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Outstanding Teacher Programme (OTP)

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we are delighted to announce we now have a Secondary-phase trainers co-delivering this programme so it is a cross-phase programme.

The Outstanding Teacher Programme (OTP) is open to teachers with the potential and capacity to deliver consistently outstanding lessons, and who want to develop a mindset of excellence.  OTP is a key part of the OLEVI portfolio of school-to-school support which is helping to increase capacity and drive up standards in schools.  It is designed and facilitated by experienced leaders and is crucial for teachers involved in developing leadership in Teaching & Learning. OTP gives good and outstanding teachers a set of high levels skills and strategies that enable them to become consistently and sustainably outstanding.



This OTP programme is facilitated over a 10 week period and consists of:

  • 2 full days
  • 5 half days 
  • 3 in-school practice sessions


2017 Dates

  • Thursday 5th October 9am - 12pm
  • Thursday 12th October 9am - 4pm (lunch provided)
  • Thursday 19th October 9am - 12pm
  • Thursday 2nd November 9am - 12pm
  • w/c 6th November in-school practice 1
  • Thursday 16th November 9am - 4pm (lunch provided)
  • w/c 20th November in-school practice 2
  • Thursday 30th November 9am - 12pm
  • w/c 4th December in-school practice 3
  • Thursday 14th December 9am - 12pm



Generally, applicants need to demonstrate:

  • the potential to achieve outstanding teaching and learning
  • strong commitment to improving teaching & learning
  • the ability to reflect on own practice and use pupil feedback to evaluate the impact of their teaching
  • This programme can be suitable for RQTs and a further discount is available for them.


This programme will help teachers to:

  • demonstrate higher level understanding of teaching and improve learning for their pupils
  • coach colleagues and pupils in their own school and in other schools to raise performance levels
  • create a proactive school culture where the quality of teaching and learning is openly observed, discussed, challenged and enhanced
  • increase professional satisfaction and create opportunities for further leadership and career progression


Previous delegate feedback:

“OTP has helped me to concentrate on the fundamentals of long-term outstanding practice – not just one lesson”

“OTP has re-energised my faith in myself as a teacher”

“Wonderful to visit other schools – such a useful snapshot of teaching and learning”

Fabulous collaborative atmosphere”

“Clearly transferable”



Discounts apply for multiple bookings for OTP and/or selected other programmes if booked by end of July 2017:
1 delegate £300, 3 delegates £750, 4 delegate £975 (original price was £425)


Book via or call Paula Parkes on 01329 234016


OTP Autumn 2017 PDF flyer

Book now! Friday 19th January 2018 - Pioneer Leadership Conference for Headteachers, SLT & SENCo - call 01329 234016