PODCAST

As the rates of professional stress and burnout increase for school leaders, teachers and staff, the solution lies in how we lead our schools and prioritise workplace wellbeing to become “Well-Led” Schools – those that lead with “wellbeing in mind.”

Join experienced Wellbeing Consultant, Coach, Speaker and School Leader Adrienne Hornby for a host of inspiring conversations with experts and forward thinkers. Covering all things teacher wellbeing, school leadership and culture building – you’ll walk away with ideas and recommendations on ways to evolve your leadership, create a mentally healthy workplace and ultimately influence the lives and learning of our students.

How to Establish a Culture of Trust and Psychological Safety in Schools with Corey Tavella

How to Establish a Culture of Trust and Psychological Safety in Schools with Corey Tavella | Season 2: Episode 12

In this episode of the Well-Led Schools Podcast, we welcomed returning guest Corey Tavella, principal of Thomas More College in South Australia- a large co-ed school with almost 1,100 students that has grown over 30% since his time as principal. Corey recently completed his Master's degree, focusing on measuring effective ...
Using Positive Psychology to Cultivate Flourishing Schools With Chris Daicos

Using Positive Psychology to Cultivate Flourishing Schools With Chris Daicos | Season 2: Episode 11

In this episode, I had the pleasure of diving into the world of Positive Psychology with our guest, Chris Daicos, an experienced educator and consultant with over 40 years of experience in the field of education. Chris's expertise lies in leveraging Positive Psychology interventions to foster personal and organisational flourishing ...
Kathy Bowers

Strategies to Support Parents and Carers to Cultivate Connection With Their Children with Kathy Bowers | Season 2: Episode 10

In this episode, I had the honour of chatting with Kathy Bowers, a parenting coach with over four decades of experience working with children and their families. Why a parenting coach on a teacher wellbeing podcast? Much of our work with students relies on the relationships we have with parents ...

Meeting Students Where They’re At: Transformative Strategies to Support and Engage Today’s Youth with Dr Tori Ellis | Season 2: Episode 9

In this episode, I am joined by the fabulous Dr. Tori Ellis, a Transformational Life and Business Coach and author based in New York City. I had the pleasure of asking Dr. Ellis some thought-provoking questions about her work and insights about her unique approach to working with young people, ...

How To Better Support Your School Community Through Trauma-Informed Practices With Megan Corcoran | Season 2: Episode 8

In this episode, I had the pleasure of connecting with Megan Corcoran, the Founder and Director of Wagtail Institute. Her mission is to empower schools and complex settings to become trauma-informed wellbeing communities where everyone can thrive. She works alongside leaders, educators and social workers to respond to wellbeing challenges, ...
The Six Proven Steps To Improved Staff Wellbeing and Culture at Your School with Rob Lans

The Six Proven Steps To Improved Staff Wellbeing and Culture at Your School with Rob Lans | Season 2: Episode 7

Social events, morning teas and the one-off wellbeing workshops can only do so much to improve staff wellbeing and school culture. While they’re well-intentioned, these initiatives only target the very surface of the daily challenges school staff face. We need to take a deeper look at the underlying and systemic ...
The Guiding Principles For Leading Your School With Wellbeing in Mind with Corey Tavella

The Guiding Principles For Leading Your School With Wellbeing in Mind with Corey Tavella | Season 2: Episode 6

In this episode of the Well-Led Schools podcast I am joined by Corey Tavella, Principal of Thomas More College in South Australia where, together, we’ll be exploring the guiding principles of ‘Well-Led’ schools. When adopted and applied, these principles can help schools to “lead with wellbeing in mind,” begin to ...
The Foundations of Effective Educational Leadership with Dr. Paul Teys

The Foundations of Effective Educational Leadership with Dr. Paul Teys | Season 2: Episode 5

In this episode of the Well-Led Schools podcast, we explore the crucial aspects of educational leadership with Dr. Paul Teys, an inspiring leader in the education space with over four decades of experience in the field. As a seasoned mentor, coach, and expert in educational leadership, Dr. Paul brings a ...

The Significance of Soft Skills in Education and Leadership With Chantelle Kohn | Season 2: Episode 4

In this episode, I am joined by Chantelle Kohn - educator, facilitator, change-maker, and Founder of The Change Collab, specialising in helping leaders, teams and teachers develop the knowledge, skills, values and attitudes needed to create and sustain thriving communities. In this conversation, we unravel the significance of "soft skills" ...
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