Professional Development

The Deanes is a learning community for all staff and students.

Our Continuing Professional Development programme is personalised, offering

  • Different learning routes: Beginning Teacher programme, NQT programme, Support Staff programme
  • Middle Leadership programme
  • Whole staff learning programmes linked to the Appraisal process

How it works

  • We celebrate and share best practice through three-weekly PL meetings and weekly PL briefings
  • We support accredited further study qualifications such as Masters programmes
  • We work with a range of partners to ensure high quality opportunities
  • We foster a challenging and collaborative environment that engages with research and evidence
  • We champion all levels of leaders across the school