Unit 2: Effective governance
In this unit, we will consider how you can successfully lead your team of governors and what you can do to ensure the team fulfils its role and has a positive impact. This unit has the following sections:
Being an effective team

Getting the best from the governing body

Succession planning for governors

Leading the business

The purpose of the unit is to enable chairs to develop a governing body that can fulfil the collective responsibilities for which it is accountable.
Unit 2 will help you to improve your leadership of the governing body by developing;
Your leadership competencies in:
Inspiring others

Relating to others

Developing others

Holding others to account

Partnership working

Impact and influence

Your knowledge and understanding of:
Building teams and getting to best from the team

Governance

Succession planning for governors