Keep staff wellbeing front and centre
Inspection can be a stressful time for everyone, but keep in mind that inspection isn't a test or a judgment on individual members of staff.
Make sure you and your staff know who to go to if someone feels overwhelmed at any point during the inspection process. Use our staff briefing to help your staff feel confident and know what to expect from the inspection.
Inspectors won't ask you every question
Our questions are designed to help you and your staff feel confident when speaking to inspectors, but you're not expected to rehearse every question Ofsted could ask.
Headteacher and senior leadership team (SLT) This resource includes questions Ofsted might ask you about: Quality of education (curriculum) Personal development Behaviour and attitudes Leadership and management Safeguarding As the headteacher or a