QLD SALT Gathering

QLD SALT Gathering

Come join us for the final QLD SALT Principals/School Leaders Gathering at the Arethusa College where there will be an overview of the operation of the college and a professional learning session focused on Learning Walks.

Event Information

The final QLD SALT Principal / School Leaders Gathering will be held at Arethusa College - Deception Bay Campus. The day will start with an overview of Arethusa College, why it exists and how it operates. The middle session will be led by Andrew Taylor and will be a professional learning session focused on Learning Walks. After lunch we will put the learning into action by undertaking a learning walk around the Learning Hubs of Arethusa College. The day will conclude with a debrief of the learning walks.

NOTE: The Flame Dinner will conclude the day at the Brisbane Airport Conference Centre 

Program Outline

An outline of the program is provided below:

  • 9:00am   Arrival
  • 9:30am   Session One
  • 10:30am  Morning Tea
  • 11:00am   Professional Learning Session
  • 12:15pm  Lunch
  • 1:00pm    Practical Learning Walks
  • 2:00pm   Debrief
  • 2:30pm   Close


Host, Andrew Taylor

Andrew Taylor, currently serves as the Executive Officer, Qld and has over 30 years' experience in a range of leadership roles in education and has spent the last 15 years focusing on building capacity in teachers and school leaders. Andrew leads the national portfolio for School Improvement and is an experienced school improvement consultant focusing on building strong foundations that underpin all school activities.

Speakers, Leaders of Arethusa College

Qualify for CPD Hours

At the conclusion of this event, a certificate of professional learning will be made available to attendees for self-accreditation via your member dashboard. This event addresses the following AITSL professional teacher and leadership standards:

»  1.2 Understand how students learn
»  1.3 Student with diverse linguistics, cultural, religious and socioeconomic backgrounds
»  1.5 Differentiate teaching to meet the specific learning needs of students across the full range of abilities
»  4.1 Support student participation
»  4.2 Manage classroom activities
»  4.3 Manage challenging behaviour
»  4.4 Manage student safety
»  6.2 Engage in Professional Learning and Improve Practice
»  6.3 Engage with colleagues and improve practice
»  7.4 Engage with professional teaching networks and broader communities

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be made in writing to the Event Organiser. Unfortunately, no refunds will be issued after 15 days out from the event. Any cancellations made after this date will be charged the full registration fee. 'No Shows' to the event will be charged the full registration fee. 

The event program is subject to change and we may not be able to provide prior notice.

Please note that registration fees do not include insurance to cover loss of any fees/deposit through cancellation of your participation in the event or through cancellation of the event itself.

A full refund will be issued if the event is cancelled by the organiser (CSA) due to COVID-19 restrictions or any other reasons out of the organisers control.

COVID-safe Information

We are committed to the health and safety of our member community and are following government guidelines regarding the spread of COVID-19.

Contact Tracing: Please ensure you have the relevant contact tracing app for your State to check-in at the venue.

Vaccination Notice: All attendees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by Government directive.

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Friday, 14 October 2022
9:30am - 2:30pm
Arethusa College, Deception Bay Campus
1-83 Deception Rd,
Deception Bay QLD 4508
4 CPD Hours
Members only event
RSVP by 07-October-2022