Governor induction policy
A thoughtful governor induction policy does more than get your new governors off to a good start – it also serves as evidence of the board's commitment to training. Adapt our model policy to save time and make sure your induction is effective.
Adapt our model policy to suit your school or trust. It's based on best practice for a thorough induction, as well as making sure your board is compliant with legislation and guidance. It's been approved by Forbes Solicitors.
Lead an effective induction
Follow our process to give your new governor or trustee everything they need to get stuck in straight away. The article includes a checklist you can use to make sure you don't miss anything out and get all the right paperwork completed.
Examples from schools, trusts and local authorities
- Ashlands Church of England Primary School, a voluntary-controlled school in Somerset
- Bolton Council
- East Barnet School, a secondary academy in Hertfordshire
- John Taylor MAT, a trust with 18 schools in Derbyshire and Staffordshire
- Newark Orchard School, a community special school in Nottinghamshire