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Ask Maria

Sometimes being a Senior Leader in a School / PRU / College is lonely! Am I doing the right things? Am I doing it right? If you need expert advice why not ask Maria? If she doesn't know then she will probably know someone who does!

The services we offer include:

• Health Checks

  • One or two day review visits.
  • Supported self-evaluation with the headteacher, senior managers, and the governors.
  • Checking your evidence.
  • Helping you to setup your systems.

• Individual and Small Group Coaching for Subject and Phase Leaders

  • Clarifying what has been achieved.
  • Helping to prioritise what needs to be done to improve.
  • Checking on the evidence – show Maria!
  • Help for new, overseas, re-training or struggling teachers.

• Focus on your Practice – how good is it?

  • External specialists view?
  • You choose the aspects to focus on.
  • Discuss your needs with Maria and design the advice, support and training to match!

• Combine Advice and Training

  • Time spent with senior management/leadership teams.
  • Time with subject leaders, groups of staff.

• Joint Work Sampling – doing it together!

  • All ages/phases – highest, average, lowest attainers.
  • P1 to NC8 – all levels.
  • What evidence of progress over time is there?
  • Evaluation analysis of IEPs, Annual Results and Outcomes.

... also available as a training course

• PSHCE – Personal, Social, Health, Citizenship Education

  • Help with auditing what you do.
  • Every Child Matters.
  • Drugs education.
  • Links to effective trainers in this area.

... also available as a training course

• Map your Spiritual Moral Social Cultural Development

  • How do you promote?
  • What do you do?
  • Help with an annual plan.
  • Gathering the evidence.
  • A focus on emotional and personal development too!

... also available as a training course


Ask us for our fees – they are tailored to your requirements.