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18 Oct
18 Oct 2018 - 18 Oct 2018


October 18, 2018


Presentation delivered by Yasemin Wigglesworth, Executive Officer AEGIS, with Dale Wilkins, Head of Safeguarding and Standards, BSA



10:00               Registration and Tea/Coffee

10:30               Welcome and introductions

10:35               Session 1 – Guardianship today, good and bad Guardianship

11:30               Tea/Coffee        

11:40               Session 2 – Where does responsibility lie?

12:45               Lunch

13:30               Session 3 – Your school’s Guardianship policy

14:30               Tea/Coffee

14:40               Session 4 – Inspection and accreditation points

15:30               Close of Seminar


Seminar Presenters:

Dale Wilkins, BSA Head of Safeguarding and Standards

Dale completed over 30 years as a boarding practitioner before joining the BSA permanently in September 2017. Dale began his career as a boarding tutor at Norwich School, ran a junior girls’ House with his wife at Tettenhall College and then moved to Old Swinford Hospital School in Stourbridge where he spent 25 years as Housemaster in both senior and junior boys’ Houses, as Director of Boarding and then as Deputy Head and Designated Safeguarding Lead.

Dale has also been a course tutor and trainer for the BSA for almost 20 years, was a sector professional inspection under NCSC, CSCI and Ofsted, and a trainer for the local safeguarding board.


Yasemin Wigglesworth, Executive Officer, AEGIS (Association for the Education and Guardianship for International Students)

Yasemin joined AEGIS in 2012, gaining valuable insight into the niche industry of Guardianship. Yasemin previously worked in international student recruitment and marketing.


Cost: Member £210 / Non-member £260

Venue: BSA Office, 134-136 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 9SA


BSA Office, London, Boarding Schools' Association, 4th Floor, 134 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 9SA, United Kingdom