoring Impact, Career Planning|
|Learning outcomes for participants/users and, where relevant, pupils or students||
'Let Phil play with an organisation and he will improve it.'
Phil enjoys an enviable track record of adding value to school improvement and contributing to effective school self-evaluation. Phil really enjoys helping schools to help themselves.
|Evidence underpinning this approach||
Growing body of evidence, testimonials and references from satisfied clients.
|How users/participants can evaluate success||
Demonstrable improvements in effectiveness and quality of provision/leadership.
|Follow-up activities and support||
Additional support available through face to face meetings, on-line support and coaching via Skype or Facetime.
Termly visits with on-line and/or video-conferencing support via Skype or Facetime, as required.
This course does not have any pre-booked dates available. Please contact the provider directly to arrange this training.