Leadership Updates

Our leadership updates provide termly opportunities to network with colleagues and hear from key partners on topics impacting Norfolk schools and leaders. 

Our key partners include the Local Authority, Health, Police and other local and national providers in the education sector, including Ofsted and the Regional Schools Commissioner's office. Agenda items focus on strategic school leadership and management, providing an overview of the current landscape and signposting to relevant services, as well as having frequent opportunities to feed into and help design and develop programmes for across the county.     

Not only are these meetings a fantastic opportunity to receive information and ask questions they are an excellent opportunity to share with and support your colleagues from across the county.

Leadership Updates for 2021-22 academic year

We are putting on 6 dates for the Primary and Secondary Leadership updates for the next academic year. These will be taking place at different venues listed below. Agendas will be detailed on here nearer the time. You will need to book your place onto the leadership update via the booking form at the bottom of this page.

Dates of meeting:

Primary Leadership Updates, termly at a venue 

Autumn -  2nd November 2021 – 1.30pm - 4pm – Wensum Valley Hotel (Central)

Spring -    22nd February 2022 – 9am – 11.30am – venue to be announced (East)

Summer - 14th June 2022 – 9am – 11.30am - venue to be announced (West)

Secondary Leadership Updates, termly at a venue 

Autumn – 2nd November 2021 – 9am - 11.30am - Wensum Valley Hotel

Spring – 23rd February 2022 - 9am -11.30am -Wensum Valley Hotel

Summer – 15th June 2022 – 9am – 11.30am - Wensum Valley Hotel


Autumn Term - Primary Leadership Update - booking form

Autumn Term - Secondary Leadership Update - booking form

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