Professional Development

GSAS is a learning community for all staff and students.

Our Professional Learning (PL) 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 or Teaching Leaders Fellowships
  • We work with a range of partners – such as TeachFirst, Transforming Learning, Teaching Leaders and the Teachers Development Trust to ensure high quality opportunities
  • We are currently taking in part in an Embedding Formative Assessment research trial pioneered by the SSAT
  • We foster a challenging and collaborative environment that engages with research and evidence
  • We champion all levels of leaders across the school

School Direct

We are offering three Salaried School Direct training places for Chemistry, Maths and English in 2017-18 Read more…

Working with our partners: