Guidance, model policies, templates and more for governors, trustees, clerks and governance professionals.
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Use our new and improved skills audit to identify development priorities for your board
We've updated our model code of conduct. Adapt the code to suit your own context
Read our safeguarding guide and get up to speed with updated DfE guidance
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Download a summary of changes and actions arising from the updated Schools Admissions Code
A practical guide to recruiting new board members and getting the right people around the table
Welcome to Governance and Welcome to a Multi Academy Trust: essential reading for new recruits
Download our step-by-step guide to developing an induction programme for new board members
Use our model governor and trustee role descriptions to support recruitment and induction
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Welcome to Governance 12th edition
A guide for new school governors and trustees of single schools
E-learning anytime, anywhere for governors, trustees, chairs and clerks