The Chair of Governors' Leadership Development Programme is designed for aspiring chairs of governors, new chairs or existing chairs who would like to develop their skills. The programme is delivered through our approved licensees and comprises workshops, school-based activities and includes access to a mentor. It focuses on the role of the chair, leading the governing body and leading change and continuous improvement.
There are currently 1200 scholarships, of up to 80% of the cost, available until the end of March 2015 (scholarship of £320 for small schools and £200 for all other maintained schools). Further details are available on GOV.UK.