An Overview for Governors (only) of the SIAMS (The Statutory Inspection of Anglican & Methodist Schools) Inspection Schedule
This course is aimed at Governors (ONLY) to gain an overview of the SIAMS Inspection Schedule.
12th May 2022READ
LDBS Clerks: Tips for successful clerking of panel hearings and appeals
30th Mar 2022READ
LDBS Clerks: Governor business arrangements: Best practices in VA schools
This session will address how clerks can contribute to governor effectiveness and highlight best practice governor business arrangements including: FGB strategic planning, FGB and committee yearly work plans, committee terms of reference, link governor role descriptions, policy review schedules.
30th Mar 2022READ
New Clerks: Welcome to clerking in a Church of England School
This session is for all new clerks in LDBS schools. It addresses the unique features of governance in a church school and how this impacts clerking.
17th Mar 2022READ
Governing for Disadvantaged Pupils: Best practice and ideas to make a difference
This course will highlight what governors can do to make a difference for disadvantaged pupils, through joined-up policy setting, careful evaluation of pupil and recovery premium spending, and best practice ideas for holding senior leaders to account, supporting staff, and engaging with parents.
23rd Feb 2022READ
Prioritising staff well-being and mental health in your school
This course will support you in your understanding of how mental health issues can impact on the workplace.
18th Jan 2022READ
Governors’ HR Panel Hearings
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.
15th Sep 2021READ
Governors with responsibility for SEND (Special Educational Needs and Disability) - Registration is now closed
10th Jun 2021READ
Governors’ HR Responsibilities and Teachers’ Pay and Conditions
This course covers the responsibilities of governors in church schools as the employer of all staff in the school.
30th Apr 2021READ