Course Outline

This 2-hours course will introduce participants to knowledge and skills that underpin both coaching and mentoring. We will establish the differences and similarities of coaching and mentoring and consider where they might be best positioned within your own setting and role. The webinar will provide you with an opportunity to develop your own coaching skills as a leader and begin to develop your coaching strategy for your school.

Course Objectives

  • Understand coaching and mentoring and compare the differences between both.
  • Explore the role that coaching and mentoring can play in your own school.
  • Consider how coaching skills can enhance leadership at any level.

Delegates receive:

  • Completion Certificate
  • Take-away Resources
  • Essential Reading List
  • Optional Post Online Support

About John Kane

Leadership & School Improvement Consultant

John Kane

John is a specialist in developing leadership cultures through values-driven change and improvement. During 30 years’ as a teacher, he’s led schools at all levels through his headship and as the director of a multi-academy trust. John believes teachers are the most important professionals in any school, which requires us to invest in their development through high-quality learning. As a qualified coach himself, John uses coaching to achieve sustainable improvement and collaborative learning. He has created and presented many professional development courses for teachers and leaders – his online course on raising expectations and challenge in the classroom is a must for many UK teachers. Committed to driving global best.