CPD & Leadership - Didcot Girls' School

CPD & Leadership

We offer a range of courses and professional development opportunities for teachers and support staff in schools. All dates and times being are in the process of being confirmed; please contact teachingschools@didcotgirls.oxon.sch.uk to express your interest.

Ethos and Student Leadership Day - Tuesday 26th June.

"Didcot Girls' School is a vibrant school community which empowers girls to become resilient and to fulfil their potential as future leaders."  Students take on a wide range of leadership roles and are rewarded through all their leadership endeavours by the leadership ladder which recognises achievement within and beyond the school community.  Come and find out about why leadership is relevant to everyone and how to build a culture of student leadership in your school.

This day is suitable for Senior and middle leaders developing school ethos and student leadership. Cost £75 (£50 for delegates from the Didcot Area Partnership or the Didcot Girls' School Teaching School Alliance or for more than one delegate from the same organisation. Click here for more information.

Leading Careers Education in School  - Monday 2nd July (morning)

This half-day programme has been designed to share straightforward practical strategies  to meet the new statutory guidance for Careers Education. It will be facilitated by Stuart George SLE for Careers and Citizenship with Didcot Girls' School Teaching School Alliance. Cost £50 per delegate; see flier for more information.

Middle Leader Peer Reviews

A one-day programme getting under the skin of a leading department at DGS with the option for a follow-up review in the participant’s own school. Various subjects offered through the year. Click here for more information.


Primary and Secondary Development Day  - Tuesday 10th July

The Primary and Secondary Development day provides the opportunity for primary and secondary colleagues to gain understanding of the curriculum and systems for monitoring progress at Key Stage 3, and to share best practice with colleagues from other schools.  The day will be of interest to colleagues from Primary or Secondary Schools. Cost £50; see flier for more information. 

School Leadership Development Days

Our School Leadership Development Days  provide the opportunity to share the school improvement strategies implemented across  Didcot Girls’ School which have enabled fast-paced improvement from Ofsted RI to Outstanding over five years. Click here for more information. 

Join us on one of the following dates:

Wednesday 22nd November  9.30am – 4pm

Tuesday 30th January 9.30am – 4pm

Wednesday 6th June 9.30am – 4pm




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