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Code: GOV692 Governor Training : Managing and Avoiding Potential Conflicts and Complaints

Too many gripes, grumbles and grievances?

Always trouble shooting?


This is your guide to successful complaints handling. Like our previously offered Effective Handling of Complaints course,
Managing and Avoiding Potential Conflicts and Complaints explores the procedures and policies that governing boards and school leadership teams should have in place in order to deal with parental concerns and other possible challenges.

In addition, the new course looks at conflict management and avoidance strategies, and is designed for governors and headteachers who would like to develop their school's resilience to controversy and build stronger, positive relationships brawith all stakeholders

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1 22 May 2019 10:00 - 12:30 Devonshire Park Lawn Tennis Club Map

Code: MHEW044 MHEW : Whole School Approach to MHEW - Audit Review and Action Planning Workshop

This session aims to build on schools'/colleges' findings through completing the MHEW self-evaluation audit framework, and support them in identifying and prioritising next steps as part of their Health Improvement Plan.

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1 23 May 2019 08:00 - 11:00 The Sussex Exchange Map

Code: GOV705 Governor Training : Governor Local Area Forum

Inform and update governors on current local and national issues relating to schools and the work of the Governing Board. A school to school approach, combined with the increased focus on school governance, will require governing boards to consider how all governors can work collectively, not just in their own schools, but across the wider ‘governor community’. The forums will facilitate governor networking and information gathering through high quality presentations that facilitate discussion and information sharing among peers.

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1 05 June 2019 19:00 - 21:00 The Civic Centre Map

Code: GOV733 Governor Briefing - External Funding Opportunities

This is a briefing and networking session for school governors about external funding opportunities. The session will cover:

  • types of funding available for schools
  • identifying funders and using resources to find funders
  • overview of "go to" funders for schools
  • Getting bid ready and looking at practicalities before you apply
  • How to write a strong application, with worked drafts available
  • frequently asked questions

The briefing will be delivered by East Sussex County Council’s Funding Advice Team who provide advice and support to community groups, charities and schools. With around 30 years’ experience within the team, they have helped all sorts of not for profits secure funding for different types of projects from different funders.

 

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1 06 June 2019 18:00 - 20:00 South Malling CE Primary School Map

Code: MHEW045 MHEW : Whole School Approach to MHEW - Audit Review and Action Planning Workshop

This session aims to build on schools'/colleges' findings through completing the MHEW self-evaluation audit framework, and support them in identifying and prioritising next steps as part of their Health Improvement Plan.

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1 06 June 2019 08:00 - 11:00 Wellshurst Golf Club Map

Code: GOV-EIP08 Eastbourne Area Educational Improvement Partnership: Governors Event

This is a meeting for the Eastbourne Educational Improvement Partnership (EIP) Governors.  This is a governor led group, organised and chaired by fellow governors. We aim to provide a group where governors from all phases and types of schools can meet and share experiences and best practice with each other

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1 10 June 2019 18:00 - 20:00 Ratton School Academy Trust Map

Code: GOV676 Governor Training : School Visits for Governors

One of the key responsibilities for governing boards is "Holding executive leaders to account for the educational performance of
the organisation and its pupils."  The course aims to provide governors with a clear understanding of why governing boards should have a school visit schedule linked to the school’s Improvement Plan and how to be effective during the visit and in reporting the outcomes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 11 June 2019 19:00 - 21:00 The Civic Centre Map

Code: GOV706 Governor Training : Governor Local Area Forum

Inform and update governors on current local and national issues relating to schools and the work of the Governing Board. A school to school approach, combined with the increased focus on school governance, will require governing boards to consider how all governors can work collectively, not just in their own schools, but across the wider ‘governor community’. The forums will facilitate governor networking and information gathering through high quality presentations that facilitate discussion and information sharing among peers.

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1 12 June 2019 18:30 - 20:30 County Hall Map

Code: GOV664 Governor Training : Special Educational Needs (SEN)

The national Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) Code of Practice applies to maintained schools and academies. It says in paragraph 6.3: There should be a member of the governing body or a sub-committee with specific oversight of the school’s arrangements for SEN and disability.

This session will provide governors with SEND responsibilities the knowledge to work effectively with the schools SEND Lead and ensure the governing body's repsonsibilities are being met.

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1 12 June 2019 10:00 - 12:00 Cooden Beach Hotel Map

Code: GOV688 Governor Training : Headteacher Performance Management

Essential training to meet statutory requirements

Governing boards in maintained schools have a statutory duty under the Education (School Teachers’ Appraisal) (England) Regulations 2012 for headteacher appraisal.

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 June 2019 19:00 - 21:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map