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School Financial Management (Governors)- Part 2

“The governing board’s third core function is to oversee financial performance and make sure money is well spent. It should do this by ensuring it has at least one individual with specific, relevant skills and experience of financial matters. However, everyone on the board should have a basic understanding of the financial cycle and the legal requirements of the school on accountability and spend. “(Governance handbook January 2017, DfE)

This workshop is for both those new to the role of school governor and those governors seeking to refresh their knowledge of the role. It covers local and ...
Course Code: EDU 18/525

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Clerks’ Briefing (Governors)

The clerk’s role is fundamental to the smooth running of the governing boards. The Department for Education recognises that professional-quality clerking is critical to the effectiveness of a governing board in fulfilling its core strategic functions.

To assist clerks in delivering the responsibilities of the role, Achieving for Children provide a termly clerks’ briefing meeting. This is aimed at current clerks serving Kingston and Richmond school governing bodies. The aim of the termly briefing is to support excellent governance in all schools across the two boroughs. It is an opportunity ...
Course Code: EDU 18/330
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Session 1Tuesday 18 June 201910:00 - 12:00Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
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Clerks’ Briefing (Governors)

The clerk’s role is fundamental to the smooth running of the governing boards. The Department for Education recognises that professional-quality clerking is critical to the effectiveness of a governing board in fulfilling its core strategic functions.

To assist clerks in delivering the responsibilities of the role, Achieving for Children provide a termly clerks’ briefing meeting. This is aimed at current clerks serving Kingston and Richmond school governing bodies. The aim of the termly briefing is to support excellent governance in all schools across the two boroughs. It is an opportunity ...
Course Code: EDU 18/331
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Session 1Tuesday 18 June 201918:00 - 20:00King Charles Centre Surbiton, Hollyfield Road, KT5 9AL
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SEND for Governors (Governors)

Governors and Senior leaders in all schools and academies will be aware that the areas of special educational needs and disability (SEND) are areas where legislation is particularly complex and demanding. There should be a member of the governing body or a sub-committee with specific oversight of the school’s arrangements for SEN and disability.

The Department for Education (DfE) clearly state that ‘all children and young people with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND) should be able to reach their full potential in school. They should also be supported to make a successful tr ...
Course Code: EDU 18/296
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Session 1Thursday 20 June 201919:00 - 21:00Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
Session 2Thursday 27 June 201919:00 - 21:00Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
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Kingston and Richmond Joint Governors' Partnership Meeting (Governors)

The termly Governors’ partnership meeting is aimed at current serving chairs and vice chairs from across both Kingston and Richmond boroughs. The objective of the meeting is to promote and support effective governance in all school settings.

The termly meetings are facilitated by the Director of Education Services and Governor Support Service. The agendas always cover topical updates of national and local importance to governance.

The meetings are a valuable opportunity for chairs and vice chairs to meet, network and share information and best practice.
Meetings take place on a terml ...
Course Code: EDU 18/510
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Session 1Wednesday 26 June 201919:00 - 21:00King Charles Centre Surbiton, Hollyfield Road, KT5 9AL
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The Performance Management of the Headteacher (Governors) (EVENT FULL)

It is a core function of the governing board to hold the headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils, and the performance management of staff. This statutory duty applies to all maintained school governing boards. Academies are free to determine their own appraisal process and may adopt the requirements for maintained schools if they wish.

It is recommended that at least 3 governors on every governing board are trained to carry out the performance management of the headteacher. This session will aim to provide governors with the skills and knowledge ...
Course Code: EDU 18/454

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Understanding The New Ofsted Framework - Implications for Governors (Governors) (EVENT FULL)

Ofsted’s new Education Inspection Framework comes into effect in September 2019. The aim of the new framework is to refocus inspections of schools to make sure that learners receive a high-quality education, through the school’s rich curriculum offer.


HMCI Amanda Spielman, said, ‘The new framework puts the real substance of education at the heart of inspection and supports leaders and teachers who act with integrity. We hope early years, schools and college leaders will no longer feel the need to generate and analyse masses of internal data for inspection. Instead, we want them to spend ...
Course Code: EDU 19/297

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Session 1Tuesday 2 July 201918:30 - 20:30King Charles Centre Surbiton, Hollyfield Road, KT5 9AL
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Understanding The New Ofsted Framework - Implications for Governors (Governors) (EVENT FULL)

Ofsted’s new Education Inspection Framework comes into effect in September 2019. The aim of the new framework is to refocus inspections of schools to make sure that learners receive a high-quality education, through the school’s rich curriculum offer.


HMCI Amanda Spielman, said, ‘The new framework puts the real substance of education at the heart of inspection and supports leaders and teachers who act with integrity. We hope early years, schools and college leaders will no longer feel the need to generate and analyse masses of internal data for inspection. Instead, we want them to spend ...
Course Code: EDU 19/287

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Session 1Wednesday 10 July 201918:30 - 20:30King Charles Centre Surbiton, Hollyfield Road, KT5 9AL
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