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Understanding Leadership: Inspiring, Motivating and Leading Others

Successful leadership is not so much about what we do but how we do it. Outstanding leaders inspire, motivate, challenge and support their teams and create highly positive cultures in their areas. 

We explore the difference between leadership and management and consider what is required and expected of outstanding and effective leaders in schools.

This course is appropriate for all leaders and future leaders who wish to acquire or refresh their understanding of the role of a leader in schools.


Course Outline:

· The qualities of a good leader

· What makes an outstanding and inspirational leader

· Leadership competencies and Emotional Intelligence

· Getting the best out of the people you lead


Venue: Archbishop Temple School, St Vincent's Road, Fulwood, Preston. PR2 8RA

Date: Tuesday 27th February 2018

Time: 4pm— 6pm

Cost:  £60

Facilitator: Geoff Hewitt

Geoff Hewitt is a leadership and management consultant and training provider for schools and colleges. As a former teacher with over 35 years in secondary schools including 20 years experience at senior leader level, Geoff established his own consultancy and training company in 2008, designing and delivering leadership programmes and courses for local authorities, clusters of schools as well as individual schools and academies.

Geoff is currently providing Leadership programmes for the Preston Teaching School Alliance, the East Lancashire School Support Alliance, and Chorley and South Ribble Schools.

Geoff also works with individual schools designing bespoke training and consultancy for all levels of leadership.

For more details regarding bespoke work, please contact Geoff: Tel: 07710 523 493 or Email:


To secure your place on the course please complete the booking form opposite. 

If you have any queries regarding your booking please contact Paul Cairns. 


Telephone: 01772 717782


PLEASE NOTE: 14 days’ notice must be given to cancel a course to avoid a cancellation charge


Booking Closing Date: Thursday 8th February 2018

Understanding Leadership: Inspiring, Motivating and Leading Others

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