07 Mar 2017 10:30 - 07 Mar 2017 15:30
Leading the Boarding Team
Date: March 07, 2017
Course content: The strength of your boarding provision will depend on the quality of the boarding team. By understanding what makes a great boarding team, you can develop the boarding provision through a team effort. This workshop will focus on the key aspects of building and managing a House Team. It will look at performance management, conflict resolution, delegation and setting targets, managing meetings, and the critical task of team building. This seminar is open to senior boarding and pastoral staff who wish to build and manage an enthusiastic and committed boarding team. This workshop would also be suitable and available for staff that lead other teams in the school.
• Key principles of leading the boarding team
• Effective team building and management
• Better task and time management
• Reviewing your staff appraisal and development systems
Mark Robinson, BSA Assistant Director of Training
Mark Robinson joined the BSA as Assistant Director of Training in 2010 and has extensive experience within the boarding sector. A former boarding inspector, Mark has held several roles in schools including Housemaster and Head of Department. Since 2002 Mark has been leading CPD in the independent sector. Mark specialises in training boarding staff of all levels, alongside delivering consultancy and advice to boarding schools in the independent and maintained sector at home and abroad.