Resources for non-executive directors

Resources, guidance and information to support academy trust non-executive directors to understand the basics of academy trust governance; develop new skills; have an impact early on and stay up to date with the latest DfE guidance.

 

Resources for non-executive directorsbecome a more effective non-executive director/ chair
Resources for trustsget more from my trust board
become a more effective non-executive director/ chair | get more from my trust board
Board members are accountable for the performance of the students at their trust and much of that success depends upon having the right executive team...
Resources for business leaderslearn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair
Resources for non-executive directorslearn more about academy finances
learn more about the role of a non-executive director/ chair | learn more about academy finances
Presentation from David Earnshaw, Sir Michael Wilkins and Martyn Oliver at the Academy Ambassadors Board Event.
Resources for non-executive directorslearn more about academy finances
Resources for trustsget more from my trust board
learn more about academy finances | get more from my trust board
This handbook sets out the financial framework for academy trusts, reflecting their status as companies, charities and public bodies.
Resources for non-executive directorslearn about induction into a NED role
learn about induction into a NED role
Before applying for a board position in an academy, potential trustees/directors/governors should undertake some research into the work a prospective academy trust performs and its...
Resources for non-executive directorslearn about induction into a NED role
learn about induction into a NED role
For a trustee/director/governor of an academy to be effective it will be necessary to provide the individual with sufficient information about the academy trust for...
Resources for non-executive directorslearn the essential principles of the non-executive director role
learn the essential principles of the non-executive director role
Isabelle Dennigan, Head of European Operations at a leading financial institution and Academy Director for the STEP Academy Trust, talks about why she became a...
Resources for non-executive directorsbecome a more effective non-executive director/ chair
become a more effective non-executive director/ chair
The Key is a national information service that provides governors and academy directors with guidance, insight and instant answers to their questions on all aspects...
Resources for non-executive directorslearn what makes a good multi-academy trust
learn what makes a good multi-academy trust
This presentation was delivered by NSN at The Academies Show 2015. This explores the lessons learned from a growing number of academy and free school chains.
Resources for non-executive directorslearn what makes a good multi-academy trust
learn what makes a good multi-academy trust
This resource outlines the roles and responsibilities of a typical multi-academy trust, and outlines the key decisions you need to make when setting up a...