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Preparation for a new senior boarding role - June 05, 2018
05 Jun 2018 10:30 - 05 Jun 2018 15:30

Preparation for a new senior boarding role

Date: June 05, 2018


Why you should attend: Taking on a new senior role can be both and exciting and challenging. In addition to providing a strategic lead you will be expected to have a detailed knowledge of the schools’ pastoral and boarding care. Key to success in this new role will be the ability to manage a diverse team and identify crucial tasks so that you can take a proactive role in improving boarding provision.



10 – 10:30       Tea/Coffee on arrival

10:30               Welcome and Introduction

10:35               Session 1 – National update on Boarding and completing a Boarding audit

11:30               Tea/Coffee

11:45               Session 2 – Building the Boarding team

12:45               Lunch

13:30               Session 3 – Better task management, successful delegation, effective communication

14:30               Tea/Coffee

14:45               Session 4 – Time management

15:30               Close


Speaker: Andrew Lewin, BSA Director of Training

Andrew Lewin, joined the BSA team as Director of Training in August 2017. He manages the Training and International Team within BSA and delivers the largest CPD programme to boarding staff in the world. Prior to joining BSA, he has lived and worked in boarding schools literally all his life. He has been the Head in three boarding schools, as well as Deputy Head, Housemaster, Head of Geography, Master i/c Rugby, Hockey and Cricket and Director of Development. He has been an ISI Team Inspector and a Governor of an independent boarding school. He has also served on the local safeguarding children's boards in North Yorkshire and Cheshire where he organised and delivered training for both local authorities and independent schools.


Cost: Member £200 / Non-member £250

Venue: Boarding Schools' Association, 134 Buckingham Palace Road, SW1W 9SA 


134 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 9SA, United Kingdom