school improvement

Are you on a journey to becoming a great school? At Services For Education, we know teachers and leaders in every school are striving to overcome distinct challenges and deliver a first-class learning experience for their pupils.

Our flexible in-school support, training and coaching cover all areas of school improvement, including:

  • Self-evaluation
  • Leadership effectiveness
  • High-quality teaching and learning
  • Accountability
  • Data best practice
  • Curriculum design

Our team of highly skilled advisers are all experts in their field and are eager to share their wealth of knowledge with you to help your school progress.

Explore our extensive range of support services and start making positive improvements in your school. To book an online consultation/meeting or learn more about our offering, get in touch today.

What Type of School Improvement Support Do We Offer?

Our experienced team provides bespoke face to face and online support to meet your school’s needs.

School Improvement Partner Services – Including Performance Management of the Head Teacher

Our structured programme of support is based on growing a strong relationship and professional dialogue, usually through termly visits, each with a particular focus. Every school will have an allocated Leadership and Management Adviser to work with school leaders throughout the year, so contributing to robust, professional challenge and support.

Subject Support – Including Maths, English, PSHE, RSE, RE and Subject Reviews

Services For Education offers a range of subject reviews as a mechanism for school improvement, and these can be tailor-made to suit requirements. Through a partnership approach and joint activity with leaders, including a written report, our advisers will be able to highlight strengths, areas for development and suggest approaches in moving forward.

Aspect Support – Including Early Years, Curriculum Development, Assessment

Services For Education offers a range of aspect reviews as a mechanism for school improvement, and these can be tailor-made to suit requirements. Through a partnership approach and joint activity with leaders, including a written report, our advisers will be able to highlight strengths, areas for development and suggest approaches in moving forward.

Wider Services – Including Data Support including IDSR / ASP

At Services For Education, our school improvement partners work with you to help understand primary data sets and use this to form key lines of enquiry and hypotheses. Learn how to interrogate your data and information with confidence and key strategies, especially with IDSR and ASP, and how to triangulate this with wider evidence to gain a detailed view of your school’s performance.

School Improvement Planning – Including Support in Writing an Evaluative SEF

The school development plan is one of the greatest influencers in driving improvement. Our identified advisers can enable school leaders to achieve this through a supportive review process, including analysis of the quality of information documented, outcomes and impact measures, and review mechanisms to ensure effective, focused and strategic improvement.

Information and Resources

Staying up to date with current guidance, challenges and stipulations are integral to making necessary school improvements across the board. With Services For Education, you can access a whole spectrum of information and resources to keep you and your colleagues well-informed

A culture of professional reflection and growth is imperative to enable schools to face existing and future challenges with assurance, confidence and skill through a range of training opportunities.

At Services For Education, our team of expert advisers have an excellent reputation in helping schools improve.

Over 20 Years’ Experience

Tap into a wealth of knowledge. Our team is made up of ex headteachers and leaders in their field, all ensuring you stay up to date with best practices and the latest information.

Over 20 years experience

Online or Face-to-Face Flexibility

We understand the need for flexibility and minimal disruptions during the academic year. That’s why we offer a selection of online and face-to-face school improvement support services.

Learning Flexibility

Bespoke Support for Everyone

Input is designed to support those who are new to leadership roles as well as established leaders including middle leaders, senior leaders, governors and headteachers through a range of CPD models.

We are able to offer extensive school improvement partner services, to include regular input with headteachers and leaders, all of which are tailor-made to suit your individual school’s needs. Our school improvement partners are experienced ex-headteachers, who understand the difference high quality school improvement partner provision brings, including the performance management process for headteachers, in partnership with governors.

Key benefits of an SFE School Improvement Partner:

  • Helps develop the leadership and management expertise in your school
  • Validates the school’s evaluation of key areas
  • Enables schools to prepare for the challenges of inspection
  • Helps identify the key priorities for improvement
  • Ensures document integrity to support school improvement activity

Our structured programme of support is based on growing a strong relationship and professional dialogue, usually, through termly visits, each with a particular focus. Every school will have an allocated Leadership and Management Adviser to work with school leaders throughout the year, so contributing to robust, professional challenge and support.

Growth and development of subject leaders is imperative. The new inspection framework reinforces this as part of the ‘quality of education’ judgement. Services For Education offers a range of subject reviews as a mechanism for school improvement, and these can be tailor-made to suit requirements. Through a partnership approach and joint activity with leaders, including a written report, our advisers will be able to highlight strengths, areas for development and suggest approaches in moving forward.

Our most popular subject reviews include: Science, Maths, English (reading, writing), PSHE, RSE and RE, SEND and can extend to include other national curriculum subjects.

As well as support and development for subject leadership, our advisers are able to offer aspect reviews. Growth and development of aspect leaders is imperative.  The new inspection framework reinforces this as part of the ‘quality of education’ judgement.

Services For Education offers a range of aspect reviews as a mechanism for school improvement, and these can be tailor-made to suit requirements. Through a partnership approach and joint activity with leaders, including a written report, our advisers will be able to highlight strengths, areas for development and suggest approaches in moving forward.

Our most popular aspect reviews include: Safeguarding, Curriculum, Assessment and Early Years, and can extend to include other aspects determined by the school.

Schools collect internal data and also have access to national data sets including the Inspection Data Summary Report (IDSR) and Analyse School Performance (ASP). How schools use and interpret this information is key in identifying strengths, weaknesses and school improvement priorities.

At Services For Education, our school improvement partners can work with you to help understand primary data sets and use this to form key lines of enquiry and hypotheses. Learn how to interrogate your data and information with confidence and key strategies, especially with IDSR and ASP, and how to triangulate this with wider evidence to gain a detailed view of your school’s performance.

The school development plan is one of the greatest influencers in driving improvement. A high quality strategic plan propels prioritised activity from identification to outcome. This key document must have synergy with your self-evaluation and performance management process in order to ensure coherence and a rationale for action.

Our identified advisers can enable school leaders achieve this through a supportive review process, including analysis of the quality of information documented, outcomes and impact measures, and review mechanisms to ensure effective, focused and strategic improvement.

Learn how to formulate key strategic documents, record the impact of activity to capture improvement, and inform future plans.

What We offer

£100.00

Leadership and Management

School Improvement Package

Curriculum Area Training

Free Collective Worship Resources

FREE
2021/22

Leadership and Management

Safeguarding and Child Protection for Headteachers and Nominated Governors

Multiple Dates
Next: 08/07/2022
£270.00
2021/22

Leadership and Management

Update for Existing DSLs on Safeguarding and Child Protection

Multiple Dates
Next: 04/07/2022
£155.00
2022/23

Leadership and Management

Safeguarding and Child Protection for Headteachers and Nominated Governors

Multiple Dates
Next: 15/09/2022
£280.00
2022/23

Assessment

Assessment Briefings for Senior Leaders

Multiple Dates
Next: 23/11/2022
£99.00
2022/23

Leadership and Management

Update for Existing DSLs on Safeguarding and Child Protection

Multiple Dates
Next: 12/09/2022
£165.00
2022/23

Leadership and Management

Online Safer Recruitment

Multiple Dates
Next: 28/11/2022
£280.00
2022/23

Leadership and Management

Safer Recruitment

Multiple Dates
Next: 10/10/2022
£280.00
2022/23

Curriculum Area Training

Leading Primary History

Monday 14th Nov 2022
£280.00

Curriculum Area Training

Metacognition and Learning

Thursday 27th Apr 2023
£165.00

Leadership and Management

Assessing Access Arrangments

Multiple Dates
Next: 13/09/2022
£165.00

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