Church Schools

New to a Church School provides guidance ideas and support for teachers new to working in a church school. Preparing for a Church School Inspection aims to provide support and guidance for leaders as they prepare for a Church School Inspection.

Rooted Consultancy offers bespoke training and support for Church Schools in Lincolnshire and beyond. Their work is firmly rooted in outstanding practice which has a proven record of impact. The consultancy is led by Sally Lidbury, who has over 15 years experience working within the primary sector. During her career Sally has primarily worked in Church of England Primary Schools both as a teacher and leader, gaining extensive knowledge and valuable experience.


Preparing for an inspection

This full one day course is co delivered with an ex HMI, aimed at Senior Leaders and above.

 Understand as a leadership how to get the best out of the inspection process.
 Be able to write key lines of enquiry and understand fully the Inspection Dashboard.
Leaders will be given examples of how to prepare documentation to demonstrate their school’s achievements against the framework.


New to a Church School

This course provides guidance, ideas and support for teachers new to working in a Church School.
Together we will explore:
 How a Church School’s ethos impacts on the whole school community.
 How distinctively Christian values underpin life in a Church school.
 The importance of Collective Worship and its key elements.
 Practical ideas to support prayer and reflection.