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Delivering Outstanding Pastoral Care Conference 2023

This Conference is now Closed

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The role of the Pastoral Lead in schools is critical to student welfare, and with such a broad role it is crucial that you keep up to date with changes to guidance, law and best practice. 

Chaired by Phil Jones, National Chair, National Association for Pastoral Care in Education this full day conference will look at recent changes to guidance on behaviour, exclusions, attendance and safeguarding so that you are able to remain compliant and understand the impact that these will have on your day-to-day work. 

Our experts will also be delivering sessions on some of the biggest challenges facing pastoral leads in schools, including; responding to the cost of living crisis, supporting student mental health and wellbeing and addressing the difficulties arising out of cyber bullying.

Who should attend?
Pastoral Leaders, Senior Mental Health Leads, Behaviour Leads, Designated Safeguarding Leads, Deputy DSLs, Assistant Heads, Deputy Heads, School Counsellors and any other members of staff who wish to improve their understanding of pastoral care in schools

This conference will enable you to:

  • Get essential updates on key topics for pastoral leads in schools

  • Understand how the cost of living crisis might impact your pupils 

  • Come away with practical ideas to support children and families facing poverty

  • Improve how you work with hard to reach and disengaged families 

  • Gain a deeper understanding of how to work with children facing mental health challenges

  • Improve how you respond to incidents of cyber bullying to ensure pupils are effectively supported

  • Update your knowledge on school attendance and the changes to guidance and proposed changes in the Schools Bill

  • Go back to your school with practical ideas to improve your behaviour management strategy

  • Hear practical case studies from pastoral leads in schools about changes they have implemented

  • Supports CPD professional development 

Exhibition & Sponsorship Packages

This conference offers a valuable opportunity for industry suppliers to personally meet with their target audience where they will have time to talk and demonstrate the benefits of their products. High quality specialist audiences make having a presence at our events a highly targeted and cost effective marketing channel.

Why Exhibit?

Having a presence at this event will give you the opportunity to:

  • Demonstrate your product, system or service
  • Network and engage with your key audience  
  • Generate new business leads
  • Gain exposure for your brand and raise the profile of your organisation
  • Understand the current needs of your audience and challenges they’re facing
  • Update your knowledge of national policy and local developments  


Contact Carolyn Goodbody for exhibition and sponsorship prices, or to discuss a tailored package to suit your needs and budget.

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