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
11:45 Media and Government Interest/Scrutiny
13:30 Managing Allegations against Staff
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