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Do you have any exceptional Year 6 sports leaders?

Do you have any exceptional Year 6 sports leaders?

Active Surrey are in search of the county’s best primary school leaders to enter the Gifted & Talented Leadership Academy. The programme offers capable young people bespoke training and opportunities to practice their new skills and build confidence in their abilities. 

Find out more about the Gifted & Talented progamme and hear from some of those who've previously been accepted onto the programme in the video below.

Programme cost per leader:
Active Schools members: £105
Non member schools: £135


Date & location

Workshop (learners need to attend BOTH workshops)

West Surrey
23 Nov 2021
12 - 3pm
Guildford Spectrum

East Surrey
24 Nov 2021
Dorking sports centre

Real Leaders 

A showcase for the real leaders approach, this is a flexible and sustainable programme enabling every child to have the opportunity to develop the fundamentals to be a leader. The sessions will be fun and experiential covering the following outcomes for children: 

  • Explore and explain what the leadership fundamentals are
  • Identity and demonstrate their leadership strengths
  • Identify and explain areas for improvements 

For more information on the full real leaders programme.

Feb 2022

Championing PE & School Sport: raising the profile and engaging my peers 

Leaders will take part in three sessions, delivered by Active Schools Team including: 

  • Fact Finding 
  • Presentations & Public Speaking 
  • Marketing and Promotion

Deployment Opportunities

  • Delivering assemblies / presentations
  • Plan & organise intra school competitions
  • 1:1 mentoring of other leaders within your school
  • Lead and deliver part of the Surrey School Games Summer Festival 2021
  • Ambassador role within your school
  • Surrey School Games Summer Festival VIP tour hosting
  • Design a personal best challenge

How to apply

To apply for the Gifted & Talented Leadership Academy, fill in this Application Form and email completed form to Lee Bessent.