A guide for boards on their duties hearing appeals and overseeing exclusions
Overview Governing boards may be asked to form a panel to run an exclusion hearing. This course provides guidance on the rules and regulations on suspensions and permanent exclusions, how to organise and execute exclusion hearings, exploring the different roles on the panel, who should be involved and what to do to ensure you manage these hearing fairly and effectively.
What you will learn;
Understanding the new guidance on suspensions and permanent exclusions
Understanding the board's role in suspensions, permanent exclusions and reinstatements
How to conduct an exclusion hearing
Understanding the board's role in reinstatement meetings
How to organise and independent panel review
All delegates receive an electronic copy of the presentation and supporting materials and resources to help them be more impactful in their governance role.
Who should attend? Any governors or trustees involved in sitting on or leading exclusion hearings or panels.
Tutor Rosemary is a highly experienced governance consultant who ran the DfE governance leadership programme across the country for three years and within Essex for a further three years. She has extensive experience of undertaking governance reviews and designing, developing, and delivering training for governors and trustees. Rosemary’s background is in the corporate sector where she gained 20 years’ experience as a senior global leader. She has a BA(Hons) in Accountancy and Business Studies. Rosemary has chaired boards in a large secondary academy, a maintained primary school, a primary school within a multi academy trust (MAT) and a large junior school within a diocesan MAT, as well as being a trustee in four different MATs. Rosemary was a designated National Leader of Governance and is currently vice chair of a growing MAT and has recently joined the local governing board of a special school in Essex. Rosemary is also an NGA consultant.
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About our training As experienced Chairs of Governors we strongly believe in providing training that gives you the knowledge, tools and examples to be effective governors. Our aim is to give you the confidence and tools to improve your governance as quickly and effectively as possible. All our training is provided by National Leaders of Governance who are experienced governance trainers.