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Short URL https://governors.ealingcpd.org.uk/courses/bookings/c_detail.asp?cid=22312 
Event code SCH 24/024 
Event description This session is suitable as a refresher for all governors but particularly for those new to role or new to finance /resource committee/lead duties. This is a two part training: Tuesday 23 January and Wednesday 24 January, online, 6-7.30pm on both dates. 

The session with cover the following areas:

  • Quick history of school financing

  • Role of the Governor

  • Operational v strategic

  • How finance is delivered to schools

  • Possible yearly “timetable” of tasks – division of labour

  • What are you budgeting for – use of balances, liabilities

  • Statutory obligations, budget content

  • What to expect from school

This session will be delivered by Rory McCormack. Rory began teaching in the late 1970’s and taught in primary schools up until his retirement in July 2017. For over 28 years of that time he was headteacher of two schools, firstly in Reading and then for over 20 years at St Lawrence’s Catholic Primary School in Feltham.

Since his retirement from headship, he has been working as an educational consultant and has led governor training both for Local Authorities and for individual schools. He is also a serving governor. 
Training objectives  
Target Group

Suitable for all new governors and as a refresher for more experienced / finance governors or those on resources/finance committees

Subject areas
Target audience
target audience
OFSTED areas Quality of leadership and management in the school, Leadership and management
Professional Standards
Microsoft Teams (Online), ., .
Admin contact Maleekha Khan (KhanMa@ealing.gov.uk)
Event Commissioner Therese McNulty (tmcnulty@ealing.gov.uk)
Course Costs
Standard cost£194.00
*Ealing Learning Partnership pay as you go£180.00
*Ealing Learning Partnership pay as you go£180.00
CPD/Training SLA£0.00
CPD/Training SLA£0.00
Funding information
Start date Tuesday 23 January 2024
Times 18:00 - 19:30
Number of sessions This event has 2 sessions.