24 Oct 2018 - 24 Oct 2018
Better boarding provision: for Governors
October 24, 2018
Why should you attend?
This course will allow delegates to explore the emerging challenges in boarding 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 the UK boarding market, key areas of discussion will include safeguarding, inspection, and raising standards.
10:00 Registration and Tea/Coffee
10:30 Welcome and introduction
10:35 Boarding and the National Framework
11:45 Media and Government Interest/Scrutiny
13:30 Managing Allegations against Staff
14:30 Understanding current Student Behaviours and Risk
15:30 Close of Seminar
Speaker: Andrew Lewin, BSA Director of Training and International
Andrew Lewin joined the BSA as Director of Training and International in August 2017. He manages the Training and International team with the BSA and delivers the largest CPD programme to boarding staff in the world. Prior to joining the BSA, he 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.
Cost: Member £210 / Non-member £260
Venue: BSA Office, 134-136 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 9SA