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Remote Recruitment and Strategic HR for Schools

This webinar will help senior leaders, HR officers and recruitment leads to start thinking more strategically around developing more creative recruitment practice for schools.

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Essential knowledge for busy school leaders, fast.

From page to screen, from a conference to your office, we bring the knowledge to you through the power of video.

We track the latest updates in policy, practice and research and deliver them quickly and effectively through video CPD, saving school leaders time and money.

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Cost-Effective

Our aim is to bring on-topic information to you, delivered by experts, at a low cost. We believe in cost-effective CPD, delivering budget-friendly online seminars to each and every school.

Trending Topics

Each month brings a new webinar based on the hottest topic in the education sector, as voted by you. We understand time is precious so ensure that all sessions are informative and engaging.

Chosen by You

Every month we propose hot topics and ask you to select which you would like to see as the next month’s ‘hot topic’ – the winning topic is delivered as the next webinar.

Digital Webinars

All training is delivered digitally and accessible at the click of a button without the need for travel and time away from school. Each participant will receive a digital recording following the session.

Cost-effective statutory training

Essential CPD provides a cost-effective solution for schools to roll-out statutory training to the entire school workforce.

  • Evidence compliance
  • Available anywhere
  • Delivered by experts
  • Engaging video eLearning
  • Designed for busy workloads
  • CPD Certified
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Webinars become available after their specified time and date.

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Schools can save £1,000s with our membership options. We have over 50 webinars available immediately and 40 new webinars added every academic year.

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