The Training Centre
By Aspire
June 23 2022


Phillippa Butterworth

Date(s) - 23/06/2022
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm


Alban Education and The Training Centre by Aspire are delighted to bring to you a new four week programme, providing essential skills for outstanding middle leadership.  This will be cross-phase with specific primary and secondary facilitators every session, allowing delegates to benefit from tailored training specific to their individual setting.

What are the objectives or outcomes?

This programme will support you in:

  • Reflecting on your personal strengths
  • Developing skills of leadership
  • Exploring your own vision and values
  • Drawing together theory and practice
  • Sustaining effective leadership

Who is this course for?

  • For colleagues new to middle leadership roles
  • For colleagues moving to middle leadership roles
  • For aspirational middle leaders

Twilight sessions will take place, face-to-face, (two at Sandringham School, two at another hub school nearby tbc) from 4.00pm to 5.30pm as follows:

Session 1 Thursday, 19th May 2022 Management or leadership? Understanding leadership styles
Session 2 Thursday, 26th May 2022 Leading effective meetings and managing people
Session 3 Thursday, 23rd June 2022 Application of data (including tracking SEND data)
Session 4 Tuesday, 5th July 2022 Coaching and unlocking potential

Meet the facilitators

Fleur Baikie, Head of MFL, Sandringham School
Fleur is Director of Learning – MFL at Sandringham School.  She has previously worked as Head of MFL and then IB coordinator (Senior Leader for the Upper School – 6th form lead) in an International School in the UAE and is passionate about staff development.  She is a leadership mentor and programme facilitator with Best Practice Network, delivering the NPQLT and has completed the NPQSL. She has trained and coached teachers and leaders across a variety of pathways.


Lyndon Evans, Executive Principal, Aspire Academies Trust
Lyndon Evans is an Executive Principal with Aspire Academies Trust. Lyndon has extensive experience of leadership at the highest level. He is an experienced, qualified executive coach, mentor and programme lead facilitator with Best Practice Network, delivering on NPQH and NPQEL. Lyndon is passionate about working alongside those whose job it is to ensure the very best possible outcomes for children.


Start: 19 May 2022
Time: 4:00pm – 5:30pm
Cost: £95