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25 Oct
Better boarding provision – A seminar for Governors - October 25, 2017
25 Oct 2017 10:30 - 25 Oct 2017 15:30


Better boarding provision - A seminar for Governors


Date: October 25, 2017


Why you should attend? This course will consider the NMS and the Boarding Inspection requirements. Delegates will explore the emerging challenges to help governors better understand their role and allow them to be more effective in supporting the operation and development of boarding. After an overview of UK boarding, key areas of safeguarding, inspection, and raising standards will be considered.



10:00               Registration and Tea/Coffee


10:30               Welcome and introduction


10:35               Boarding and the National Framework


11:30               Coffee


11:45               Media and Government Interest/Scrutiny                                      


12:45               Lunch


13:30               Managing Allegations against Staff


14:15               Tea


14:30               Understanding current Student Behaviours and Risk


15:30               Close of Seminar


Seminar Presenter

Andrew Lewin, BSA Director of Training

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.


Venue: Boarding Schools' Association, 134 Buckingham Palace Road, SW1W 9SA


Cost: Member £200

          Non-member £250


London, 134 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 9SA, United Kingdom