Lincolnshire Teaching School Alliance

Development for Clerks Programme

This accredited NGA Leading Governance Development for Clerks' programme is designed for new and experienced clerks currently working in all school and trust settings. It helps develop the knowledge and skills needed for high-quality clerking.

This programme offers a blend of flexible learning over approximately a nine month period.
Led by experienced facilitators, participants will attend workshops and access effective one-to-one mentoring throughout the duration of this programme. Learning will be both group-led and independent.

Date Time Activity
N/A N/A Unit 1 Self-study: Understanding governance essentials
Wednesday 3rd April 2019 9.30am - 12.30pm Unit 2 Face-to-Face workshop: The role of the modern professional clerk 
Thursday 9th May 2019 9.30am - 12.30pm Unit 3 Face-to-Face workshop: The administrative role of the clerk
Thursday 11th July 2019 9.30am - 12.30pm Unit 4 Face-to-Face workshop: Accountabilities, advice and guidance
Thursday 12th September 2019 9.30am - 12.30pm Unit 5 Face-to-Face workshop: Working together to ensure effectiveness

Costs - Funding of £350 is available and can be used against the full cost of the programme. The programme will cost £75 if you take up funding. Please contact the NGA to enquire about eligibility for this. Email:

The Development for Clerks programme are open for bookings. For available cohorts and to book or register your interest please use the following link:

Clerks: NGA's Development for Clerks Booking Link