Governance

Instrument and Articles of Government currently in force came into effect on 6th July 2015. St Francis Xavier College joined the Sixth Form College sector on 1st April 2010

Full board meetings

The next scheduled meeting: Thursday 14th December 2017, 6pm – 8.30pm
to be held in the College.
Immediately prior to this meeting there will be a training / briefing session for all governors from 5.30pm. The topic will be Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

Events for governors:

Thursday 18th January 2018: London Sixth Form Partnership (LSFP): GDPR briefing for Governors PM, NewVic College
Thursday 18th January 2018: London Sixth Form Partnership (LSFP) Governors Liaison, 6pm, NewVic College
Wednesday 16th May 2018: London Sixth Form Partnership (LSFP) Governors Liaison, 6pm, SFX

REQUIREMENTS AND
RESPONSIBILITIES
INFORMATION / GOOD PRACTICE
Instrument & Articles of Government (2015):

ARTICLE 5 2 (b) OBTAINING VIEWS

Rationalisation of Audit Arrangements for SFC – guidance Sept 2012

Disability Discrimination Act LSDA briefing for Governors in FE (2005)

UK Corporate Governance Code (FRC 2016)

Keeping Children Safe in Education (DfE 2016)

Audit Code of Practice March 2017 (SFA & EFA)

The Nolan Committee Report on Standards in Public Life

“Leading Health & Safety at Work”

New Challenges New Chances – BIS (Dec 2011)

The Good Governance Standard for Public Services (Feb 2005)

Inspection reports Ofsted

London Child Protection Procedures

Equality, Diversity & Governance (LSIS 2010)

LSIS Review of Governance 2010  Summary report

TRAINING AND SUPPORT

The College Governor (FEFC 2000)

Diocesan Guidance for Governors (Education Commission, Nov 2014)

Governance Training Materials (2014)

Links to related websites:

OFSTED

ESFA (Education and Skills Funding Agency)

CES (Catholic Education Service)

SFCA (Sixth Form Colleges Association)

AoC (Association of Colleges)

The Education Commission (for the Archdiocese of Southwark)

Excellence Gateway

Email the Clerk to the Governors, Mrs Eleanor Lewis