Expect the unexpected, as the old saying goes.
Risk management is a requirement for academy trusts, but all school organisations should understand risk and have systems in place as a safeguard.
We have designed this session to support you in understanding risk management and ensuring your board is prepared for anything.
The purpose of the session
At the end of this session participants will be able to start the process of ensuring that the governing board’s role in managing risk becomes a routine and secure aspect of their governance role.
What will this session cover?
1. The concept of risk and its management
2. The types of risk relevant to schools and trusts
3. Identifying and quantifying risk
4. Barriers and challenges to managing risk
5. The governing board’s role
Who should attend?
Governors, trustees and academy committee (local governing body) members
The senior leadership team including the school or trust business manager/finance director are expected to attend
The clerk to the board
This session is suitable for a group of schools to share
How will the session work?
This is a two-hour session.
All NGA sessions are interactive and provide information, activities and opportunities for discussion.
For more information on this session, contact us below or call 0121 237 3788