Gateshead Leadership Academy 2012

The new Gateshead Leadership Academy cohort recently attended a launch event at Broomley Grange Outdoor Centre, Stocksfield.  The2 day residential event comprised of a number of workshops, tasks and activities, including:

  • Introduction & ice breakers
  • A team building session with Katy Storie (England Women's Rugby Captain)
  • GLA information & course selection
  • Midnight orienteering and shelter building
  • Outdoor Activities & Team Building

21 gifted and talented young leaders (year 11) from 9 Gateshead Secondary Schools attended the event (from a total of 32 members) and will take part in a number of CPD courses throughout the year before moving on to level 2 in year 12.

Regular updates on the Leadership Academy (GLA) will be posted on this website in both the 'news' and 'resources' sections throughout 2012-2013 and you can follow us on Twitter @leadershipacad1

Congratulations and good luck to all of the G&T Leaders that successfully applied to the GLA.  A selction of launch event pictures can also be viewed within the Media Vault.

For further information on the GLA, please contact Kevin Hay (Phone: 07500032599, E-Mail: