Introduction to Church School Governance

This session provides new governors with an understanding of the importance, context and particular practice of Church School Governance. The support learning online page of information etc. will enable governors to get off to a good start on their governance journey. Also useful as a refresher for those who have experience and an opportunity to share some of their own best practice.

Church School Governance.

Exploring the context of Church School governance with guidance on fulfilling the roles and responsibilities to aid effectiveness and good impact. 

Location: On line course via Zoom

Duration: 2 hours

Suitable for: ALL Governors

Facilitator: Mike Simmonds


12 June 2024, 4pm - 6pm

Course facilitator

Mike works as Governance Consultant for the Diocese of Chelmsford as well as Governance Development Officer for the Diocese of Chichester. He is a Tutor on the Online Church School Governance Course for Liverpool Hope University. These roles include delivering training, providing support for schools and governance bodies and creating resources including a Grove Book, 'Church School Governance'. Alongside this he is a conference speaker on governance and education in general.

Mike Simmonds has 40 years' experience in school leadership/governance across three counties. He is currently Vice chair of the Directors of a MAT (2 schools) and Chair of a Church School both in the Diocese of Chelmsford.





12 June 2024, 4pm - 6pm


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