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Code: OPL/17/062 Induction Training - the essentials for all Governors (EVENT FULL)

The course is essential for all new governors and has been restructured to focus more strongly on School Improvement, reflecting recent changes in education. As a result, it is also a useful refresher for more experienced governors. This training is free to governors who's school subscribe to Governor Training, otherwise the cost is £550 per governor Delegates require no prior knowledge of governance, but our tutors modify their approach to suit participants needs The aim is not only to inform delegates of the principles of governance, but also to give practical guidance on how all governors can take part in leading their school, in partnership with their head teacher

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1 28 April 2018 09:00 - 16:30 Unipart Conference Centre Map
Places remaining: -4

Code: OPL/17/074 Clerks’ Briefings

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These briefings, essential for all clerks, are run three times year, and designed to keep clerks up to date of any new or changing national governance legislation and relevant Oxfordshire County Council news, both for their own information but also to pass on to their governing bodies. In addition, they provide an opportunity for clerks to raise any questions or issues they may have, and to network with other clerks and share good practice. This training is free to LA clerks and clerks who's school subscribe to Clerks Training, otherwise the cost is £150 per clerk.

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1 01 May 2018 09:30 - 11:30 Abbey House - OCC Map
Places remaining: 3

Code: OPL/17/071 Clerks’ Briefings

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These briefings, essential for all clerks, are run three times year, and designed to keep clerks up to date of any new or changing national governance legislation and relevant Oxfordshire County Council news, both for their own information but also to pass on to their governing bodies. In addition, they provide an opportunity for clerks to raise any questions or issues they may have, and to network with other clerks and share good practice. This training is free to LA clerks and clerks who's school subscribe to Clerks Training, otherwise the cost is £150 per clerk.

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1 01 May 2018 13:00 - 15:00 Bartholomew School Map
Places remaining: 7

Code: OPL/17/091 Health & Safety: Policy and Practice

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The purpose of this course is to provide practical guidance on what governors should know and do to ensure that the school is being run in a safe way and without risk to health. Run by a Local Authority subject expert, the course takes a pragmatic approach to embedding health and safety awareness into school life, without becoming a barrier to the day-to-day business of the school and governing body. Among other things, delegates will consider some of the common myths that exist around health and safety. This training is free to governors who's school subscribe to Governor Training, otherwise the cost is £150 per governor

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1 01 May 2018 19:00 - 21:00 King Alfred's (Centre Site) Map
Places remaining: 8

Code: OPL/17/073 Clerks’ Briefings

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These briefings, essential for all clerks, are run three times year, and designed to keep clerks up to date of any new or changing national governance legislation and relevant Oxfordshire County Council news, both for their own information but also to pass on to their governing bodies. In addition, they provide an opportunity for clerks to raise any questions or issues they may have, and to network with other clerks and share good practice. This training is free to LA clerks and clerks who's school subscribe to Clerks Training, otherwise the cost is £150 per clerk.

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1 02 May 2018 10:00 - 12:00 The Grange Community Primary School Map
Places remaining: 12

Code: OPL/18/014 Finance: School Budget Construction & Monitoring

All governors are welcome to attend, but this course is particularly aimed at members of your Finance or Resources committee. The purpose of the session is to inform each governing body of its responsibilities for the management of its school’s budget. This training is free to governors who's school subscribe to Governor Training, otherwise the cost is £150 per governor

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1 26 April 2018 19:00 - 21:00 Kirtlington Church of England School Map
2 03 May 2018 19:00 - 21:00 Kirtlington Church of England School Map
Places remaining: 5

Code: OPL/17/077 Clerks’ Induction

This session provides a comprehensive induction on the statutory role, duties and responsibilities of the clerk. Essential for all new clerks to attend, but more experienced clerks welcome for a refresher. This training is free to LA clerks and clerks who's school subscribe to Clerks Training, otherwise the cost is £150 per clerk.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 10 May 2018 10:00 - 13:00 Unipart Conference Centre Map
2 17 May 2018 10:00 - 13:00 Unipart Conference Centre Map
Places remaining: 15

Code: OPL/17/068 Induction Training - the essentials for all Governors

The course is essential for all new governors and has been restructured to focus more strongly on School Improvement, reflecting recent changes in education. As a result, it is also a useful refresher for more experienced governors. This training is free to governors who's school subscribe to Governor Training, otherwise the cost is £550 per governor Delegates require no prior knowledge of governance, but our tutors modify their approach to suit participants needs The aim is not only to inform delegates of the principles of governance, but also to give practical guidance on how all governors can take part in leading their school, in partnership with their head teacher

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 12 May 2018 09:00 - 16:30 Aureus School Map
Places remaining: 10

Code: OPL/17/106 Exclusion Panels

This course guides governors and clerks through the whole exclusion process, explaining the part they play, including the administration surrounding it, reaching and recording decisions and understanding the regulation. This training is free to LA clerks and clerks who's school subscribe to Clerks Training and Governors who's school subscribe to Governor Training, otherwise the cost is £150 per booking.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 May 2018 10:00 - 12:00 Aureus School Map
Places remaining: 12

Code: OPL/17/081 Safeguarding of Pupils

The course aims to: Provide governors with an explanation of their safeguarding duties for children and young people of all ages, Enable Governors strengthen their leadership and governance arrangements, Summarise the latest statutory requirements related to safeguarding in schools in preparation for OFSTED Inspections, Enable all Governors to monitor safeguarding practice in their school and provide strategies to improve, including e-media, To increase governors awareness of children missing education. This training is free to governors who's school subscribe to Governor Training, otherwise the cost is £150 per governor

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 May 2018 19:00 - 21:00 King Alfred's (Centre Site) Map
Places remaining: 10