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19 Mar
Seminar
Guardianship
19 Mar 2019 - 19 Mar 2019

Guardianship

October 18, 2018

 

Presentation delivered by Yasemin Wigglesworth, AEGIS

Presentation delivered by Andrew Lewin, BSA

 

 

Why should you attend?

With the continued growth in numbers of pupils from overseas in UK-based schools and colleges, the topic of guardianship is becoming more and more important. The current lack of clarity in the regulations governing guardianship and safeguarding provisions for international students leaves young people, and their schools, in a vulnerable position.

 

Programme:

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:

Andrew Lewin, Director of Training & International, BSA

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.

 

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: Cheltenham Ladies' College, Bayshill Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 3EP

Location:

Cheltenham Ladies' College, Cheltenham Ladies' College, Bayshill Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 3EP, United Kingdom