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Code: GOV/20/0044 Merton Chairs' Briefing - Autumn

This session is a briefing for Chairs and Vice Chairs to Governing Bodies in Merton.

The Autumn 2020 session will be delivered as a Narrated PowerPoint presentation, which will be made available w/c 14th September.

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1 14 September 2020 07:00 - 23:45 Virtual Map

Code: GOV/20/0046 Sutton Chairs' Briefing - Autumn

This session is a briefing for Chairs and Vice Chairs to Governing Bodies in Sutton.

The Autumn 2020 session will be delivered as a Narrated PowerPoint presentation, which will be made available w/c 14th September.

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1 14 September 2020 07:00 - 23:45 Virtual Map

Code: GOV/20/0045 Merton and Sutton Clerks' Briefing - Autumn

This session is a briefing for Clerks to Governing Bodies in Merton and Sutton.

The Autumn briefing will be delivered as a virtual Zoom session.

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1 22 September 2020 09:30 - 11:30 Virtual - Zoom Meeting Map

Code: GOV/20/0047 Training Governor Briefing - Autumn

This session will be delivered as a narrated PowerPoint presentation, which will be available from 23rd September.

It will focus on the latest training developments nationally and locally as well as an activity exploring an aspect of good practice/developing resources to support governors.

Please note this is not a training session on the role of the training governor.

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1 23 September 2020 07:00 - 23:45 Virtual Map

Code: GOV/20/0058 Induction for New Clerks

This courses will be delivered via Zoom. This course will give new clerks an introduction to clerking, where to access support and how they impact on school improvement.

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1 29 September 2020 09:30 - 11:30 Virtual - Zoom Meeting Map

Code: GOV/20/0048 Pay, Performance System and Headteacher Appraisal - making them work for your school

This course will be delivered either as a Narrated PowerPoint presentation or via Zoom.

This course will outline governors’ responsibilities and the procedures governors should use in conducting appraisal, suggesting how to get the best out of the process and offer advice and guidance. It will show how this links with pay progression and discuss dealing with appeals.

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1 06 October 2020 19:00 - 21:00 Virtual Map

Code: GOV/20/0049 Pupil Premium – The Role of Governors in Diminishing the Difference for Pupils

This course will be delivered via Zoom.

The aim of this course is to understand how the pupil premium funding, is used. Pupil Premium is the additional funding given to schools to raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils from reception to year 11.

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1 14 October 2020 19:00 - 21:00 Virtual - Zoom Meeting Map

Code: GOV/20/0050 Mental Health - Promoting Mental and Emotional Wellbeing in Schools

This course will be delivered via Zoom.

The aim of this course is to develop governors understanding of the expectations on schools to promote good mental health andf to consider examine the important role of governors in evaluating effective provision  in schools.

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1 20 October 2020 19:00 - 21:00 Virtual - Zoom Meeting Map

Code: GOV/20/0054 Safer Recruitment (Accredited Course - cost £100)

This session will be delivered via Zoom.

It is a legal responsibility for schools to have someone on every selection panel who has undergone training in safer recruitment. This one day accredited course will give governors, headteachers and school staff the information and understanding they need to recruit safely and comply with relevant statutory guidance.
The course will explore safer recruitment and the wider context of safeguarding, abuser profiles, recruitment processes, setting acceptable standards of behaviour and maintaining an ongoing culture of vigilance. This one-day workshop is accredited by the Safer Recruitment consortium. Delegates will complete four modules and a multiple choice assessment and receive a certificate of attendance and course completion.                                                           
*Please note this course is not suitable for early years or nurseries.

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1 22 October 2020 09:00 - 16:00 Virtual - Zoom Meeting Map

Code: GOV/20/0051 Welcome to Governance - Part 1 and Part 2

These sessions will be delivered as narrated PowerPoint presentations.

The aim of these two sessions is to develop an understanding of the role and responsibilities of school governors focussing on their three core strategic functions and providing an induction to good practice and the Ofsted Inspection framework.

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1 02 November 2020 19:00 - 21:00 Virtual Map
2 09 November 2020 19:00 - 21:00 Virtual Map

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