GOVERNOR SUPPORT Courses


Tuesday
28/06/2022

18:00 - 20:00
An Introduction to Governance - Part 1
50
40
GSS
Webinar (We will be using Zoom or Teams, and joining details will be emailed to you)
Free for Governing Boards who subscribe to our SLA, and £70.00 per person for non SLA schools

Course Summary:

Essential training - this induction course for new or less experienced governors also works well as a refresher for established governors and for clerks wishing to update and build on their knowledge of current governor requirements. The course covers latest legislation and DfE requirements.  

NB: For convenience, the course is split into two sessions:

Part One being Tuesday (28th June), with

Part Two taking place the following week on Tuesday (5th July). 

Both sessions need to be undertaken to complete the course. 


Wednesday
29/06/2022

18:30 - 20:00
An Inspector Calls - Preparing for Ofsted
50
38
GSS
Webinar (We will be using Zoom or Teams, and joining details will be emailed to you)
Free for Governing Boards who subscribe to our SLA, and £70.00 per person for non SLA schools
 
 
 
 
 
 
This training is to prepare governors for an Ofsted inspection, detailing their roles and responsibilities within this.  The course will aim to cover:
 
1.To go through the role of Governors
2.To relate these roles to how Governors carry out their job
3.To take Governors through the current situation re inspections
4.To show Governors how the current situation relates to their school
5.To get the Governing Body thinking about how it carries out its role
6.To get the Governing Body to think about how it carries out its role in relation to the Ofsted Framework (2019)
7.To begin to model/role play some likely inspection questions
 

Tuesday
05/07/2022

18:00 - 20:00
An Introduction to Governance - Part 2
50
42
GSS
Webinar (We will be using Zoom or Teams, and joining details will be emailed to you)
Free for Governing Boards who subscribe to our SLA, and £70.00 per person for non SLA schools

Course Summary:

Essential training - this induction course for new or less experienced governors also works well as a refresher for established governors and for clerks wishing to update and build on their knowledge of current governor requirements. The course covers latest legislation and DfE requirements.  

NB: For convenience, the course is split into two sessions:

Part One being Tuesday (28th June), with

Part Two taking place the following week on Tuesday (5th July). 

Both sessions need to be undertaken to complete the course. 


Wednesday
06/07/2022

18:30 - 20:00
Headteachers Performance Management
50
45
GSS
Webinar (We will be using Zoom or Teams, and joining details will be emailed to you)
Free for Governing Boards who subscribe to our SLA, and £70.00 per person for non SLA schools

This course will provide step by step guide into understanding the Performance Management Cycle.

The session will aim to:

* provide an overview of governor responsibilities

* the role of the Headteacher's Performance Governors Management Panel

* The role of the external adviser

* How perfomance management links to decisions to pay