Learning for Schools – How can Nigel support you?

Learning for Schools – How can Nigel support you?

We live in an increasingly complex, autonomous and diverse self-improving school system. This world offers both opportunity and challenge for schools and their leaders. Nigel can support a wide range of school improvement and professional development priorities, creating tailored consultancy support for schools. This includes:

School self-evaluation support:

  • School Improvement Adviser – School self-evaluation ‘critical friend’ support and challenge, including SEF and data analysis, teaching and learning reviews,¬†development planning review and development
  • Headteacher Performance Management/Appraisal


Leadership CPD:

  • Headteacher and senior leadership team coaching
  • Middle leadership development programmes
  • Effective subject leadership
  • Senior leadership team development
  • Effective lesson observation and feedback
  • Evaluation and Challenge – Developing headteachers in this peer to peer ‘critical friend’ role with fellow headteachers
  • Courageous conversations
  • Well-being and building resilience for leaders
  • Governing training – Preparing for Ofsted; Providing effective challenge; Governor visits.


Curriculum, learning and teaching CPD:

  • Improving learning, improving teaching
  • Curriculum design and development – The National Curriculum
  • Behaviour for learning
  • Joint practice development – Research lesson study, coaching and mentoring
  • Time management


These professional development opportunities can be arranged as individual consultancies for a school or cluster or as longer term development programmes.