Progression & Skills

Description of the Pod

Leeds CEP Progression and Skills Priority Pod. Priority Pods are a coming together of individuals with an interest or experience in that priority area, with a focus on action. Leeds CEP members can choose to join any of the Priority Pods relevant to their work or area of expertise, and if you are not a member you are still more than welcome to join us at the Pod meeting.

Meet our Pod Leader

Amy Lancelot was a secondary school English and Drama teacher for ten years before joining Leeds Playhouse as their Creative Education Manager. She oversaw the Playhouse’s education provision, working from Early Years to FE and HE, and offering a comprehensive CPD programme for teachers. In her current position as Head of Education, she is an advocate for the importance of creative, cultural education and equality of opportunities for young people. She is honoured to be the Skills and Progression Pod leader for the Leeds CEP.

If you would like to join the Progession & Skills Pod, email

Resources & Events 

Leeds Creative Skills Festival Report: LCSF EVALUATION

Leeds Creative Skills Festival 2023

Mon, Nov 20 at 2:00-7:00 PM

Arena Way, Leeds LS2 8BY, UK

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