New governors – introductory course (x2 evening sessions) CANCELLED

8th Jun 2017 and 15/06/2017 18.00 - 20.30 Diocesan House, 36 Causton Street, London SW1P 4AU Course Fees:Free to schools who buy into Core Service or £30

Both dates need to be attended: 8th and 15th June 2017


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. The areas covered include:

  • the main purpose, powers and duties of governing boards and the legal framework within which they operate
  • working strategically and in partnership with colleague governors and senior leaders
  • the features of effective governance and Ofsted expectations


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


THIS COURSE HAS BEEN CANCELLED  due to a lack of participant take-up. Many apologies.

There is another day course next term on 14th November; please go back to the calendar to apply.

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