Delivery Details for Fully Funded DfE GDP

Below is the list of our delivery locations and dates.   New dates for new programmes are at the top of the page.  To book your governors onto any of the delivery locations below, please click here.

Please note that governors undertaking the full programme are expected to attend all of the listed sessions (either 3 day sessions or 6 twilight sessions). If you are unable to attend a session we will offer you an alternative location.

YEAR 2

Location: Blackfriars Teaching School, Priory Road, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 2TF  (use ST5 2EN – Prior Road Entrance)

Information Session: 14.05.19 (1 hour only)
Launch: 12.06.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Challenge of Leadership: 10.07.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Educational Improvement: 17.09.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Financial Framework and Accountability: 15.10.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Building an Effective Team: 13.11.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Self-Improving Governance: Tbc (5.00pm to 8.00pm)

Location: Haybridge Academy, Brake Lane, Hagley, Worcestershire DY8 2XS

Information Session: 02.05.19 (1 hour only)
Launch: 05.06.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Challenge of Leadership: 04.07.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Educational Improvement: 25.09.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Financial Framework and Accountability: 06.11.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Building an Effective Team: 04.12.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Self-Improving Governance: Tbc (5.00pm to 8.00pm)

Location: Willows Primary School, 2 Anglesey Rd, Lichfield WS13 7NU

Information Session: 03.06.19 (1 hour only)
Launch: 16.07.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Challenge of Leadership: 16.09.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Educational Improvement: 30.09.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Financial Framework and Accountability: 25.11.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Building an Effective Team: 02.12.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Self-Improving Governance: 16.12.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)

Location: Greenbank High School, Hastings Road, Southport, Merseyside PR8 2LT

Information Session: TBC (1 hour only)
Launch: 28.05.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Challenge of Leadership: 26.06.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Educational Improvement: 18.09.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Financial Framework and Accountability: 16.10.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Building an Effective Team: 26.11.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Self-Improving Governance: 15.01.20 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)

Location: Brookhouse Primary School, Troy Street, Blackburn, Lancashire BB1 6NY

Information Session: TBC (1 hour only)
Launch: 29.05.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Challenge of Leadership: 27.06.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Educational Improvement: 19.09.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Financial Framework and Accountability: 17.10.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Building an Effective Team: 27.11.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Self-Improving Governance: 16.01.20 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)

Location: Holyhead Academy, Milestone Lane, Holyhead Road, Handsworth, Birmingham B21 0HN

Information Session: 06.06.19 (1 hour only)
Launch: 09.07.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Challenge of Leadership:24.09.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Educational Improvement: 08.10.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Financial Framework and Accountability: 12.11.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Building an Effective Team: 14.01.20 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Self-Improving Governance: 12.02.20 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)

Location: Arden Teaching School, Station Road, Knowle, Solihull, B93 0PT

Information Session: 22.05.19 (1 hour only)
Launch: 05.06.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Challenge of Leadership: 04.07.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Educational Improvement: 25.09.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Financial Framework and Accountability: 09.10.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Building an Effective Team: 05.12.19 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)
Self-Improving Governance: 15.01.20 (5.00pm to 8.00pm)

YEAR 1

MIDLANDS

Solihull

Location:  Arden Teaching School, Station Road, Knowle, Solihull, B93 0PT

Session  Module Date Time
Session 1

Session 2

Introduction and Overview

The Challenges of Leadership

22nd January 2019

12th February 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 3

Session 4

Educational Improvement

Financial Frameworks and Accountability

12th March 2019

9th April 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 5

Session 6

Building an Effective Team

Self-Improving School Governance

21st May 2019

18th June 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Shropshire – Oswestry
Location: The Marches School, Morda Road, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 2AR

Session  Module Date Time
Session 1

Session 2

Introduction and Overview

The Challenges of Leadership

5th June 2018

12th September 2018

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 3

Session 4

Educational Improvement

Financial Frameworks and Accountability

20th November 2018

23rd January 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 5

Session 6

Building an Effective Team

Self-Improving School Governance

13th March 2019

8th April 2019

 

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Shropshire – Telford
Location: Hadley Learning Community, Crescent Road, Telford, Shropshire TF1 5JU

Session  Module Date Time
Session 1

Session 2

Introduction and Overview

The Challenges of Leadership

2nd July 2018

10th September 2018

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 3

Session 4

Educational Improvement

Financial Frameworks and Accountability

6th November 2018

22nd January 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 5

Session 6

Building an Effective Team

Self-Improving School Governance

5th March 2019

9th April 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Worcestershire – Hagley
Location: Haybridge Academy, Brake Lane, Hagley, Worcestershire DY8 2XS

Session  Module Date Time
Session 1

Session 2

Introduction and Overview

The Challenges of Leadership

4th October 2018

4th December 2018

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 3

Session 4

Educational Improvement

Financial Frameworks and Accountability

6th February 2019

2nd April 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 5

Session 6

Building an Effective Team

Self-Improving School Governance

22nd May 2019

19th June 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Birmingham
Location: Holyhead Academy, Milestone Lane, Holyhead Road, Handsworth, Birmingham B21 0HN

Session  Module Date Time
Session 1

Session 2

Introduction and Overview

The Challenges of Leadership

2nd October 2018

6th November 2018

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 3

Session 4

Educational Improvement

Financial Frameworks and Accountability

15th January 2019

5th March 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 5

Session 6

Building an Effective Team

Self-Improving School Governance

8th May 2019

3rd July 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Staffordshire – Lichfield 
Location: Willows Primary School, 2 Anglesey Rd, Lichfield WS13 7NU

Session  Module Date Time
Session 1

Session 2

Introduction and Overview

The Challenges of Leadership

18th June 2018

24th September 2018

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 3

Session 4

Educational Improvement

Financial Frameworks and Accountability

19th November 2018

21st January 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 5

Session 6

Building an Effective Team

Self-Improving School Governance

18th March 2019

13th May 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Staffordshire – Stoke on Trent
Location: Belgrave St Bartholomew’s Academy, Sussex Place, Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire ST3 4TP

Session  Module Date Time
Session 1

Session 2

Introduction and Overview

The Challenges of Leadership

15th May 2018

19th June 2018

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 3

Session 4

Educational Improvement

Financial Frameworks and Accountability

11th September 2018

23rd October 2018

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 5

Session 6

Building an Effective Team

Self-Improving School Governance

13th February 2019

12th March 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Staffordshire – Burton
Location: de Ferrers Academy, Trent Campus, St Mary’s drive, Burton-upon-Trent, Staffordshire DE13 0LL

Session  Module Date Time
Session 1

Session 2

Introduction and Overview

The Challenges of Leadership

8th September 2018 9.00am to 4.00pm
Session 3

Session 4

Educational Improvement

Financial Frameworks and Accountability

12th January 2019 9.00am to 4.00pm
Session 5

Session 6

Building an Effective Team

Self-Improving School Governance

30th March 2019 9.00am to 4.00pm


NORTH WEST

Greater Manchester  – Oldham
Location: Mills Hill Primary School, Baytree Avenue, Chadderton, Oldham OL9 0NH

Session  Module Date Time
Session 1

Session 2

Introduction and Overview

The Challenges of Leadership

14th June 2018

20th September 2018

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 3

Session 4

Educational Improvement

Financial Frameworks and Accountability

6th November 2018

13th February 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.30pm to 8.30pm

Session 5

Session 6

Building an Effective Team

Self-Improving School Governance

 12th March 2019

8th May 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Lancashire – Blackburn

Location: Brookhouse Primary School, Troy Street, Blackburn, Lancashire BB1 6NY

Session  Module Date Time
Session 1

Session 2

Introduction and Overview

The Challenges of Leadership

3rd July 2018

9th October 2018

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 3

Session 4

Educational Improvement

Financial Frameworks and Accountability

4th December 2018

5th February 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 5

Session 6

Building an Effective Team

Self-Improving School Governance

2nd April 2019

21st May 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm


Greater Manchester – Bolton
 

Location – St Paul’s C of E Primary, Newnham Street, Astley Bridge, Bolton BL1 8QA

Session  Module Date Time
Session 1

Session 2

Introduction and Overview

The Challenges of Leadership

4th July 2018 9.00am to 4.00pm
Session 3

Session 4

Educational Improvement

Financial Frameworks and Accountability

10th October 2018 9.00am to 4.00pm
Session 5

Session 6

Building an Effective Team

Self-Improving School Governance

13th February 2019 9.00am to 4.00pm

Merseyside – Southport
Location: Greenbank High School, Hastings Road, Southport, Merseyside PR8 2LT

Session  Module Date Time
Session 1

Session 2

Introduction and Overview

The Challenges of Leadership

13th June 2018

10th September 2018

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 3

Session 4

Educational Improvement

Financial Frameworks and Accountability

8th November 2018

8th January 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 5

Session 6

Building an Effective Team

Self-Improving School Governance

11th March 2019

13th May 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Merseyside – Huyton
Location – 
Knowsley Lane Primary School,Knowsley Lane, Huyton L36 8DB

Session  Module Date Time
Session 1

Session 2

Introduction and Overview

The Challenges of Leadership

8th November 2018

16th January 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 3

Session 4

Educational Improvement

Financial Frameworks and Accountability

18th March 2019

8th May 2019

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

Session 5

Session 6

Building an Effective Team

Self-Improving School Governance

2nd July 2019

TBC

5.00pm to 8.00pm

5.00pm to 8.00pm

 

Location:

Session  Module Date Time
Session 1

Session 2

Introduction and Overview

The Challenges of Leadership

 Commencing May ’18
Session 3

Session 4

Educational Improvement

Financial Frameworks and Accountability

 September ’18
Session 5

Session 6

Building an Effective Team

Self-Improving School Governance

 January ’19