Big 8, Empowering Leadership toolkit, 4-5 July in Plymouth, Devon

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2 in person sessions

Plymouth, Devon

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July 4, 2024 | 9:00 am
finishes 4:00 pm

Session 2

July 5, 2024 | 9:00 am
finishes 4:00 pm

Feedback from a previous course participant

I don't think I've ever seen people be so vulnerable at a training session before and really highlighted to me the importance of embracing failure and using it as a tool to move forward and educate others. I came home yesterday feeling very 'heard' and inspired by everyone in the room!
Jessica Dunks
Fair Education Alliance

Do you want to cultivate a leadership approach that nurtures growth, embraces diversity and sparks innovation?

Transform your leadership approach with the Big 8 toolkit

 

What is the Big 8? 

The Big 8 is a powerful toolkit which enables education leaders to create a relational and highly focused work culture, with clarity around expectations, and space for innovation. Built on insights from psychology and client-centered coaching, the tools focus on how to empower individuals to think and act with autonomy by creating overall team coherence and psychological safety. The tools are practical and learnable – although we all find some of them easier than others!

 

What you will gain

  • Be able to support those around you to build trusting relationships, and raise self awareness, creating a positive team environment
  • Be able to agree ways of working and hold each other accountable for this
  • Confidence to give and receive feedback to enhance performance and strengthen team culture
  • Greater confidence from team members to share their insights and so gain a variety of perspectives that create real and lasting change

 

What you will experience

  • An initial two days of immersive training, which includes learning the theory, research and how to put the Big 8 into practice
  • Termly online refresher workshops, with the wider Big 8 Practitioner Network
  • Access to a variety of resources to fuel your ongoing development, including a research paper, self-evaluation tool, reflective activities and demonstration videos
  • Becoming a certified Big 8 Practitioner, with a badge for your email signature, CV and social media
  • A 10% referral discount to encourage others to experience the Big 8

 

* 1 year membership of the Big 8 Practitioner Network included, which starts after your in person sessions (£195 per year thereafter – opt out at any time).

Meet the facilitator

Liz Robinson

CEO, Big Education

Liz’s motivation comes from a profound belief that schools can play a transformative role in children’s lives, but also in shaping whole communities. Social justice and wider change underpin her views that school simply must be about the whole child, the whole family and the whole community.

Important information

Who is this course aimed at?

Leaders at any stage of their career

How does this course contribute to a Big Education?

We know that we need new thinking and solutions to the problems we face in education. Leaders need to feel empowered to navigate this, which means culture is critical.

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