Vision and Values

The Danes Educational Trust: making the difference together.

Core Principles

  • We value joy in working, teaching and learning together
  • We encourage everyone within our Trust to feel optimistic about the future and how they can shape it
  • We support all individuals in developing resilience to enable them to respond to change and grow as a result
  • We value and support the wellbeing of all individuals who learn and work in our schools
  • We provide equality of opportunity and experience for all
  • We provide a safe and secure learning environment for all

Core Behaviours

We are unified in our Core Behaviours. We display transparency, kindness and respect in all our interactions with others, and support each other in all our endeavours.  We are tenacious in our desire to make the difference together.


Pledges to our Learners

  • We will know you, listen to you and help you to know yourselves
  • We will support you to become successful, active, and independent
  • We want you to be curious, adaptable, creative and courageous
  • We will give you opportunities to reach your potential through taking risks and applying your learning beyond the classroom

Pledges to our Staff

  • We will maintain a face-to-face culture where you are known, valued and supported
  • We will nurture your talent, know your aspirations and provide you with rich, diverse and personalised CPD
  • We will encourage you to develop new initiatives and empower you to take these forward

Pledges to our Community

  • We will work closely with parents/carers, listen to you and take account of your views
  • We will work with governors and the local community to develop strong partnerships that support our families
  • We will work through regional, national and global partnerships to learn from others and share best practice

@DanesEdTrust

  • 12:42 - 26/06/2019 Opportunity to join St Clement Danes School as Site Manager, working with a fantastic team of caretakers to manage our extensive site and first rate facilities. Closing date 5th July Details: https://t.co/RTmep2TZzd https://t.co/q9MwZyknPJ
  • DanesEdTrust Image07:00 - 26/06/2019 ICYMI: A range of part-time and full-time roles across HR, Finance, Communications and Curriculum Support are now being advertised. Join our growing team at our two schools in South West Hertfordshire. Details: https://t.co/YJzTKTpiRN https://t.co/3QqRB32VB2
  • DanesEdTrust Image02:16 - 21/06/2019 What makes some schools stand out? Thought-provoking article in today by our CEO Dr Josephine Valentine, referencing and its ‘Growing the Top’ pilot. https://t.co/Jerh36O2pA
  • DanesEdTrust Image07:15 - 20/06/2019 Fantastic Leadership Forum today with fruitful sharing of ideas across our current and joiner schools. https://t.co/Sxe1BlFiyr
  • DanesEdTrust Image08:38 - 20/06/2019 Looking forward to welcoming colleagues from Danes Educational Trust schools for our leadership forum today. https://t.co/FyW4uFUtIQ
  • DanesEdTrust Image05:24 - 19/06/2019 A range of part-time and full-time roles across HR, Finance, Communications and Curriculum Support are now being advertised. Join our growing team at our two schools in South West Hertfordshire. Details: https://t.co/YJzTKTpiRN https://t.co/XRb2IOGGE4
  • 10:51 - 14/06/2019 So proud of all our talented students and staff for a spectacular (and very messy) last night of Bugsy Malone this evening. Thank you to Ms Elliott for a superb production. More photos to come on the website over the weekend. https://t.co/v7jj8U0W6Q
  • 01:05 - 12/06/2019 ICYMI: Two exciting opportunities to join our fantastic staff team as a Learning Support Practitioner or Receptionist and Reprographics Technician. Closing date for both is 17th June. Details: https://t.co/qDcNkgWAr1 https://t.co/Pg98jMw7Hu