Last updated on 9 July 2018
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Your operating model is vital to understanding what your MAT does and how it's doing it. Use our downloadable tools to help you kick-start your review, and follow our step-by-step guide to ensure you have the right model to deliver your educational support and administrative functions sustainably.

Your operating model is vital to understanding what your MAT does and how it's doing it. Use our downloadable tools to help you kick-start your review, and follow our step-by-step guide to ensure you have the right model to deliver your educational support and administrative functions sustainably.

  • Step 1: review your capabilities
    Find out why you should review your operating model and use our downloadable tools to review your capabilities.
  • Step 2: create design principles
    Use step 2 of our guide to help you create design principles. These principles should sit alongside your review and inform any changes you need to make to your operating model.
  • Step 3: plan changes to your central staffing structure
    Step 3 of our guide will support you in planning the necessary changes to your central staffing structure. Download our list of example structures based on design principles to put your own into practice.
  • Step 4: implement changes
    The final step is to implement the changes you’ve identified - our tips will help you do this.

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