Critical Publishing Logo

Helping you to thrive and succeed in your chosen profession 

Preparing for Ofsted

Preparing for Ofsted

An insider's guide for teachers and middle leaders

AUTHOR : By Ken Merry

ISBN : 9781914171680

Edition No : 1

Publication : Mar 8, 2022

Extent : 160 pgs

ISBN : 9781914171697

Edition No : 1

Publication : Mar 8, 2022

Extent : 160 pgs

ISBN : 9781914171703

Edition No : 1

Publication : Mar 8, 2022

Extent : 160 pgs

Description

All you need to prepare for your next Ofsted inspection from someone who really knows.

Whether your setting is primary, secondary or FE, this is a handy, practical guide for all teachers and middle managers on how to prepare for and contribute to the success of your Ofsted inspection. Written by an inspector and fully up to date for the new inspection framework, it explains the inspection process, busts the myths associated with inspections, highlights pitfalls to avoid, and gets you inspection-ready to help you cope with the stress and anxiety that it is only natural to feel. It takes a holistic and well-being-focused approach, considering the impact of inspection on you, your colleagues and your learners, and encourages you to understand and feel empowered by your role in the process.

Contents

  1. Understanding the inspection process
  2. What not to do
  3. How to manage an inspection
  4. Don’t do it for Ofsted
  5. Top tips for a successful inspection
  6. Supporting your well-being during the inspection
  7. Inspection preparation checklists
  8. Different types of inspection activity

Author

Ken Merry is an experienced senior leader and education consultant who was employed as one of Her Majesty’s Inspectors for Ofsted between 2016 and 2021. Prior to working for Ofsted he was a teacher, an advanced teaching and learning coach, a middle leader, and vice-chair of governors at a secondary comprehensive school. His current role is as the vice principal for quality at an outstanding further education college in Yorkshire. He continues to inspect for Ofsted on a part time basis and is a member of the governing body for a primary academy trust. 

Publication Overview

£18.99
Add to Basket

Availability:

Your Reviews on this book

You May also Like