Induction for New Governors (x2 twilight sessions) – you will need to sign up to both sessions to get the full benefit of the training – Registration is now closed

17th May 2022 and 18/05/2022 17.00 - 19.00 via zoom - the meeting link will be sent nearer the time Course Fees: Free to schools who buy into Core Service or £30pp

This course will enable new governors to understand and fulfil their key roles – to support and challenge their schools and to contribute to improving pupil outcomes.  Both dates need to be attended to get the full benefit of the training: 17th and 18th May 2022 

 

Tues 17th May 2022, 5-7pm:   New governors – Introductory course (Session 1 of 2) 

Session 1 covers:

  • the main purpose, powers and duties of governing boards and the legal framework within which they operate
  • the governors’ role in setting the Christian vision and strategic direction of the school, and SIAMS inspections

 

Weds 18th May 2022, 5-7pm:   New governors – Introductory course (Session 2 of 2) 

Session 2 covers:

  • challenge, support, and holding school leaders to account
  • governor visits, headteacher reports, Ofsted inspections and the impact of Covid-19 on governance
  • what is effective governance?

 

It is helpful but not essential for governors to have attended at least one governing board meeting before attending.

 

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