We are delighted to share the DBE Partnership Agreement for schools for 2021 – 2022.

Please complete the form below and return to officedbe@leicesterdbe.org by 27th August 2021

Training and Events 2021-2022

We are currently finalising the Training and Events Plan for 2021-2022 but would like to highlight that the along with our usual support for RE, SIAMS, Governance and Collective Worship the following will be included, full plan and booking links will be shared by w/c 14th June on the events page of the website HERE:

Initial Teaching Trainees (virtual sessions)

  • RE Support with Fiona Moss – Monday 8th November, 4pm – 5.30pm, Wednesday 2nd March, 4pm – 5.30pm, Tuesday 4th May 4pm-5.30pm
  • What does it mean to work in a CofE school Yolanda Morley-McKay – 17th  – 17th January 4pm – 5.00pm

Early Career Teachers (NQTs / RQTs)

These sessions are designed to support the ECT training from Teaching School Hubs

  • RE Development with Fiona – Thursday 18th November 3pm – 6pm and Wednesday 28th April 3pm – 6pm
  • What does it mean to work in a CofE school – Yolanda Morley-McKay – 17th January 4pm – 5.00pn

Support Staff

  • What does it mean to work in a CofE school Yolanda Morley-McKay – 17th January 4pm – 5.00pm
  • Wellbeing Workshops – Dates TBC led by Occupational Therapist, Kate Jackson 

Aspiring Church School LeadersA new LDBE Programme, high in challenge and high in support it will to empower and develop leaders in schools.  Participants will need to either be in a subject leader / phase position or be supported by their headteacher to lead on an element of school development for the duration of this programme (Autumn 2 – Summer 1)

  • Session 1 – Who am I to lead? – 11th November 2021, 1.00pm – 4.30pm
  • Session 2 –Vision, Values & Decision Making, 13th January 2022, 2.00pm – 4.30pm
  • Session 3 –Dealing with Blockers & Blindspots, 23rd March 2022, 2.00pm – 4.30pm
  • Session 4 –Learning Together, 18th May 2022, 3.30pm – 5.00pm
  • Session 5 –Sustaining & Presenting Impact, 30th June 2022, 1.00pm – 4.30pm

Stepping Into Headship – This is a practical programme designed for leaders who are preparing to apply for headship in a CofE school.  

  • Session 1 – Your Vision for CofE Headship, 28th October 2021, 4.00pm – 5.30pm
  • Session 2 – Application Writing, 2nd December 2021, 4.00pm – 5.30pm
  • Session 3 – Impact & Presence at Interview, 20th January 2022, 3.00pm – 5.30pm