September resource hub: a head start from us
Get ready for September with our hand-picked resources
Start the new year confident that you have everything in hand.
Tackle your to-do list with our induction guide for your new starters, INSET day materials for your DSL, and more. Plus, use our templates and policies to confidently comply with new guidance for this academic year.
Be clear on the latest sector changes
Get up to speed with what’s new for September 2023.
Get your new staff up to speed
Make sure they're ready to get started. Use our resources below to brush up on what's required of you and to share helpful information with your new staff.
Make sure your policies and documents are compliant
Review and update your policies in line with the latest guidance.
Find our most popular policies and documents below to help you get started, or use our 'Policy Expert' for more complete policy support.
Stay on top of your safeguarding
Be sure your policies and processes are compliant, so you can keep pupils safe.
Complete your INSET with our staff briefings
Round off your INSET day with our staff briefings – each one is designed to support you to deliver it with confidence and ease.
Plan your year ahead
Get organised and set out your annual tasks.
Get started as a new headteacher
Get support to start your headship with confidence – whether you're a brand new head or have just started at a new school.
The Key Safeguarding: get your safeguarding INSET sorted
If you're a Whole School member of The Key, or have Leaders+ membership with access to The Key Leaders and The Key Safeguarding, access our resources below:
The Key Governance: share resources with your governors
If you're a Whole School member of The Key, or have Leaders+ membership with access to The Key Leaders and The Key Governance, share our resources below with your clerk and chair:
The Key CPD: sign up for our courses
Catch up on all the news from the summer
Read the top stories and headlines from across the school sector over the summer holidays: