Continuing Professional Development (CPD)



We are very pleased to be official partners with EAL Hub. EAL HUB supports schools around the country and are pleased to now offer a bespoke service to our alliance schools.mic partnership delivering the very best practice around EAL teaching and learning that benefits all pupils in school.

Through our EAL HUB partnership, we aim to provide a wide range of support and training for EAL teachers, to promote equality, diversity and inclusion. EAL HUB is dedicated to supporting schools to raise all outcomes for EAL / BAME pupils.

We provide a flexible service, tailored to meet the needs of your school. Schools can benefit from:

  • Specialist advice and guidance around EAL / BAME
  • EAL network meetings
  • Team teaching to improve the quality of teaching and learning
  • Consultancy/SLE services
  • Learning mentor support for pastoral needs
  • Guidance and support for supporting INA and Refugees
  • Advice/support with cultural needs and enquiries

In addition to the support offered above, we are pleased to be offering a wide range of CPD and training which is provided by Beth Southern. Beth is the creator of EAL HUB and is an experienced EAL Consultant and one of our Specialist Leaders of Education (SLE) for EAL. She has a wealth of experience across both primary and secondary, within the state sector and private education. Beth was Head of EAL at a large inner-city academy in Manchester for 5 years and more recently was Lead Teacher for EAL at a local council. Beth has worked with EAL pupils for the last 15 years and has a wide range of experience of working with International Schools around the world.

The training sessions enable teachers and TAs to gain confidence in assessing EAL learners and planning next step support by demonstrating ideas, resources and differentiation that staff can take away and use in school immediately.

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