Application for senior leadership roles – survey results

In April 2021 I carried out a survey to develop a better awareness of the success rate of teachers who have applied for senior leadership roles. The aim was to find out whether the level of support that was made available to candidates enabled them to be more successful at securing a leadership role. ThisContinue reading “Application for senior leadership roles – survey results”

6 things to consider when writing your supporting statement

A well thought-out supporting statement can get you off the starting blocks of the application process. If you really want the role you’re applying for, you have to make sure your statement stands out for all the right reasons and enables you to secure an interview. Based on my experience of reading hundreds of supportingContinue reading “6 things to consider when writing your supporting statement”

Stop comparing yourself to other educators on Twitter

With over 330 milillon users, Twitter is a great platform for those in education. If you’re a teacher whether new or experienced, it’s a useful tool for sharing planning ideas, classroom resources, getting tips on behaviour management, or simply receiving words of encouragement when you’ve had ‘one of those days’. If you’re in leadership it’sContinue reading “Stop comparing yourself to other educators on Twitter”