• Stepping Into Leadership

    Stepping Into Leadership


    This DfE funded programme aims to equip BAME teachers with the leadership skills, personal confidence and professional networks to make a successful applications for promotion. The programme is led By Diana Osagie (CEO, Courageous Leadership) and offers high quality relevant learning for BAME teachers, opportunities to connect with successful, inspiring BAME leaders and access to a local network of BAME leaders that will continue beyond programme end.

    Participants will benefit from a two day residential event, hear from a diverse range of successful BAME leaders from within and beyond education, get support to analyse structured 360 feedback, receive one-to-one coaching with BAME coach and have opportunities to shadow BAME headteachers.

    Session themes across a series of twilights will be responsive to participants’ wants and needs but are likely to include:

    • Vision and values
    • Authenticity in leadership
    • Exploring personal/work motives
    • Leading, managing and empowering others
    • Developing efficient systems and processes
    • Selling yourself in applications and at interview

    The programme will also include a launch event, mid-point event and closing celebration event. A complementary training session for governors, headteachers and business managers on unconscious bias will also be offered.

    To hear about the impact this programme has had on our previous participants, you can find a full impact report including case studies from our 2018-2019 cohort here.

    Reflections from our 2018-2019 participants

    Session details

    This programme is led by Diana Osagie, CEO, Courageous Leadership.

    We will shortly be announcing the session dates for this programme for the next academic year.

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    To express your interest in our 2019-20 cohort, please contact us at info@londonsouthtsa.org.uk