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New Chairs of Governors

This course examines the knowledge, skills and practical activities involved in good chairing.
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Leading in Partnership (for Heads or Deputy/Assistant Heads along with their Chair or Vice Chair)

This course is aimed at the Headteacher and Chair of Governors attending as a pair. The significance of governance at all times, but particularly when a school is inspected, cannot be over stated. The working relationship between the head/principal and the chair of governors is crucial in facilitating effective governance based on clarity around professional boundaries.
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Governors’ HR Panel Hearings - CANCELLED

The course covers a number of staffing and HR situations which may require the governors to convene a panel hearing, including disciplinary, capability, grievance and pay appeals. Please note: this session does not cover admissions.
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Making Sense of SECONDARY School Performance Data - Registration is now closed

This session will provide an opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of how student performance is measured and how this is being impacted by the pandemic. (SECONDARY Schools only)
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Making Sense of PRIMARY School Performance Data

This session will support PRIMARY school governors in their understanding of published data so as to identify school strengths and areas for development. It will also cover aspects linked to Ofsted inspections.
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Headteacher Performance Management – the role of the governors

The course is for governors who are on the headteacher's appraisal committee and for anyone who would like a deeper understanding of the process.
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Headteachers' Conference – Maintaining good mental health both personally and as a leader as we move forward - registration is now closed

This is the second of our webinars in place of our residential conference. Keynote speaker: Dr Bill Mitchell – Highly experienced clinical psychologist. “An inspirational speaker – not to be missed.”
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Building Diversity on Diocesan Governing Boards – with Sharon Warmington - Registration is now closed.

This session is with Sharon Warmington, of the National Black Governors Network. It will cover issues such as fostering an inclusive and diverse culture on governing boards, recruiting a diverse range of governors, and strategic succession planning to build diversity.
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Building Diversity on Diocesan Governing Boards – with Sharon Warmington

This session is with Sharon Warmington, of the National Black Governors Network. It will cover issues such as fostering an inclusive and diverse culture on governing boards, recruiting a diverse range of governors, and strategic succession planning to build diversity.
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