We work closely with Essex Education Services for Schools (EES) to:

  • Promote and support high quality effective Governance in all schools;
  • To oversee and support Governor recruitment
  • To support governing bodies to navigate the strategic education landscape across Essex
  • Share best practice in governance across all schools in Essex
  • Facilitate effective governor training and development
  • Monitor the RAG rating of Governing Boards
  • Work jointly with EES with regard to supporting:
    • Primary Director’s Briefings
    • Annual Conferences for all governors
    • Governor briefing sessions for Primary, Secondary and Special School Governors
    • Put in place representation on key strategic groups:
  • Children’s Partnership Board and local Partnership Boards
  • Schools Forum including sub committees
  • School-led Improvement Project Board
  • Secondary Excellence Board
  • Other strategic groups as required/requested