This professional learning programme will support team leaders, head teachers, curriculum leaders or kaiako aspiring to step up into a leadership role to:
Understand the key ECE documents that inform teaching and leadership practice
Develop credibility that is based on educational expertise and good self-awareness
Build high trust relationships using effective communication strategies
Grow personal and professional capability that will sustain a systems leadership model
Draw on the individual strengths and collective strengths within team
Strong links will be made to The Leadership Capability Framework, Te Ara Poutama, NELP and Ngā Aronga Whai Hua.
Leadership is about being an influencer who can support others to make a positive difference to children’s learning. In order to do this effectively we need capable leaders who are able to create the right conditions to build and sustain thriving teams and who can tackle tough challenges with vision, resilience and adaptability.
Now is the time to prioritise how 2023 will be the year you invest in developing staff to strengthen teaching, leadership and learner support capability. (NELP – Objective 3 Priority 6 Quality Teaching and Leadership)
Mā mua ka kite a muri, mā muri ka ora a mua. Those who lead give sight to those who follow, those who follow give life to those who lead.