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Delegating to committees and individuals

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Last updated on 5 January 2018
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What functions can be delegated to committees or individuals? Most functions can be delegated to committees, individual governors and trustees, local governing bodies and headteachers. We look at the restrictions on this and the requirement to report back to the board.

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  1. 1 Delegating functions 
  2. 2 Functions that can't be delegated 
  3. 3 Using schemes of delegation
  4. 4 Reporting back to the board

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