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New to Governance 2014-15

New to Governance
 
Aimed at: New or recently appointed Governors
 

Duration: Twilight
 

Facilitator:
Chris Gajewski – School Improvement Consultant

Chris Gajewski has had a broad range of experience within schools and local authorities nationally as a head teacher, school improvement partner and adviser. He is currently working as a freelance school improvement consultant and is also a lead assessor for the ‘Challenge Award’ which involves him assessing good and outstanding primary and secondary schools throughout the country to review the on-going quality or provision by observing learning, scrutinising work, interviewing staff, parents, governors and pupils and reviewing a broad range of evidence. His work is highly regarded by schools as he quickly establishes positive and effective working relationships through honest challenge and measured professional support.


Content:
This session will explore the role of the governing body in supporting and challenging schools as team members, mechanisms for efficient, effective procedures in enhancing school leadership and management, and a range of support materials will be shared.
 The governors strategic role be explored alongside the operational role of the school management team and examples of good practice will be shared . In addition, overall statutory responsibilities will be reviewed and  there will be a question and answer session.
Course attendance will support newly appointed governors  to rapidly become active and knowledgeable partners in on going school development.
 
Delegate Price:  
X1 Governor £50   x2 Governors £80   x3 Governors £100
 
Day Date Start Finish
Wednesday 1 October 2014 6.00 8.00
 
 
 
 

                    
                       To book places, please contact Jeanette Gillott at St Peter’s Learning Centre on

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