12 Feb 2019 - 12 Feb 2019
Secretaries and PA's boarding update
February 12, 2019
Presentation delivered by Andrew Lewin, BSA Director of Training & International
Why should you attend?
This seminar is designed for Secretaries and PAs who work closely with SMT and the boarding community. It will provide an update on the current status of boarding and the issues/concerns most prevalent at the time, as well as addressing team communication practice; managing the work life balance; task and time management; and tackling tough situations, like dealing with difficult parents.
- Boarding - an update
- Boarding - current issues/concerns
- Working in a team, communication
- Task and time management
- Managing difficult situations.
10:00 Registration and Tea/Coffee
10:30 Session 1 – Boarding & The National Framework
11:45 Session 2 – Meeting Boarders’ Needs
13:30 Session 3 – Working Safely
14:45 Session 4 – Working Effectively
15:25 Reflection and Action Points
15:30 Close of Seminar
Speaker: Andrew Lewin, BSA Director of Training
Andrew Lewin joined the BSA as Director of Training and International in August 2017. He manages the Training and International team with the BSA and delivers the largest CPD programme to boarding staff in the world. Prior to joining the BSA, he 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 £210 / Non-member £260
Venue: Independent Schools Council, First Floor, 27 Queen Anne's Gate, London, SW1H 9BU