See our CPD tab for the first aid course dates for the Spring term.
Welcome to the website of the Kirkby Collaborative of Schools
Working together as a family of schools for the community of Kirkby
The Kirkby Collaborative consists of the twelve primary schools and two secondary schools located in Kirkby.
This website provides an insight into the work of the Collaborative, together with CPD opportunities open to Collaborative members, and opportunities open to all involved in education.
For any further information please contact Steve Dixon, Collaborative Development Manager firstname.lastname@example.org 01514778210 / 07711338410
Collaborative Training Venues
The Collaborative has four key training venues. All are fully accessible. There is a google maps link to training locations on each calendar event.
Eastcroft Park Primary School – Hollinghurst Road, Tower Hill, Kirkby L33 1EB
At Eastcroft Park we have an air conditioned conference space for up to 32 delegates. The themed learning space is created by children and staff at the school, to provide a rich and stimulating environment.
Park Brow Primary School – Broad Lane, Southdene, Kirkby, L32 6QH
Park Brow is the home of Kirkby Collaborative Governor training. There is excellent access and secure parking for evening events. The venue can provide a large conference facility or a room for smaller groups of delegates.
Suites Hotel – School Lane, Kirkby L34 9HA
The Suites Hotel provides conference spaces for 6 to 200 delegates, and is our venue for larger events. There is excellent parking and access from the M57.
Holiday Inn Express – School Lane, Kirkby L34 9HA
Holiday Inn Express is the venue for the monthly Kirkby Collaborative Headteachers meetings. It is also the venue for all our First Aid training. It can provide training rooms for 6 to 24 delegates.
We also offer a range of training online using Zoom or Microsoft Teams.
Collaborative Training Refreshments
Please notify the Collaborative of any dietary requirements before attending any event .
Tea and coffee is provided at all Collaborative training events.
Full day events have a lunch provided. At Eastcroft Park this is a Subway platter. At the Suites Hotel and Holiday Inn Express this is a sandwiches and chips or wedges lunch.