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 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...