Training and Development Briefing 2/19

Published: 18 Jan 2019

Preparing the Role of Nominee for OFSTED Inspection Workshop

Tuesday 5 March 2019, Birmingham

This training event is for senior managers preparing to take on the role of a nominee at Ofsted’s full or short inspections. It will be based on the current Common Inspection Framework 2015 and handbook for FE and Skills, updated February 2018. (The next framework is likely to be introduced for inspections from September 2019.)

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Senior Leadership Management Development, Spring 2019

Tuesday 12 February 2019 - Wednesday 3 July 2019

AoC Create has tailored the Senior Leadership Management Development programme to ensure it remains relevant and meets the current and evolving development needs of leaders in the FE sector. This programme is about improving leadership in practice.

The programme aims to challenge and change behaviours, develop the personal qualities, leadership skills and high level management capability of senior leaders in the further education and skills sector, achieved through practical application of the learning to the workplace. Our facilitators will guide you through tools and techniques to apply to your own situations and challenges and equip you with the knowledge and skills to know ‘how to’ be a successful leader.

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How to improve your Value Added Score Workshop

Thursday 14 March 2019, London

The workshop will provide delegates with an overview of Value Added and progress Methodologies and will support you to develop an action plan which can be implemented at your college. This action plan will look at the overall Level 3 progress measure as well as the English and maths progress measure. It will help you identify what you should do better at your college and what steps you should take to improve your score.

This practical workshop will include case studies to demonstrate how these colleges have achieved consistently high scores.

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Understanding Ofsted; Actively promoting British values to enrich and enhance Teaching and Learning

Tuesday 26 March 2019, AoC Head Office, London

British values continues to feature highly in the inspection handbook April 2018 update. Ofsted expect teachers, tutors and assessors to contribute to the Prevent Duty by actively promoting British values. They expect staff to take advantage of what is going on in the world to prepare students thoroughly for life in Britain’s complex multicultural society.

Updated with the very latest findings from Ofsted, this engaging and interactive workshop shares best practice in the sector.

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Leading an English and Maths Team Workshop

Tuesday 9 April 2019, AoC Head Office, London

This workshop is specifically designed for FE leaders and managers responsible for cross-college English and Maths provision and explores ways of maximising the potential of disaffected students who are re-sitting GCSE English and maths, or studying Functional Skills in English and maths, achieving a grade C or 5.

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