GovernorSpace

We can support you to improve how your governing board performs, provide guidance and advice to your governors and clerks and help you keep on top of the ever-changing and challenging educational landscape.

 

GovernorSpace is an online platform for Governors and Clerks to manage and achieve a step change in the quality of governance. It gives Governors and Clerks access to DfE funded professional development, peer-to-peer and mentor support, self-evaluation tools, useful resources and much more.

What is the GovernorSpace programme?

The programme includes:

  • An online self-evaluation tool based on the Competency Frameworks for Governors and Clerks.
  • A range of interactive training from a suite of titles linked to the competency frameworks.
  • Mentor support to help you complete your Development Plan and support you with any specific needs you may have.
  • Access to GovernorConnect, a database to facilitate peer-to-peer support, and GovernorRecruit, a place to advertise and search for Governor vacancies.

Why register?

  • It’s funded by the DfE so is completely free of charge to your school.
  • Can be completed anytime and anywhere there’s an internet connection – whether that’s from your school building during a Governing Board meeting or from the comfort of your home.
  • High-quality, flexible, easy-to-use, self-evaluation tool which can be saved and used year-on-year to monitor your progress and evidence your development time.
  • Provides a tailored service enabling you to follow your own development route selecting the right type of support for you – whether that be training or mentor support.
  • Access one-to-one support from trusted experts many of whom are national and local leaders of education and who can evidence the impact they have in schools.
  • Provides real-time and valuable evidence for Ofsted linked to the Governor and Clerking Competency Frameworks.

Funding is limited and on a first come, first served basis, so don’t delay!  You can find out more or register today at www.GovernorSpace.co.uk.

 

GovernorSpace Plus

The Governance Leadership Development Programme can be purchased as GovernorSpacePlus.

GovernorSpacePlus includes: 

  • Access to all of the recorded training titles with one new training title added each term
  • Email advice and guidance provided by experienced Governance professionals
  • Access to the premium resource area containing useful guidance on procedures, forms and templates
  • The popular Governor Information pack at the beginning of each term. This comprehensive booklet contains updates, links and appendices of sample materials, all in one place
  • The option to purchase additional mentoring support
  • The option to purchase GovernorHub (an online platform to help you manage your administration) at a special rate of £250 per board

You will also benefit from continued access to the free online materials including: 

  • Online Self-Evaluation Tool to support annual board self-evaluation
  • Access to monthly thought leadership pieces
  • GovernorConnect and GovernorRecruit

The cost of an annual board subscription to GovernorSpacePlus is £99. To purchase GovernorSpacePlus click here

 

ClerkSpace Plus

The Clerking Development Programme can be purchased as ClerkSpacePlus.

ClerkSpacePlus includes: 

  • Annual membership to the National Organisation of School Governance Officers (NASGO)
  • Access to all of the recorded training titles with one new training title added each term
  • Email advice and guidance provided by the National Association of School Governance Officers (NASGO)
  • Access to the premium resource area containing useful guidance on procedures, forms and templates
  • The new Clerk Information pack at the beginning of each term. This comprehensive booklet contains updates, links and appendices of sample materials, all in one place
  • The option to purchase additional mentoring support

You will also benefit from continued access to the free online materials including: 

  • Online Self-Evaluation Tool to support annual self-evaluation. 
  • Access to monthly thought leadership pieces. 
  • GovernorConnect and GovernorRecruit to support your boards.

The cost of an annual subscription to ClerkSpacePlus is £64. To purchase ClerkSpacePlus click click here

To find out more, please visit https://www.governorspace.co.uk/