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Introduction to Developing Middle Leaders Coaching and Mentoring Skills
Course Code - AET003

Aimed at middle leaders and teaching mentors.

Part of our Building capacity training programme

Supporting and developing teaching practice is an essential skill for middle leaders. This one-day course introduces delegates to this vital aspect of their role including gaining confidence to provide focused feedback and deal with holding potentially challenging conversations.


  • Develop the skills needed to coach and mentor others towards improved performance
  • Enhance feedback skills and confidence to tackle underperformance
  • Develop focused performance management procedures and action planning


One day

Session outlines

Session one: Unpicking the essential Mentoring and coaching skills
Session two: Developing your monitoring, evaluation and feedback skills
Session three: Managing relationships, dealing with challenging conversations
Session four: Improving performance: Developing focused action plans