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Academy Governance

Governance is key to success in all school structures whether you have maintained, independent or academy status.

Good governance starts with those who have had the benefit of training and are well informed about their role and responsibilities. Many of our team are experienced governors which brings a practical perspective to their advice and the services they provide; they understand the issues you face from personal experience.

The varied role of a governors means they can find themselves dealing with many different types of issues. We have extensive experience of providing professional support in situations which may involve safeguarding, financial or other impropriety, health and safety, employee behaviour and the associated reputational concerns which might arise. We are here to help you whatever the situation with pragmatic advice focussing on the best outcome for the school.

We offer practical cost effective advice and training on the strategic and operational issues which affect governors, trustees, directors and senior leaders and which are crucial to the smooth running of a school setting.

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