The Weatherhead Teaching School Alliance Partners have a strong track record of providing high quality Continuing Professional Development.  The WTSA utilises the skills and knowledge of its outstanding staff to provide training, as well as commissioning leading national speakers on current educational issues. To be notified of the 2016-2017 programme of events, please register your interest here.

Moving into Senior Leadership

Weatherhead Teaching School is pleased to offer this programme for experienced Middle Leaders who are looking to take on  senior leadership responsibility in the next two years.

Programme Outline

  • Self-awareness: what makes you and others ‘tick’
  • How to motivate, influence and delegate
  • Impact of different leadership styles
  • Traits of successful leaders
  • Holding colleagues to account
  • Leading effective change


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Future Leaders' One Day Conference

Thursday 21st June 2018
To develop an understanding of the crucial importance of leadership in education.

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Beyond Outstanding

June 2018 – November 2019
A 18 month bespoke leadership programme designed for middle leaders.

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Wirral Secondary NQT Induction Programme

Weatherhead Teaching School Alliance has been commissioned by Wirral LEA to provide a NQT programme for the year and we have put together a series of twilight training sessions that will help all our new teachers understand issues such as Differentiation, Questioning, Marking, Feedback, and Behaviour for Learning.

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“This is the best conference I have attended in a long time. I would recommend it to anyone.”  Inclusion for All– Preventing Homophobic Bullying & Language in School with Shaun Dellenty, 2014

“This was the highest quality conference I have been on in the past 5 years. The speakers were outstanding.” Making the Grade– Achieving Outstanding Status One Day Conference, 2013

“Well organised and very informative. I have taken a lot a way from this event that I can use in my school & professional development.” Perfect Assessment for Learning with Claire Gadsby, 2014