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Governors’ HR Responsibilities and STPCD

This course covers the responsibilities of governors in church schools as the employer of all staff in the school.
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Parents’ and Carers’ Complaints to Governors

This course is aimed at Governors only. Every governing body must have its own complaints policy, which will allow parents/carers to appeal to the governors if they do not agree with how the school has resolved a complaint.
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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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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.
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Making Sense of PRIMARY School Performance Data

This session will support PRIMARY school governors in their understanding of published data so as to identify school strengths and areas for development. It will also cover aspects linked to Ofsted inspections.
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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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Clerking in a Church of England Voluntary Aided school

This course explores the specific knowledge and skills needed to clerk a Church of England voluntary aided school.
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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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*** 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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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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Safeguarding Children – the governors’ role

An opportunity for governors to review their roles and responsibilities in terms of safeguarding.
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