Equalities – Leading Through Allyship Conference 2021

Virtual conference

Thursday, 16th September, 2021


NAHT is proud to be holding its first Equalities conference – Leading through Allyship.  This event – on Thursday 16 September – is aimed at all school leaders, no matter what their background, and focuses in on how everyone can play their part in leading and promoting the equalities agenda in schools.  We will be focusing on a  whole range of equalities issues, including  race, the gender pay gap, neurodiversity, intersectionality, transgender with respected expert speakers and school leaders. Join us for a session on how we as school leaders can promote this agenda though our inspirational leadership and allyship.

Keynote Speakers

Hannah Wilson of Diverse Ed
Paul Whiteman, General Secretary NAHT

Panel Discussion

On inspirational leadership and allyship and taking those messages forward positively in school.


Intersectionality and meeting the whole person’s diverse needs / all protected characteristics

School workforce disability issues, neurodiversity and reasonable adjustments

You are not alone with Rick Stuart-Sheppard

Supporting transgender pupils and colleagues


0945                 Join event
1000 – 10.10 – Welcome with Shaun Dellenty and Paul Whiteman
1010 – 1020 – Sponsor presentation
1020 – 1100 – Keynote one
1100 – 1140 – Keynote – Hannah Wilson of Diverse Ed on supporting female leadership in education and addressing the gender pay gap
1140 – 1200 – Break
1200 – 1245 – Breakout session
1245 – 1315 – Break
1315 – 1345 – Roundtable with Natalie Pettifer
1345 – 1400 – Conference summary and close with Shaun Dellenty

*subject to change

NAHT Wellness and Protect

Don’t forget, for this event please note that members who have signed up for the wellness and protect cover can get their transport and cover fees paid for. Please click here to see information about this.