An opportunity to network with other recently appointed governors and gain an overview of the roles and responsibilities of governing bodies.
Introductory Briefings for New Governors include the following areas and are an introduction to the world of governance:
All sessions are relevant for any category of governor, or type of school. Cost per person: Included if Governor SLA purchased otherwise it will be £87.50 per person to attend. Where participants have registered and are accepted onto courses there is an expectation they will cancel their place, via the schoolsupport.luton.gov.uk website (within forty eight hours of the course start time) if they are unable to attend. Failure to do so will result in being charged for the delegate place. Delegates who attend this session without booking a place will be charged a £25.00 administration fee per person in addition to the course fee.
- Types of schools & governors
- Main roles for governors
- The dynamics of a governing body
- Role of clerk
- Governor link areas and visiting school
- Information you need from school
- Where to get information/guidance from