Resources for business leaders

Resources, guidance and information to support business leaders to find a suitably matched role; learn the basics of the academies landscape and prepare to join an academy trust board.  

Resources for business leaderslearn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair
learn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair
The objective of the academies programme is to change education in England for the better by raising standards. As multi-academy trusts (MATs) grow and develop...
Resources for business leaderslearn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair
Resources for non-executive directorslearn the essential principles of the non-executive director role
learn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair | learn the essential principles of the non-executive director role
Academy Ambassadors has produced a guide for trustees/non-executive directors of academy trusts, to help them understand their personal liabilities alongside the obligations which stem from...
Resources for business leadersprepare for joining a board
Resources for non-executive directorslearn about different models of multi-academy trusts
Resources for trustsrecruit to my existing trust board
prepare for joining a board | learn about different models of multi-academy trusts | recruit to my existing trust board
The Catholic Education Service provides a range of useful information, guidance, resources and model CES documents which relate to governance arrangements in Catholic schools and...
Resources for business leaderslearn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair
learn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair
This presentation aimed at business leaders and professionals outlines why England's academies need support from business; the benefits of taking on a non-executive role at...
Resources for business leaderslearn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair
Resources for employerslearn more about the benefits of senior staff joining academy trust boards
learn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair | learn more about the benefits of senior staff joining academy trust boards
A recent report by CIPD , produced in partnership with the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO), has been published to explore how better collaboration...
Resources for business leaderslearn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair
Resources for employerslearn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair
Resources for non-executive directorslearn the essential principles of the non-executive director role
learn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair | learn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair | learn the essential principles of the non-executive director role
‘Lessons from Leaders: Preparing, Planning & Managing a Portfolio Career’, is the second publication from Wild Search which focuses on how to build a portfolio...
Resources for business leaderslearn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair
Resources for trustsrecruit to my existing trust board
learn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair | recruit to my existing trust board
From kick-starting her career at the age of forty to taking on the Japanese business world to becoming a grandmother, Nikki shares how she succeeded...
Resources for business leaderslearn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair
Resources for employerslearn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair
learn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair | learn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair
Governors and non-executive directors do not manage a school day-to-day, but are required to oversee its long-term development.
Resources for business leaderslearn the basics of academies and multi-academy trusts
Resources for non-executive directorslearn about data management in schools
learn the basics of academies and multi-academy trusts | learn about data management in schools
Presentation by John Acland-Hood (DfE) on the basics of measuring data and performance in academy trusts from the Academy Ambassadors Board Development Event (7th September).
Resources for business leaderslearn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair
Resources for non-executive directorslearn the essential principles of the non-executive director role
learn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair | learn the essential principles of the non-executive director role
Academy Ambassadors held a Board Development Event on Monday 7th September 2015. Details of the morning conference and further reading can be found below.