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Effective PA to the Headteacher Conference 2024

Wed, 4 Dec 2024

Virtual, Online

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This exclusive one-day conference has been designed for the progressive Headteacher’s Personal Assistant who plays a pivotal role in the smooth operation of our schools. Through out the day you will hear from expert speakers on topics such as; supporting improved attendance, maintaining school policies, safer recruitment, preparing for Ofsted and reporting on staff sickness and absence.

Throughout the day, you will hear from a range of expert speakers and will have time to pose the questions that matter to you. You will have plenty of time to network with like-minded colleagues.

This conference will enable you to:

  • Develop skills for managing difficult conversations through effective and courageous conversations

  • Update your knowledge on data protection to help you avoid common pitfalls

  • Understand how you can work with the wider school staff to help improve school attendance

  • Effectively manage staff sickness and report to the senior leadership team

  • Handle staff leave of absence requests

  • Ensure that policies remain relevant and compliant with current educational standards and requirements

  • Strengthen best practices in safer recruitment, aiming to enhance the safety and integrity of the educational environment

  • Implement strategies for supporting Headteachers in preparing for Ofsted inspections, with a focus on thorough documentation and material readiness

Speakers include:

Clare Wilson

Team Manager – CIPPe, CIPM
Education Data Hub

Mr Martyn Palfreyman

Head of Education for a large Local Authority
Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council

Nickii Messer

School Business Management and Leadership Trainer
All the geese

Steve Burnage, FCCT FRSA M.Ed.

International Education Consultant, Inspector and Author
Mister Steve Training and Consultancy

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.

Fee Options

Virtual NHS, Schools, Care and Public Sector



(Prices in brackets include VAT)


Additional delegate discount:

A discount of 15% will be applied to fees for any extra delegates.

Online discount:

A discount of 10% will be applied if you pay using the website.

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