Chairs Leadership and Development Online Networking Events (Code: C0799)

This course is a series of online networking and development events for FE College Chairs to generate the sharing of innovative and creative thinking in order to assist Chairs in their roles during these challenging and unprecedented times.

College Chairs can also join the Chairs' Development Network group on LinkedIn


Upcoming

Online - Stakeholder Engagement - influencing and engaging with policy makers
Date: 01/07/2021
Price: no charge
Booking Close Date: 30/06/2021
The Skills for Jobs White Paper sees a greater requirement for Chairs to engage with policy teams. David Russell, CEO at The Education and Training Foundation, will share his experience of working in and engaging with government policy makers.
Session 1
Date: 01/07/2021 14:00 - 15:30
No suitable dates or locations? Please register your interest and we will let you know about new events as they are announced.

Who is this for?

For Chairs of College Boards.

Training aim

Following on from the Skills for Jobs White Paper which highlights the growing requirement for Chairs to engage with government, David Russell, CEO at The Education and Training Foundation, will share his experience of working in and engaging with government policy makers.

David has grown the ETF from start-up to become a trusted, effective improvement agency working with Government and the FE sector to support quality and standards. He previously served in the Department for Education under Labour and then the Conservative/Lib-Dem Coalition Government, latterly as national policy director for Vocational Education. Previous senior policy roles included leading the Open Academies programme and managing the cross-government Skills Strategy.

Outcomes

  • Consider the implications for Chairs in greater involvement with funders and policy bodies
  • Consider best practice for stakeholder engagement conversations
  • Create an arena where chairs can share ideas and concerns in a safe environment

Length

1.5 hours max.

Entry Requirements

This programme is open for Chairs as part of chairs leadership and development. 

Contact us

If this course is not currently available at a suitable date/location, please register your interest and we will let you know about new events as they are announced.

If you have any questions, please contact:

T: 0800 0 831 830
E: bookingsupport@etfoundation.co.uk