The Good Governor

Review of The Good Governor:

If you are considering becoming a Governor, just joined the Board or have recently taken on the responsibility of chair, you will find something helpful in this book. Its easy to read, conversational style provides the reader with good advice, reveals the pleasure a Governor can derive from their service.”

By David Humphreys (General Secretary, Methodist Independent Schools Trust)

The Good Governor is an ideal primer for governors, senior leaders and prospective governors at independent schools.

Written by Brian Greenwood, the book covers the joys and responsibilities of being a good governor. He outlines all the key areas of governor behaviour, including:

  • the roles and responsibilities of the governing body, subcommittees and working parties;
  • the importance of a smooth governor induction;
  • the most effective ways to hold meetings to get the best out of discussions; and
  • the role of an effective chair in leading the board.

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