New governors – introductory course – FULLY BOOKED

22nd Jan 2020 10am - 3.30pm Diocesan House, 36 Causton Street, London SW1P 4AU Course Fees:Free to schools who buy into Core Service or £30

This course is now fully booked. If you would like to attend, please email We will put your name on waiting list.

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.



Ann Foster
School Governance Adviser
(1 day a week)

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