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The Bishop Fraser Trust

The Bishop Fraser Trust A Church of England Multi Academy Trust
with the vision to allow
all children to experience Life in all its fullness

Bolton Schools Developing Excellence in Middle Leadership

 We are delighted to offer a bespoke programme for Bolton Schools for new or aspiring Middle Leaders

Secondary - Developing Excellence in Middle Leadership Programme 2022-23

We deliver this in partnership with the Bolton Learning Partnership.

This programme, specifically for Bolton Secondary Schools, is being heavily subsidised by the Bolton Learning Partnership.

The programme is focused on developing effective leadership of high-quality teaching and learning in order to close gaps in achievement and variation within schools.  It is work-based and designed to focus on improving outcomes and is aimed at aspiring and new middle leaders.

The programme will be delivered by Bolton Specialist Leaders of Education - our leaders developing our future leaders!

Our current Programme for 22-23 is now is progress - a further programme for the next academic year will be available, details will be published in due course

For further information please contact Lesley Trigger (TTLP Manager) at 

Primary Developing Excellence in Middle Leadership New Programme coming in 2023-24

Following the success of the Secondary Programme we will be offering a Primary Programme for aspiring and new middle leaders. in the next academic year.

This bespoke programme for Primary Schools is designed to develop skills and understanding to enable participants to:

  • Lead changes and improve the quality of teaching and learning
  • Reduce variability in achievement amongst groups of learners
  • Learn with and from others
  • Support others in their learning
  • Identify your own personal effectiveness and how it can continue to be developed beyond the programme

The programme will be delivered by 2 of our Primary Specialist Leaders of Education.

Please contact Lesley Trigger (TTLP Manager) at for further details