The best Educational Practitioners will be expert teachers as well as advanced facilitators and coaches, skilfully and appropriately using these strategies and approaches to assist in the recruitment, development, and retention of high-quality teachers. With a specialist pedagogical knowledge, Advanced Skills Educational Practitioners will not only understand what outstanding teaching looks like and consistently model it, but also use their coaching and facilitation skills to develop this practice in other individuals and teams.

This programme consists of 6 focused sessions with a series of post session challenges, completed over a 12-15 month period. Each session is run over 3-hours. The programme has been designed for delivery online. The accreditation process involves the observation of two coaching or mentoring conversations as well as a professional discussion regarding your learning journey.

As well as achieving this OLEVI Award, you will receive a diploma and be qualified as a L4 Coach. This programme will accredit you to understand outstanding teaching and learning; coach teachers to improve their practice after an observation using OLEVI’s Instructional Coaching model, Analytical Coaching; and facilitate excellent professional learning opportunities for groups of colleagues.

Eligibility:  Mentors, coaches, middle leaders, senior leaders.

Date: six virtual three hour sessions

Venue: online

Cost: funded by the apprenticeship levy

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