Simply INSET

Let Mister Steve bring bespoke, high-quality and engaging international training or consultancy to your school. Each course is specifically tailored for you and, although we offer a wide range of titles here, we are happy to produce bespoke training and consultancy packages at your request. Our range of CPD titles includes:

Outstanding learning and teaching

  • Smarter marking and feedback – better learning whilst reducing teacher workload
  • Independent learning 1: Teaching critical thinking and problem solving
  • Independent learning 2: Developing creativity and imagination in the classroom
  • Independent learning 3: Using student centred active learning in the classroom

Training that is always popular with schools

  • The effective teacher's toolkit - Getting to grips with lesson planning, active learning, differentiation and assessment
  • Teaching boys – practical strategies to engage and motivate boy learners
  • Intervention and impact - Raising standards (staff or students) through mentoring and coaching
  • Stretch and challenge - Meeting the needs of our most able learners

Middle Leadership courses

  • Leading and managing an outstanding department or team
  • Effective leadership for pastoral and support staff leaders

New staff

  • The effective teachers’ toolkit for NQTs and RQTs
  • Behaviour management for NQTs and RQTs
  • Supporting new staff – induction, mentoring and accountability

Behaviour and stakeholders

  • Difficult conversations - Building positive relationships with difficult people / colleagues
  • Developing effective positive behaviour techniques for outstanding learning and progress
  • Engaging disaffected learners
  • Building positive relationships with parents and carers

Support staff

  • Front of house skills for support staff
  • The effective teaching assistant
  • Developing the role of non-teaching pastoral staff

Consultancy offered by Simply INSET

Simply INSET can offer you bespoke consultancy to suit your school’s development needs. For further information on our range of courses, or to book Simply INSET please visit our website, or call or email our training director Steve Burnage on 01302 571874 email:

Simply INSET looks forward to working with you.

Steve Burnage – Training Director