New Chair of Governors Training Course (Two Sessions) – 21st and 28th February 2022
Course Aim: The AIM of this course is to provide new Chairs of Governors (and others) in Catholic schools with the knowledge and expertise to manage this important role with confidence
Course Content: A reminder of the three core functions and six key features of effective governance of a Catholic school.
The key responsibilities of the Chair of Governors in a Catholic school including:
– Ensuring effective functioning of the board and strategic focus
– Setting expectations
Providing leadership & direction
– Working as an effective team
– Key relationships including Headteacher, Diocese, Local Authority and Trust
Knowing how to drive improvement in your board so that your board can drive improvement in your school.
Being a Chair of a Catholic school in challenging times.
Target Audience: Newly appointed / Inexperienced Chairs, Vice-Chairs, Co-Chairs, Committee Chairs and those who aspire to become Chairs of Governors.
Course Lead: Deb Long