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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”

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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Principles of Good Governance during the Pandemic. Registration is now closed

The aim of this session is to refresh school governance during the coronavirus pandemic, drawing on the DfE’s guidance to governors and schools, plus current NGA advice. Governors will have an opportunity to reflect on the current governance practices of their boards and consider alternative approaches to fit with the unique pressures and challenges that schools are facing during the pandemic. Chairs are particularly encouraged to attend with their Headteachers.
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*** NEW – GOVERNOR TRAINING VIA ZOOM IN JUNE ***

We are delighted to offer some of our popular governor training courses via Zoom in June 2020, in addition to what we have scheduled for the autumn and spring terms 2020-2021. If you’re interested in trying out virtual training, please do sign up to join us – there is no limit to our participant numbers.
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Relationships and Sex Education (Governors only) - CANCELLED

The teaching of RSE becomes statutory for all schools from September 2020. This course is for Chairs of Governors, other governors with responsibility for and/or interest in RSE and will support governors in implementing the new DfE statutory guidance. - CANCELLED -
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Relationships and Sex Education (Governors only) - Registration is now closed

The teaching of RSE becomes statutory for all schools from September 2020. This course is for Chairs of Governors, other governors with responsibility for and/or interest in RSE and will support governors in implementing the new DfE statutory guidance. Registration is now closed.
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Exclusions - registration now closed

This course will give an overview of the regulations and statutory guidance on exclusions to support governors in fulfilling their responsibilities.
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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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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. Weak governance can result in an RI (or worse) grade for leadership and management. 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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Safer Recruitment

A valuable course for those on interview panels or who are new to their role. It is a legal requirement that at least one member of an interviewing panel has undertaken this training.
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