Educational Leadership training for every stage 


Whether you are
  • new to to the excitement and challenge of leadership and management
  • an established middle leader with a sound grasp of effective leadership
  • a senior leader looking to be a leader of leaders or
  • an established head seeking further development
  • the head of a new leadership team

we have the development programme for your school or academy. We


  • deliver our own programmes 
  • deliver bespoke programmes unique to your school or academy
  • work in partnership with schools to deliver programmes funded by various partners including the National College for Teaching and Leadership


BME Educational Leadership Programmes 2014-2015

West Midlands 

Those from Black and other minority ethnic backgrounds (BME) are under-represented in middle and senior school leadership in education and hence a range of bodies and agencies run what are called positive action programmes to adress this imbalance. Currently of 2.4% of headteachers are from a BME background whilst nearly a third of all pupils in England and Wales are from a BME background. 


FREE BME Internship Programme - Sandwell, West Midlands


If yes, the Sandwell based FREE, National College for Teaching and Leadership funded BME Internship programme could be the perfect leadership development programme for you! Structured around proven career acceleration methodology, this programme, now in its 4th year, delivers extraordinary results. With the support of a supply cover bursary, a two day induction programme and a personal coach, you get to spend 5 or 10 days in a school in your next step promotion post! Click the links below for further information and an application form. Hurry places are limited! Open to all BME middle and senior leaders in the West Midlands.


BME Leadership Internship 14-15 Flyer

BME Internship Application Form 14-15

BME Internship14-15_Information_Booklet 

 If you have any queries, please don't hesitate to call Ankhara 0208 090 1937 


BME Educational Leadership Programmes 2014-2015



The two London programmes  - Courageous Leadership for women from BME backgrounds and Aspire to Deputy Headship - are now closed for applications and were fully subscribed. If you would like to express an interest in future programmes please contact us via the contact form or email: 


Bespoke Leadership Development Programmes

We can be flexible in our delivery. The framework below is an example of a model we've used successfully and know it works:

  • Pre- course leadership skills assessment
  • Leadership development residential 
  • 2 evening face-to-face sessions
  • 3 Post course coaching sessions for each person and
  • Comprehensive learning materials pack

Investment per delegate  from  £ 450+VAT

Other possible elements for inclusion

  • PF16 assessments
  • Discovery Insights analysis
  • arrangment of internships or shadowing
  • coaching and mentoring training

One day stand alone sessions for up to 15 people start from £900 + VAT. Popular topics are

  • Leading Change
  • Managing Difficult People
  • Leading and Developing High Performing Teams
  • Outstanding Time Management
  • Get That Promotion!

Contact us now to fast forward your organisation's leadership development strategy.

We encourage local authorities to run joint courses. Discounts available for larger groups.

Call us to find out more!! 0208 090 1937


 Here is some evaluation feedback from our training:

"The best training we've ever had" Teaching School

"Excellent! Helped refresh my techniques"Really enjoy. Engaable - thanks!" Headteacher

"Excellent Content. Well delivered.Engaging and Useful! ( Managing Difficult People Workshop)


Call now ! Don't wait for Ofsted!

 0208 090 1937