27th Sep 2021

Chairs’ Briefing – Autumn Term 2021 (Session 2 – In Person)

This session is free of charge for all chairs who purchase the Clerking and Support Service Level Agreement. A cost of £40 will be charged to those schools/academies for chairs of governors/trustees wishing to access the session from governing boards that do not buy into the Clerking and Support Service Level agreement.

The purpose of the session is to prepare chairs for their forthcoming governing board meetings and to equip them with the knowledge, information and advice needed to effectively undertake their role.

The chairs’ briefing sessions aim to:

  • Deepen the understanding of the role of the chair
  • Enhance confidence and skills in managing the role and relationships
  • Share leadership issues and make good use of the skills and knowledge of others
  • Provide information about meeting procedure and regulations

This session will be held at the Bolton Science and Technology Centre in person. (An alternative afternoon event will be held at 1.30 pm via a virtual Team event)

Precautions for Covid-19

For all in person centre based training, please ensure that if you feel unwell before the course, you do not attend the training and contact the service as soon as possible. You should self-isolate immediately if you have:

  1. a new, continuous cough
  2. a high temperature,
  3. or a loss of or change in their normal sense of smell or taste

Coronavirus testing is available for anyone. To book an appointment visit Coronavirus Testing

Hand sanitiser will be available on entry to the centre and in all meeting rooms. High touch surfaces and meeting rooms will be disinfected frequently throughout the day. The lecture theater will be ventilated, so warm clothing is advised. The wearing of face coverings is optional. Numbers are reduced to facilitate social distancing. 

Price per session: Free to those with with a Clerking SLA / £40 to those schools not buying into the service

Venue: Bolton Science and Technology Centre

Time: 6 pm - 7 pm

Category: Chairs' Briefing

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