VASSP has an extensive Professional Development porogram for members and non-members.The cover a wide range of topics relevant to school leaders.
Download the 2017 PD calendar here.
Professional workshops offered in Semester 2, 2018
These workshops are suitable for principal class members, leading teachers and any other staff who hold positions of responsibility.
with Moira Toohey, Thursday 13 September
There are two complimentary workshops being offered next month; one specifically designed for secondary school timetablers and one for primary. P-12 school leaders with timetabling responsibility are welcome to attend both sessions.
Registration Form - Edval Timetable 13 September
Applying for Principal Class Positions
with Rob Newton and Garry Schultz, Wednesday 10 October
This workshop covers application writing, interview preparation and interview practice. It is suitable for leading teachers and assistant principals.
Registration Form Applying for Principal Class Positions Sept 2018
Growth Coaching: Introduction to Leadership Coaching
Presented by Chris Munro - Wednesday 5 and Thursday 6 December
This workshop provides an introduction the growth coaching model and would be especially suitable for newly appointed leading teachers and learning specialists.
Developing Your Personal Leadership: Practical tools to improve personal effectiveness
BTS Spark offers targeted leadership development and coaching to school leaders and education professionals. We support school principals, school leaders, teachers and education executives to develop their leadership practice through workshops, one-to-one coaching, group coaching, webinars and online learning. Our leading-edge curriculum spans 34 leadership mindset shifts and our approach has won multiple global learning awards. In Australia, we have delivered programs in every state and territory, partnering with Departments of Education, professional associations, AITSL and ACARA.Please note registrations close on Monday 6 August.
Registration Form - Personal Leadership
Workforce Planning for 2019
A workshop for Principals, Assistant Principals and School Leaders Presented by: Bill Hunt VASSP and the VPA, along with Bill Hunt are offering a workshop designed to help principals and leadership teams align their personnel and resources with the school’s goals and targets so they make the most difference.
The workshop will cover:
- Workforce planning and budgeting concepts
- Major issues that impact on staff planning
- Creating a sustainable workforce plan
- Deficit and surplus management strategies
- Hands on modelling with the SRP Planner using your school’s data
Sessions available in a range of regional areas including:
- Hume Region, 10 October 2018
- Northern Metropolitan, 12 October 2018
- Southern Metropolitan, 17 October 2018
- Gippsland Region, 19 October 2018
- Ballarat Region, 23 October 2018
- Bendigo Region, 24 October 2018
- Geelong Region, 26 October 2018
Download the registration form for Workforce Planning