The Governors' Podcast

Agenda Item 05 - Different Angles, Same Focus | #TheGovernorsPodcast

March 31, 2021 Onevma Productions Season 1 Episode 5
The Governors' Podcast
Agenda Item 05 - Different Angles, Same Focus | #TheGovernorsPodcast
Show Notes

For today's Single Item Agenda (episode), we discuss;

  • Knowing The Different Categories of Governors: Maintained Schools vs. Academies
  • Campaigning For Teachers / Support Staff Who Aspire To Leadership To Become Governors In Other Schools
  • Being a Parent Governor
  • Who Appoints Governors, particularly in Multi-Academy Trusts (MATs)?
  • Vacancies and Elections / Appointment Process 

DISCLAIMER: Please note that the categories discussed in this recording have been generalised, and individuals are encouraged to refer their school/academy/trusts governing documents, as necessary.

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Sharon Warmington
--> School Governor, Professional Clerk and Qualified Corporate Governance Practitioner 

Olivia D Hinds
--> Chair of a Teaching and Learning Committee, Safeguarding Link Governor and Diversity and Inclusion Link Governor


The Governors' Podcast is a brand of Education Governance Solutions Limited
The current release schedule is Wednesdays @ 7am during term time (approx. 2-3 per month).
The Governors' Podcast defines its 'Seasons' by UK academic years (September to July) and the episodes are called ‘Agenda Items’.

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