Effective Governance

This half-day INSET will give you a full and detailed understanding of your role and responsibilities as a school governor. You will leave with a clear vision and direction for your school, as well as the skills to ensure that staff are held to account for their educational and financial performance.

  • Clear support and guidance
  • Focuses on each aspect of your role
  • Explains expectations
  • Provides you with a toolkit to fulfil your task

About this training

Effective governance is a key part of school improvement. On this insightful, practical CPD course for school governors, you will gain a full understanding of the importance and scope of your role and develop the skills you need to fulfil it effectively.

You will leave with an action plan that will enable you:

  • To ensure that you have firm goals which will establish your vision, ethos and strategic direction;
  • To hold the headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils, and the performance management of staff;
  • To oversee the financial performance of the school and make sure its money is well spent.
  • To develop strategies to hold leaders to account.

This is a truly flexible training session, which can either be delivered in one half-day or two twilights. We can tailor the content to meet your needs and the needs of your school and are happy to fit around your requirements.


  • Parent governors
  • Teacher governors
  • Co-opted governors
  • New-to-role Chairs of Governors

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this INSET day, please do not hesitate to contact us. Please fill in the form below to send us a message. Alternatively, feel free to get in touch with us by email: info@tteducation.co.uk