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School Governor Training 2018/19

Dear Schools,

 

You may have noticed that City of Wolverhampton School Governor Services have a new SLA out this year: the Evolving Governance SLA. Due to the end of our three-year funding, we are now having to put a minimal charge to our Governance Support. If you are interested in continuing to attend our Governor Training Programme for the next academic year, you will need to sign up as a school to our Evolving Governance Package. This package includes:

  
·       Access to our Governor Training Package for three Governors per board per session (and a reduced rate for extra places at sessions)
·       Access to our termly Governor’s Forum, with key Local Authority updates and bite-sized training sessions
·       A two-hour Governance Audit resulting in a bespoke Action Plan for your Board with achievable short- medium- and long term aims
·       Telephone Support on all Governance Issues
·       Support for all your Governor Recruitment and Retention, including advertising your vacancies and providing new Governors with an Induction pack
·       Access to our Buddy System for any Governors who would like a mentor or simply a contact on another board for advice, information exchanges and link-role support
·       Full access to bespoke online portal for all dataset management, document storage and communications from the Local Authority

 

Additionally, if you purchase this package you get a significant discount on our Clerking Service, as well as the below services that we also offer:

 

·       12-month account for all board members to access NGA “Learning Link” - Governor E-Learning
·       A 3-day External Review of Governance led by a National Leader of Governance (NLG)
·       A tailor-made Governing Board session to analyse your individual school’s specific performance data and progress measures in order to enable you to better hold leaders to account
·       A bespoke Training session on a subject of your choosing held at your school
·       A session of training delivered at your school from the current training programme
·       A Governance expert to attend your FGB to observe and feed-back advice and resources to Head Teacher and Chair
·       1:1 Support meeting with one of our Governance team

If you'd like to discuss this further, please feel free to contact us on 01902 554137 or email charlotte.harding@wolverhampton.gov.uk.

 

13 Mar 2018

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Tara Roseblade
School Governance Support Services
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