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Better boarding provision - A seminar for Governors - July 03, 2018
03 Jul 2018 10:30 - 03 Jul 2018 15:30


Better boarding provision - A seminar for governors 


Date: July 03, 2018 


Why you should attend? This course will consider the NMS and the Boarding Inspection requirements. Delegates will explore the emerging challenges to help governors better understand their role and allow them to be more effective in supporting the operation and development of boarding. After an overview of UK boarding, key areas of safeguarding, inspection, and raising standards will be considered.



10:00                 Registration and Tea/Coffee

10:30                 Welcome and introduction

10:35                 Boarding and the National Framework

11:30                 Coffee

11:45                 Media and Government Interest/Scrutiny                                                 

12:45                 Lunch

13:30                 Managing Allegations against Staff

14:15                 Tea

14:30                 Understanding current Student Behaviours and Risk

15:30                 Close of Seminar



Seminar Presenter: Andrew Lewin, BSA Director of Training

Andrew Lewin, joined the BSA team as Director of Training in August 2017. He manages the Training and International Team within BSA and delivers the largest CPD programme to boarding staff in the world. Prior to joining BSA, he has lived and worked in boarding schools literally all his life. He has been the Head in three boarding schools, as well as Deputy Head, Housemaster, Head of Geography, Master i/c Rugby, Hockey and Cricket and Director of Development. He has been an ISI Team Inspector and a Governor of an independent boarding school. He has also served on the local safeguarding children's boards in North Yorkshire and Cheshire where he organised and delivered training for both local authorities and independent schools.



Venue: Boarding Schools' Association, 134-136 Buckingham Palace Road, SW1W 9SA 


Member £200

Non-member £250



134-136 Buckingham Palace Road, London, Boarding Schools' Association , 134 Buckingham Palace Road , London, SW1W 9SA , United Kingdom