Support Staff Programmes

1.3 Developing Yourself and Managing Others Programme (DYMOP)

This is a dedicated professional learning opportunity for all educational support staff, to reflect and develop their professional skills and to share their experiences with staff from other schools. Sessions are run at a Harrow High School during the school day and include topics such as obstacles to efficiency, delegation and difficult conversations, and management of change. The course has been developed in consultation with staff and is led by educational support staff. PAYG fee £200 per participant.

“Excellent ideas to take forward in school.”


1.4 Senior Support Staff Leadership Programme (SSSLP)

For those already managing support services who aspire to a senior school leadership role, this programme of 8 one and a half hour sessions (4.30pm to 6pm) provides an introduction to the range of business support services that are required by schools to function and an understanding into how these can be led and managed to best effect to provide fully-integrated support to schools. The programme will cover policy and leadership, financial management, capital and estate management, procurement, human resource management, data management and ICT, governance and assurance, and marketing.  Further course details.  PAYG fee £300 per participant.