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REACH Conference 2016

The REACH Conference 2016 is for Widening Participation Coordinators and School Staff in Leicester and Leicestershire to network, learn and share best practice.

Useful Info

Travel and Parking

Parking is free. Directions to Beaumanor Hall can be found here.

This event is now over. You can download presentations from the day here: Presentations (more to be added shortly).


Please download the programme here Inspire Booklet insert 1

 Workshop Options

Download for further details of workshops – Conference Workshop Options

Our Keynote Speaker

Our Key Note Speaker, Joy Marsden is a highly sought after full time motivational keynote speaker, inspirational trainer and coach working in Business and Education. Her insights and unique methods are helping 1000’s of people to work with excellence through everyday pressures and challenges. Entertaining and yet highly knowledgeable, authentic and truly engaging, Joy gets her message across to audiences with both style and substance.

Last year Joy worked with several local schools, colleges and University of Leicester on a Young Entrepreneur of the year activity and is well known for her inspirational and motivational work within the education sector.
Listening to your views and comments from last year, the conference will offer a series of tasters and interactive events for you to experience the new and redesigned workshops and activities aimed at your students.


Activities will include:

  • Interactive Workshops from colleges and universities
  • How to support learners with a disability
  • Research update  on highly relevant current issues such as the participation gap for White disadvantaged boys
  • An opportunity to see how our activities link to OFSTED judgements around personal development
  • Opportunities to network and share best practice

The conference will be an all day event with lunch and refreshments included.

Please book via this link – REACH Conference 2016

If you have any queries about booking please contact or call us on 0116 2491511

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