We make schools outstanding
And we keep them there

Join our Educational Excellence Mastermind of school leaders from great schools

Learn from the best schools

Be a consistently great school

Never worry about Ofsted again

We make schools outstanding
And we keep them there

Join our Educational Excellence Mastermind of school leaders from great schools

Learn from the best schools

Be a consistently great school

Never worry about Ofsted again

You’re not learning from the best because most schools you meet are good or worse, not great.

Getting to good is well supported.
But the journey from great isn’t.

Learn from the best

Learn from great schools, great leaders and great experts

Learn as a team

Membership is for you and your leadership team

Be supported by great leaders

Who you wouldn’t otherwise meet and who want your school to be brilliant

Schools we support are 300% more likely to be judged outstanding
And we don’t look at the Ofsted framework

What's Included?

Termly visits to recently outstanding schools

To really know what outstanding education is you have to see it, regularly and in it’s many different forms

Expert speakers

To bring you the best ideas

Termly visits to Mastermind members schools

Learn from others in the group as they create excellence in their schools

Headteacher support group

A supportive group where you don’t have to wear your ‘leadership mask’ and we’ll resolve your leadership challenges

Termly leadership team focus sessions

We look at the term ahead because as leaders we always need to be a step ahead

Environmental walk

We keep edging up the quality of your environment with an annual environmental walk around.

Half termly strategic and best practice sessions

We will look at ways to level up your performance management, budget, get more time in your week, do less but do it better and more!

Annual events

Including Moving to Outstanding and more

Training

Places at our Successful Difficult Conversations and Breaking the Glass Ceiling of Good

What People Say

The Journey to Outstanding Plan:

1. Fill out the application form

The Educational Excellence Mastermind Group is by application only.

2. Arrange a call

We’ll review your form and if we think the group is a good fit for you and your school we’ll arrange a call.

3. Together we’ll decide if the group is right for you

If we both think we’ll be a good fit you’ll be invited to join, if it’s not we’ll explore what would be best for you.

We understand you don’t do what you do for Ofsted, you do it for your children

Which is why we help headteachers get their team 100% on board so their great plans turn into reality, it just so happens our schools are 300% more likely to be judged as outstanding as a by-product.

We know that you want be a headteacher who gives your children the very best education.

In order to do that your team needs to teach your school of children as well as you could teach a class or children.

The problem is that some of your team aren’t all doing what you need them to do.

Which can make you feel frustrated because your plans are great, if only everyone would do them.
Which can make you feel frustrated because you can see what needs to be done, if only your whole team would too.

We believe good education isn’t good enough for our children.

We understand you don’t do what you do for Ofsted, you do it for your children
Which is why we help headteachers get their team 100% on board so their great plans turn into reality, it just so happens our schools are 300% more likely to be judged as outstanding as a by-product.

FAQs

Termly visits to recently outstanding schools.
Termly visits to great schools within this group.
Half termly strategic sessions with Sonia focus on creating higher performance.
Termly expert webinars.
A range of Heads Up events.
Places at Heads Up training.
Fortnightly Headteacher support sessions.
Half termly 1 hour SLT sessions, strategically looking at the term ahead.

Membership is currently £11,000+VAT for a year.

Up to 6 of your SLT, additional members are £500+VAT.