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Inspirit - St Thomas More Teaching School

St Thomas More Teaching School

Leading a Mentally Healthy School

Senior Leader & Governor Course

Objectives of the Course 

Leading a Mentally Healthy School training modules have been funded by Health Education England (HEE) and created by the School Development Support Agency (SDSA) in partnership with an expert group of educational psychologists, education consultants and mental health organisations.

The course is aimed specifically at Senior Leaders and focuses on reflection of current provision and strategic planning to help develop a mentally healthy school.

Leading a Mentally Healthy School aims:
to enable and empower senior leaders to put mental health at the heart of strategic school improvement to equip senior leaders with practical and sustainable approaches that can be implemented on return to school.

Module 1: Ethos, culture and strategic leadership
   What is mental health?
   Why have a whole school approach to mental health
   The importance of ethos and culture
   Strategic planning

Module 2: Policies and procedures for impact
   Policies and leadership
   Signs and symptoms
   Procedures for impact

Sessions Dates 

19th February 2019
18th March 2019

Time of Sessions 

9.30 - 15.00


Inspirit Teaching School (St Thomas More), Tyne Crescent, Bedford, MK41 7UL


Free to Bedford Borough Schools
£50 per day for all other



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