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Outstanding Teacher Programme (OPT) by OLEVI - Programme




The Outstanding Teacher Programme  
The Programme:

  • Provides in-depth coaching to deepen teachers’ understanding of outstanding classroom practice.  Participants improve through facilitated practice activities and structured opportunities to reflect on teaching approaches and their quality and impact.
  • Introduces and consolidates new knowledge and skills and focuses on what makes teaching and learning outstanding.
  • Forms part of the school’s professional development provision as this supports the implementation of agreed best practice and national agendas.
  • Provides strong input on the progression against the professional standards of excellence.  This programme is crucial for teachers involved in developing Leadership in Teaching and Learning.
This programme is open to teachers with at least 3 years teaching experience and the potential and capacity to constantly deliver outstanding lessons.
Applicants need to demonstrate:
  • Strong commitment to teaching and learning and show that they are inspiring individuals with strong interpersonal skills who are role models for pupils and colleagues
  • At least three years of teaching experience
  • Value added data showing excellent student progress and improving exam results where applicable
  • Some external recognition (e.g. Threshold or Ofsted grades) that indicates they have the ability to become consistently outstanding teachers
  • A commitment to professional development and the ability to truly reflect on their practice, including using student feedback to evaluate the impact of their teaching.
  • Requires delegates to prepare and present at an outstanding level to the whole delegate group for evaluation against DR ICE.
  • 100% Attendance (unless due to exceptional circumstances
  • Completion of school tasks
The programme consists of full and half day facilitated sessions over an 8 week period. 

Fay McKirgan & Emily Kynaston – Assistant Headteachers at St Peter’s Primary School

Delegate Price:   £500.00 including refreshments
Day Date Session Start Finish  
Monday 23 Feb 2015 1 9.15 12.00  
Monday 02 March 2015 2 9.15 4.00 Lunch
Wednesday 11 March 2015 3 9.15 12.00  
Monday 23 March 2015 4 9.15 12.00  
Monday 20 April 2015 6 9.15 4.00 Lunch Provided
Tuesday 05 May 2015 8 9.15 12.00  
Monday 18 May 2015 10 9.15 12.30 Light Lunch Provided
Please note:
Session 5 Week Commencing 13 April 2015
Session 7  Week Commencing 27 April 2015
Session 9 Week Commencing 11 May 2015
are in school practice weeks


To book places, please contact Jeanette Gillott at St Peter’s Learning Centre on
01939-236141 or email learning.centre@st-peters.shropshire.sch.uk