Gateshead Leadership Academy Launch 2010


The new Level 1 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
  • GLA Information & Course Selection
  • School Presentation Task
  • Safeguarding & Child Protection
  • Outdoor Activities & Team Building

30 gifted and talented young leaders (year 11) from 11 Gateshead Secondary Schools attended the event and will take part in a number of CPD courses throughout the course of 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 2010-2011.

Congratulations and good luck to all of the G&T Leaders that successfully applied to the GLA.

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

(Zak Atkinson, Whickham School & Sports College, takes the leap of faith on the zip wire)