April 7, 2017

Governor Training

We offer bespoke training sessions for individual governing bodies and school clusters.

Available sessions include:

  • what is a multi-academy trust?
  • effective multi-academy trust governance
  • governor induction (full day or two half day/evening sessions)
  • safer recruitment (full day accredited course)
  • a governors’ guide to being ready for Ofsted
  • governors’ role in safeguarding
  • knowing your school
  • knowing your school through governor visits
  • knowing your school through data
  • the governors’ role in understanding the quality of teaching and learning
  • the governors’ role in special education needs and disability
  • governors’ role in health and safety
  • headteachers’ performance management
  • handling school complaints
  • handling pay appeals
  • governing body self-evaluation and the Governor Mark
  • the governors’ role in managing staffing
  • introduction to the role of chair
  • chairing effective meetings
  • leadership development for chairs and experienced governors
  • performance related pay
  • effective clerking
  • new clerks’ induction

Contact us for further information.

“It should be statutory for governors to attend a course of this width, depth and quality”

“Clear, concise. Very good subject knowledge”

“Filled in lots of knowledge gaps"

“Very interesting and informative"

“The trainer is obviously very knowledgeable and experienced, and able to illustrate many items with actual examples and experiences”