Do you want to lead on LGBTQIA+ inclusivity in your nursery, primary, secondary school or college?
Need a leadership project to support your performance review, threshold (UPS) or job application?
Want a flexible qualification that you can take to each school you work in?
Be accredited by E&C to lead on Equity, Diversity & Inclusion in your place of work as an addition to the PRIDE in EDI Award Programme
The E&C Lead Teacher Programme will give you confidence and the support to engage all stakeholders with quick wins and strategies for long-term sustainable change, which participants will examine, plan for and implement during the course.
The programme is both practical and theoretical in line with current policy, research and thinking. It has been specifically designed to equip practising teachers from all subject areas and key stages with the skills, knowledge, resources and data-driven methods to begin the journey of embedding gender identity and sexual orientation into the fabric of your school.
Over the 12 month programme you will receive the essential tools to begin making positive change in your current setting, including:
- A series of 4 webinars with pre and post written and practical tasks to complete in full.
Webinar 1: Policy & Language
Webinar 2: Creating a welcoming environment
Webinar 3: Curriculum
Webinar 4: Presentations and evidence collating
- Monthly individual coaching sessions from the course tutor offering support and advice tailored to the needs of your current role.
- E&C Lead Teacher Programme accreditation for participants who attend all 4 webinars, 10 coaching sessions
- Written and Practical tasks to be completed in full by the end of the programme
The webinars and coaching sessions have flexible timings (daytime/early evenings) to accommodate your teaching schedule.
Webinars will take place in the early evening to allow participants to interact.
The 1:1 coaching sessions will be carried out during your working day.
Delivered online over 12 weeks.
Our school cohorts start in January and September.
You can register at any time to reserve your place for the next cohort.
Please complete the form at the bottom of the page.
'The series has given me the confidence to lead by example and provide more representation to students at school. I've really enjoyed exploring different perspectives and experiences, thank you.'
'Thank you for this great training opportunity and for putting together resources that will enable us to take forward practice in our own classes and raise with colleagues and the SLT. Campaigns are great but this practical training feels supportive and empowering.'
'Really informative. This should be compulsary CPD for all teachers.'
'An extremely smooth, slick and very professional presentation. The presenter was inspiring with lots of good ideas for what we can start working on right now.'