Health & Safety for Governors
Outline of event:
This event will explore the strategic role and function which governors must understand and undertake within schools.
Event Facilitator: Garry Smith, Health and Safety Services Manager.
Thursday 12th April 2018 will take place at County Hall, 6.30pm to 8.30pm.
Wednesday 4th July 2018 will take place at County Hall, 2.00pm to 4.00pm
Learning and Teaching Outcomes:
After completing this session, participants will:
Gain an appreciation of the relevant health and safety legislation pertinent to schools including the requirement to produce a health and safety policy reflecting adequate management arrangements
Understand the role of the head teacher in the day to day management of health, safety and well-being within the school.
Have the confidence and ability to scrutinise relevant reports produced by the headteacher and third parties. (Critical Friends)
Understand the governor roles and responsibilities regarding health and safety.
Recognise the accountability of Governors relative to specific projects such as self funded building improvements.
We expect that all CPD will involve integral evaluation processes
Governors are asked to familiarise themselves with the schools health and safety policy and any health and safety reports produced.
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Event Facilitator: Lisa Devine