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EVENING Induction Course for New Governors Pt1 (Tues 26 February 2019) AND Pt2 (Tues 5 March 2019)

Outline

PLEASE NOTE: THIS COURSE IS IN TWO PARTS. ATTENDANCE AT BOTH IS REQUIRED. Part 1 is on Tuesday 26 February 2019 and part 2 on Tuesday 5 March 2019.

When you first become a school governor you may feel that there is a mountain of information about the job. This two-part course is designed to give new governors the essential information they need to do the job effectively

Description

This course is built around the core functions of the governing board, the responsibilities of school governors and the part that governors play in helping their schools to raise standards of educational achievement. The course covers:

  • the school system and the role of governing bodies in academies and maintained schools including federations and multi-academy trusts (MATs)
  • the role of the individual governor and strategic corporate governance
  • the core functions of a governing board
  • the key roles and responsibilities of the governing board
  • the different and complementary roles of governors and head teachers
  • the links between school self evaluation, school improvement planning and performance management
  • the characteristics of effective governing boards
  • governing board self evaluation
  • Ofsted – the new framework
  • how to participate effectively as a governor in the life of the school
  • getting to grips with education jargon

Programme

Day 1: 26/02/2019 | 18:30 - 20:30

Title: EVENING Induction Course for New Governors Pt1 (Tues 26 Feb 2019)
Venue: 6th Floor Training Room Brixton Recreation Centre 27 Brixton Station Road London SW9 8QQ Telephone no: 020 7095 5100
Trainer: Pat Petch, Consultant

Day 2: 05/03/2019 | 18:30 - 20:30

Title: EVENING Induction Course for New Governors Pt2 (Tues 5 March 2019)
Venue: Brixton Recreation Centre 27 Brixton Station Road London SW9 8QQ Telephone no: 020 7095 5100
Trainer: Pat Petch, Consultant

Outcomes

By the end of the course participants will understand the role and responsibilities of the governing board.

If you have already attended a governing board meeting the course will help you to “fit it all together” so that you understand the job and what you are expected to do as a governor and - if you are brand new - it will help you to understand your first (and subsequent) meetings.

Booking Information

To book your place, please contact your School Business Manager.

Audience

This course is suitable for new governors, but will also benefit governors who didn't get round to attending an induction course when first elected/appointed.

26 Feb 2019 18:30 - 20:30

Closing date: 26/02/2019
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Day 1: 26 Feb 2019 18:30 - 20:30
EVENING Induction Course for New Governors Pt1 (Tues 26 Feb 2019)
6th Floor Training Room Brixton Recreation Centre 27 Brixton Station Road London SW9 8QQ Telephone no: 020 7095 5100
Trainer: Pat Petch
Day 2: 05 Mar 2019 18:30 - 20:30
EVENING Induction Course for New Governors Pt2 (Tues 5 March 2019)
Brixton Recreation Centre 27 Brixton Station Road London SW9 8QQ Telephone no: 020 7095 5100
Trainer: Pat Petch