Julie Lamb

 

About me: I have been a governor within a special school since 2006.

In 2015 I became a National Leader of Governance; I am currently deployed providing governance leadership to two local Federated Primary schools both with a large cohort of SEND pupils.

Since 2008 I have been a member of the Overview & Scrutiny Committee for Children and Learning in the LA, representing special schools contributing to strategic policy decisions about education within the borough. In November 2017 I was elected to the Board of the Havering Academy of Leadership.

Location: (Borough/City/County) Romford, Essex
Governance experience:

 

Chair of Governors of the following types of schools:

  • Primary
  • Special School
NLG experience:

 

 

 

Support:

  • Chair and Leadership for a primary school
  • Chair and leadership through a newly formed Federation
  • Member of the working party group to establish an Academy of Leadership

Consultancy:

  • SEND Governance Review Guide contributor
  • SEND Governor Training Guide contributor (work in progress)

Training:

Testimonials:

Areas of expertise:

 

1. STRATEGIC LEADERSHIP

– Strategic leadership of school organisations

5. COMPLIANCE

– Governance Compliance

Stakeholder engagement & communication Strategic leadership of SEND and inclusion

2. ACCOUNTABILITY

 – Strategic leadership of school improvement

6. EVALUATION

– Governance reviews and health checks

3. PEOPLE

-Governance team leadership

8. OTHER AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Team Leadership

Developing governor training

Meeting management

4. STRUCTURES

– Governance Structures

8. NLG TRAINING COMPLETED

Governance in Federations

NLG induction

Essential deployment skills

Governance leadership programme (DfE)