2 courses found

Code: BEC48 Becoming an Effective Chair (EVENT FULL)

This course is relevant for all Chairs, Vice Chairs, Committee Chairs and governors who aspire to become Chair. This course has been updated to better reflect new DfE and Ofsted requirements.

Outcomes

  • An enhanced understanding of the role
  • A wider repertoire of strategies for managing a governing body, leading to greater confidence in fulfilling the role
  • Project work related to your own governing body
  • Delegates will also be offered free mentoring

Outline

The course uses a variety of learning approaches and emphasises the practical application of knowledge and skills and will encompass:
  • Leading and managing the work of "Team GB"
  • Supporting strategic leadership
  • Ensuring accountability, budget management and financial probity

Tutor:
Governance

Cost:
Subscribers to Chairs' Service: no charge
Non-subscribing schools: £175.00 per delegate

PLEASE NOTE: Pre-course reading material is sent to all delegates in preparation for this session so please book early to ensure you have time to read the documents thoroughly.

Lunch is provided so please advise of any food allergies.


Cancellation of this training event requires 16 working days' notice before a 50% cancellation charge and if we are notified within 5 working days of the course there is a 100% cancellation charge. To cancel please email training@hertsforlearning.co.uk (cancellations will not be received by phone) otherwise:
  • non-subscribers to Chairs' Service are charged the full cost of the training (£175 per delegate)
  • subscribers are charged £30 per delegate.

    Prices are exclusive of VAT.

    Essential Information
    Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
    1 18 May 2019 09:30 - 16:30

Code: IND325 Induction for Governors (EVENT FULL)

This all day course is for new governors of schools, academies and MAT's.

This course is very important for all new governors so that they can be as effective as possible in helping the governing board in its role to secure school improvement. Delegates benefit from the opportunity to network with new governors from other schools and academies.

We recommend that all new governors attend the Induction course within the first 3 months of being appointed.

In particular new governors derive maximum benefit if they book onto a course which takes place after they have attended at least one governing board meeting.

Outcomes

Governors will gain:

  • an understanding of the three roles of the governing board
  • knowledge of how schools work including the curriculum
  • an appreciation of an effective meeting and how to participate.

Outline

  • The three key roles of the governing board will be covered during the course:
      1. vision and strategic
      2. holding the headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school
      3.Financial management and best value
  • How to get to know your school and taking part in effective meetings

The course will use a variety of teaching strategies including group discussion, case studies and tutor input.

Tutor:
Governance

Cost:
Subscribers to Governor Training: No charge
Non-subscribing schools: £180.00 per delegate
Academies within a MAT training subscription package: £100 per delegate.

Lunch is provided so please advise of any food allergies.

Cancellation of this training event requires 16 working days' notice before a 50% cancellation charge and if we are notified within 5 working days of the course there is a 100% cancellation charge. To cancel please email training@hertsforlearning.co.uk (cancellations will not be received by phone) otherwise:
  • non-subscribers are charged the full cost of the training (£180 per delegate)
  • subscribers are charged £30 per delegate

    Prices are exclusive of VAT.

    Essential Information
    Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
    1 18 May 2019 09:30 - 16:30