School Business Management

Governor Support

We offer a professional clerking service and a comprehensive package of governor support around all aspects of school governance, bringing together information, advice and guidance, specialist resources and training.

Governor Support Services

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The profile and the importance of the role of governors continue to grow, as do the responsibilities of the role.

All schools want to secure the best possible professional support for their governing bodies and governing body members.

One Education is committed to supporting you to meet the challenges of the changing roles in school governance and to supporting your governing body at every level. We offer a professional clerking service and a comprehensive package of governor support throughout the North West; around all aspects of school governance, bringing together information, advice and guidance, specialist resources, governing body reviews, and training.

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School Governor Support - tailored to your needs

Clerking service

As the focus on school leadership and governance by the DfE and Ofsted continues to increase, the value of a professional clerking service has been highlighted, particularly within inspections.

One Education provides a variety of high quality clerking services to meet your needs by delivering expert advice, guidance and administrative support on all matters of school governance.


For more information, please contact the Rob Merino on 0844 967 1111. 


Governor advice and guidance

We can offer everything school governors need in one place which includes the Chair’s telephone advice line offering access to an expert who can talk you through governance issues.

The Governing Body Meeting Termly Handbook is a practical guide to statutory and recommended agenda items which provides termly updates on policy issues as well as standard agenda structures for key meetings. Termly networking events for Chairs of Governors providing up to date information and a forum for discussion and problem solving for Chairs.

Governor professional development

We have a dedicated group of experienced professionals with up-to-date knowledge to deliver courses of the highest quality. Our content is relevant and interesting, taking into account learning styles and audiences.  We deliver termly new governor training courses and bespoke training delivered to your governing body to cover a topic of your choice.

Support for new governors

Becoming a governor can be a daunting experience. Our advice and training will ensure you are fully prepared and supported, meeting your needs as a new governor. Our team will ensure you are confident and up to speed with your new role and statutory responsibilities. Support includes new governor training and a welcome to governance induction pack.

Governing body review

Support for your governors to undertake a critical governing body review; covering your key responsibilities, identify potential areas for development and support the development of plans to meet these needs. The governing body review provides a robust impartial review to give the governing body assurance in key areas that it can use to support judgements on the governance of the school.

For more information, please contact Rob Merino on 0844 967 1111. 

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