• Representation on the strategic board and other opportunities to shape the direction of the Alliance's activities and share best and next practice
  • Access to our highly successful and well established SCITT which has been producing teachers for the locality for over 18 years- our payments to schools are generous, mentor development is high quality, and you will play an active role in the SCITT's strategic and operational development
  • Discounts, typically 10%, on all professional development and leadership programmes /events. Our programmes meet the needs of pre-ITT through to and beyond headship and we are a strategic CPD hub for AQA, a link school for the IoP, a maths hub, and work closely with MyScience
  • GSA is a member of a range of other influential networks such as Whole Education, FASNA, Challenge partners and SSAT
  • Access to R and D and other funding opportunities only available to Teaching Schools
  • Access to a range of school to school support packages led by NLEs, LLEs and opportunities for staff to be designated and brokered as SLEs- this may include bespoke leadership programmes delivered in your own schools
  • Opportunities to deliver and /or receive high quality CPD ensuring economies and efficiencies of scale e.g. through high profile key speakers and trainers
  • Work with a range of schools to deliver the TSA primary and secondary NQT programmes- former trainees from our SCITT are given free places on this
  • Become an operational partner in the East Midlands West Maths Hub
  • A range of subject and phase networks - Maths (Primary and Secondary), Secondary MFL, Secondary Science, Primary English/Literacy Subject Leader Network, Sixth Form Network.
  • Free access to our very successful annual Leadership Pathways programme (this is our succession planning and talent management programme aimed at growing the leaders of tomorrow)- It includes external coaching, a 360 diagnostic, a school improvement project and role shadowing opportunities



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