We are delighted to offer a varied menu of CPD for VNET members only. This programme has been created in response to member requests and will develop as the year unfolds. We have kept the member-only pricing as keen as possible.

VNET Professional Communities

Each Professional Community meets 4 times over the academic year, they offer a forum for sharing the latest evidence based practice and professional networking and are an essential part of ongoing development of subject leadership and curriculum enhancement.

  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Mathematics
  • NQTs
  • Science
  • Curriculum
  • EYFS
  • Personal Development

£115 +VAT per community or £100+VAT Early Bird Special (sign up at renewal)

National Training Opportunities delivered locally to VNET members

  • CLPE Power of Reading
  • PHSE Association Workshops and training
  • Royal Geographical Society

VNET Courses, Workshops and Training

VNET prides itself on being responsive to its members so we will continue to respond to need throughout the year. We will bring you a series of briefings, events, workshops and specialist-led one to one clinics according to need. However in addition we have the following courses planned for 2020-21:

Leading Learning

  • Securing Success in Year 6 Maths/ Year 6 English/Year 2 – 1 day
  • Assessing for Greater Depth in Maths and English – ½ day
  • Embedding Vocabulary into Your Curriculum – 3 x ½ days
  • EYFS: Provision, environment, outcomes – 1 day

Transforming Leadership

  • Effective Confrontation and with Kim Frazer – 2 days*
  • Leading Change with Jolyon Morris – 1 day
  • Integrated Curriculum and Financial Planning – ½ day
  • Supporting Effective Performance Management – ½ day

1 day £95 +VAT, ½ day £65 +VAT (*£295 +VAT)

Preparing for Inspection

  • Deep Dive Masterclasses – ½ day
  • SEF and SIDP workshops – ½ day
  • Preparing your High Level 90 minute call – ½ day

Subject Knowledge and Leadership

  • Maths Mastery for Primary Teachers and TAs
  • Developing Subject Knowledge in Foundation Subjects – ½ day
  • Effective Subject and Curriculum Leadership – ½ day
  • Teaching Philosophy through Art – 1 day

1 day £95 +VAT, ½ day £65 +VAT

Executive Support Packages

HTPM package

Support for performance management, including governor training, documentation, email support and conducting the performance review meeting.
£500 + VAT or £400 + VAT Early Bird Special (sign up at renewal)

Recruitment and Selection package

Support for Senior Leadership selection and recruitment process, including leadership strategy and succession planning, support in developing job description/advertising, shortlisting, interviewing and selection.
£550 +VAT per day as required

For more information on becoming a VNET member please visit our Primary and Secondary Membership pages.


Every session of the English PC has an immediate impact back in our schools. There are opportunities to share best practice, look at new developments and resources, evaluate professional studies, always ensuring what we take back to school is backed up by research.

Ellie Tovell, English Lead , Acle St Edmund VC Primary School

VNET currently has 2019 members across the county!

To discuss your membership options or for further information, please call 01362 857160 or email support@viscountnelson.net