Why a School Management Short Learning Programme gives you the extra edge

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You already know that you’ve got a passion for teaching and perhaps you’re currently working in the field. But what if you’re destined for something with a little more responsibility, like school management?

With The IIE School Operational Planning Short Learning Programme from The Business School, you could find yourself rising up the managerial ranks in no time at all. This short learning programme is a must for those who see themselves taking on greater operational responsibilities within the education sector.

A common excuse for not studying further is always a lack of time. With most of our students already in the working world, we can tell you that this needn’t be a worry for you. Short learning programme lectures are held once a week on a Saturday or weeknight, so they won’t conflict with work. With the programme spanning seven weeks, you’re only seven weeks away from improved skills and more opportunities!

"Geared towards excellence in school management, this programme drives a greater understanding of what it entails to run a school and maintain its operations"

This short learning programme in school operations covers a host of learning areas applicable for existing or aspiring Heads of Department, school principals or educators wanting to improve their efficiency in all areas of their own operations.

The curriculum covered by this short learning programme includes timetable scheduling, activity co-ordinating, maximising a school’s academic calendar, meeting preparation and management of school resources. This makes for more efficient running of a school and effective crisis management when teaching staff are in short supply.

Geared towards excellence in school management, this programme drives a greater understanding of what it entails to run a school and maintain its operations. With many factors like time, finances, and staff to contend with, this programme helps foster the “balancing” skills required to run and manage a school and its environment.

If you’re looking to boost your skills and give yourself that extra edge, then The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE) School Operational Planning Short Learning Programme can help set you apart. In a competitive business world, you can never know enough. This is why it’s imperative that we keep learning. This short learning programme from The Business School at Varsity College will help do just that and add a host of expertise to your existing knowledge.

For more on this programme, please visit our website, www.thebusinessschool.co.za.

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The Business School at Varsity College offers ambitious working adults the opportunity to build on their skills with convenient part-time study. You can choose from a variety of world class programmes, that won’t impact on your work hours.


Our aim is to provide a vibrant, fulfilling experience for students. And to ensure their return to a formal learning environment is as undaunting as possible. We offer a high standard of education, with high quality educators and hand-picked partners.

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