HR for Governors in Academies

Thursday, 9 January '20   6pm - 8pm
Rushey Mead Academy, Melton Road, Leicester, LE4 7AN

If you are a Trustee on an Academy Board or a Local Governor within an Academy Trust, this session on HR management will help you to understand your role and responsibilities in relation to:

  • Recruiting in line with staffing regulations and Keeping Children Safe in Education.
  • HR policies and your flexibilities in determining the kind of employer you want to be.
  • Your approach to pay including executive pay.
  • Tips on how to be a fair and reasonable employer.
  • Managing change including restructures.

The workshop will be led by Debbie Stanley, a HR professional with over 20 years’ experience in the education sector. Debbie has led a successful national HR and employment law service for schools and academies and has worked as a School Business Manager. She is known for her straightforward and pragmatic approach, excellent knowledge, and passion for supporting school leaders to achieve excellent outcomes for young people.
As an experienced Chair of Governors at a maintained school that subsequently joined a multi-academy trust, Debbie has a wealth of relevant experience, along with a well-developed understanding of the changing landscape and challenges in education.


HR for Governors in Academies
Please note that if you cancel your place less than 2 weeks before the workshop date, or fail to attend, your school will still be charged.

Rushey Mead Academy
Melton Road