The Clerking Competency Framework: Part 2

Over the next few weeks we’ll be looking at an overview of the different competencies within the DfE’s Clerking Competency Framework which outlines the skills and knowledge expected from a professional Clerk. This week we’ll be starting to look at the second competency – administration. The four clerking competencies are: Understanding governance​ Administration ​ Advice &Continue reading “The Clerking Competency Framework: Part 2”

The Clerking Competency Framework: Part 1

Over the next few weeks we’ll be looking at an overview of the different competencies within the DfE’s Clerking Competency Framework which outlines the skills and knowledge expected from a professional Clerk. The four clerking competencies are: Understanding governance​ Administration ​ Advice & guidance ​ People & relationships ​Reminder – the role of the clerk The roleContinue reading “The Clerking Competency Framework: Part 1”

Preparing for 2022-23 (Monthly Mini Guide Sneak Peek)

In this week’s blog post I’ll be giving you a sneak peak of the August 2022 monthly mini guide in the Governance Professional’s Annual Planner 2022-23 to help you start getting prepared for the 2022-23 academic year. The Governance Professional’s Annual Planner 2022-23 has been designed to support Clerks, Governance Professionals and Company Secretaries workingContinue reading “Preparing for 2022-23 (Monthly Mini Guide Sneak Peek)”

Pro Clerking Newsletter – June 2022

The Pro Clerking Monthly Newsletter for June 2022 is now available via the link below: Including: Good to know:  Sector updates Latest on the blog Spotlight on:  Pro Clerking’s 3 steps to compliance Top links Remember Pro Clerking GVO members get 20% off all workshops plus you can email me at elliehully@proclerking.com to arrange to be invoiced.Continue reading “Pro Clerking Newsletter – June 2022”

Governance Professional’s Annual Planner 2022-23 – Sneak Peek & Update!

The prototype for the Pro Clerking Governance Professional’s Annual Planner 2022-23 has arrived and I couldn’t be more pleased! This A4 planner contains everything you need to keep you organised (and sane!) for 2022-23 including: • Annual Plan – agenda, policies, visits etc, governance structure• Master checklists – including compliance and statutory requirements• Start andContinue reading “Governance Professional’s Annual Planner 2022-23 – Sneak Peek & Update!”

Introduction to the NGA’s Governance Professional’s Career Framework

Earlier this month the National Governance Association (NGA) held its first Governance Professional’s Career Framework focus group online meeting.  Background The NGA has “made a commitment to collaborating with governance professionals and other interested parties to develop a career pathway for the profession” with the aim of launching their framework at the end of 2022. Continue reading “Introduction to the NGA’s Governance Professional’s Career Framework”

Pro Clerking Newsletter – May 2022

The Pro Clerking Monthly Newsletter for May 2022 is now available via the link below: Including: Good to know:  Sector updates Latest on the blog Spotlight on:  Upcoming workshops Top links Remember Pro Clerking GVO members get 20% off all workshops plus you can email me at elliehully@proclerking.com to arrange to be invoiced. Want to receive ProContinue reading “Pro Clerking Newsletter – May 2022”

The DfE’s Schools White Paper: What does it mean for Governance?

As I’m sure you are aware, at the end of March the DfE released their widely awaited white paper – Opportunity for all: strong schools with great teachers for your child. The paper provided an insight into future national education policy and, as expected, had a strong indication towards a full trust based education systemContinue reading “The DfE’s Schools White Paper: What does it mean for Governance?”

NGA’s Governance Professional’s Conference Round-up 2022

Welcome back to to the summer 1 term! I hope you all had a restful Easter break and have come back fully refreshed for the term ahead. Here at Pro Clerking it’s an incredibly busy (and short!) term with lots of workshops, client training and of course the launch of the Governance Professional’s Annual PlannerContinue reading “NGA’s Governance Professional’s Conference Round-up 2022”

Pro Clerking Newsletter – April 2022

The Pro Clerking Monthly Newsletter for April 2022 is now available via the link below: Including: Good to know:  Sector updates Spotlight on:  Clerking Exclusions Panels Workshop  Upcoming workshops – Remember Pro Clerking GVO members get 20% off all workshops using GVO2022 at checkout (or email me at elliehully@proclerking.com to arrange to be invoiced) Want to receive ProContinue reading “Pro Clerking Newsletter – April 2022”