Leadership and Governance

How we are supporting excellence in leadership and governance in Suffolk schools as part of Raising the Bar 2015-2017.

Leadership and governance

How you can get involved in excellence in leadership and governance Teach Suffolk

Teach Suffolk is our new brand to attract quality teachers to the county. The new website features the routes into teaching in Suffolk, stories of what Suffolk teachers love about teaching, and the latest teaching jobs on offer. 
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  1. Embed a new workforce strategy:
    a) Develop ‘Teach Suffolk’ brand to attract high quality teachers into Suffolk
    b) Build schools’ capacity to recruit and manage new talent pipelines
    c) Invest in developing school leaders at all levels, from newly qualified teachers to headteachers
  2. Provide effective support to enable governors in schools and committees in early years providers to challenge performance and attainment #O2

Changes we will see

  • New ‘Teach Suffolk’ brand
  • Suffolk initiative to recruit new school talent
  • Growing Leaders programme, with bursaries for leadership development
  • Relaunched Suffolk governors programme

Priority Lead: Julia Dolan

Contact Julia Dolan via Raising the Bar about excellence in leadership and governance 

#O1-6 Indicate the reference number of areas of improvement identified in Suffolk County Council’s Action Plan in response to the Ofsted Inspection January 2015

Other Raising the Bar priorities for 2015-2017