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This event is suitable for Ealing maintained schools and all other schools
Short URL https://governors.ealingcpd.org.uk/courses/bookings/c_detail.asp?cid=22564 
Event code SCH 23/381 
Event description The DfE’s Governance Handbook outlines three core functions of governance. The first of these is “to ensure clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction,” which is also referred to in Ofsted’s expectations of governance. Strategic Leadership is also one of the key features of effective governance described in the DfE’s Competency Framework. This online session will incorporate presentation with activities and group discussion. This online session will incorporate presentation with activities and group discussion to explore how governors can fulfil this function. It is suitable for all governors and focuses on how they can appropriately and effectively contribute to the vision, values and strategic direction of the school.

 It will cover:

  • Shared values and ambitious vision

  • Self-evaluation

  • Improvement Planning

  • Resourcing

  • Appraisal

  • Planning to meet Statutory Responsibilities

  • Succession Planning

  • Evaluating and evidencing the strategic effectiveness of the governing board

This session will be run by Sue Stanley, former headteacher of an Ealing primary school and now education leadership consultant 
Training objectives

  • To gain a clearer understanding of the strategic role of the governing board

  • To explore key aspects of the role

  • To identify ways to maximise strategic effectiveness

Target Group All  school governors 
Subject areas Governor training
Target audience Governors: All, Governors: Chairs, Governors: Vice Chairs
OFSTED areas Quality of leadership and management in the school, Leadership and management
Professional Standards
Venue via Zoom (online), ., . map
Admin contact Maleekha Khan (KhanMa@ealing.gov.uk)
Event Commissioner Therese McNulty (tmcnulty@ealing.gov.uk)
Therese McNulty
Course Costs
Standard cost£97.00
Ealing Learning Partnership high school SLA£99.00
Ealing Learning Partnership primary and special school SLA£99.00
Start date Monday 5 February 2024
Times 18:00 - 19:30
Number of sessions 1  
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