Coaching & Leadership Development

4 Day Coaching Programme to

Maximise Staff Performance

Learn to get the best out of yourself and others on our 4 Day Coaching Programme to Maximise Staff Performance

September 2019 – April 2020 – St Marylebone Girls School, Marylebone, London

Register Your Interest

Do you want to…

– Spend less time solving human process issues and working with challenging adult behaviours?

– Improve your ability to get the best out different personality types?

– Create a school culture in which all individuals are empowered to take full responsibility for their actions and ownership for their own success?

Download our 4 Day Coaching Programme Brochure

Programme Overview

Approved by the UK’s Leading Leadership Development Body, the Institute of Leadership and Management, our 4 Day Coaching Programme aims to provide senior school leaders with the knowledge, skills and confidence to utilise coaching as part of their normal work role.

Its aim is to provide a solid foundation for those school leaders who want to fully understand how to create a coaching culture in their school. It will equip practicing school leaders with the knowledge, skills and confidence to apply a range of coaching skills to help improve the performance of those they lead and manage.

All participants gain FREE ILM studying membership whilst on the programme and receive an ILM Development Certificate on completion.

Our 4 Day Coaching Programme will equip you with the skills for:

– Managing difficult conversations and challenging behaviours

– Better understanding your team and how you can get the best out of individuals

– Facilitating better teamwork and minimising team conflict

– Identifying and managing a range of personality types.

– Nurturing positive, effective and supportive school relationships


Where: The St Marylebone Girls School, Westminster


Once you have completed the programme, you will come away with:

– A solid understanding of coaching and how it can be used to strengthen your ability to lead and manage others

– The confidence to use your coaching skills to support school improvement initiatives and develop a coaching culture in your school

– A greater self-understanding and fully utilise your strengths in your role

– Strategies and tools that can help you develop stronger working relationships with your team

Price: £875 + VAT 

If you’d like to secure a place, or simply find out more – please follow the link above and schedule a call with the programme facilitator, Viv Grant.

Programme Outline

Days 1& 2 – Thursday 26th and Friday 27th September 2019


Focus: The focus for both these days is on coaching theory and practice.


Through group discussion, tasks and practical exercises, participants will:


– Develop their understanding of coaching as a tool for human growth and development

– Increase their understanding of coaching terminology and associated skill set

– Explore the role coaching plays in building their own leadership capacity


Days 3 & 4 – Wednesday 22nd Jan and Wednesday 1st April 2020


Focus: The focus for both these days is on coaching and the relational aspects of school improvement


Through group discussion, tasks and practical exercises, participants will:


– Reflect on their practice and deepen their knowledge of relationship management techniques

– Explore ways in which they deepen their understanding of individuals and choose the best approach for bringing out the best in them

– Identify how they can sustain best people development practices within their own school contexts

At the end of day two, time will be spent identifying two colleagues, that individuals will work with in between days 3 & 4. 

Participants will identify how they can utilize new coaching knowledge and skills gained from days 1 & 2 to support the development of members of staff that they lead and manage.

“It has been fantastic. I have learnt so much about myself and gained a lifelong skill that will help others. This programme has the potential to save the education sector from a national crisis”

Marigold Palmer-Jones

“Thank you for a fabulous course- the most inspirational personal development I have experienced in many years”

Julia Corby

“One of the most useful CPD programmes that I have been on; for myself as a Head, my staff and my school”

Lorraine Martin

“An excellent course for anyone wanting to start their journey towards being an effective coach and also shape the organisation in which they work”

Tim Beale

If you’d like to discuss what’s involved and how the programme can support you and your school – please book a call with the programme facilitator, Viv Grant now!

Bring a friend or member of your SLT…


If you have a colleague, friend or member of your SLT, you think will benefit from also being part of the cohort, we are now offering a 10% discount for both you and them! To redeem this discount, just send us an email to – along with details of your group and we’ll sort the rest.


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