Getting it right as an Academy Clerk or Company Secretary - Leeds - 16.11.2017

"This was such a useful workshop - well organised and delivered. Wish I had done it months ago!"
- Kerrie Jones, Anglian Learning

 

Are you an academy or due to convert?

Are you clear what the role of Company Secretary involves?

Our regular training events are designed to provide you with a comprehensive guide to the role of Company Secretary to an Academy and include the following:

  • The legal framework encompassing a practical guide to how an academy trust should operate under its articles of association and relevant parts of company law
  • The specific role and responsibilities of a Company Secretary to an academy trust
  • The relationship between the Company Secretary and Clerk to Governors roles
  • How to convene and support member and director meetings
  • Decision-making in meetings and by resolution
  • Keeping the right paperwork – company registers, agendas, minutes, and reports to Companies House
  • New rules coming into force under the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015
     

Target Audience

Company Secretaries appointed by academy trusts who wish to understand how the role applies in an academy setting
Clerks to school governing bodies who wish to work as, or who are working alongside, Company Secretaries
School Business Managers or governors who are thinking about how to operate the role of Company Secretary to their academy trust
Multi Academy Trust directors who want to better understand their governance structure
Our training events are a great forum to exchange ideas and experiences with your counterparts in other schools.

 

Timings

1:45pm:    Registration
2:00pm:    Start
5:00pm:    Finish

 

Date and location

Thursday 16 November 2017
Stone King LLP, 1 Aire Street, Leeds, LS1 4PR

 

Fee

£72
​Discounted to £54 for FASNA Members and free for Stone King Retainer Clients. Please contact us for your discount code.

 

£72.00
For any queries, please contact Events@stoneking.co.uk

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