Policies & Guidelines

The Education Team has identified the following policies and guidelines to support schools in their development. The staff in the Education team are available to work with schools on developments in individual settings. Please contact the department for more details.

Academies

Board of Education Response Paper to the Academies Act

DBE Academisation Policy July 2015

Guidance for conversion to an academy

Anthony Collins Conversion Guide – CofE (2)

Collective Worship  

Primary

Guidance for collective worship in church primary schools Click to open
Support for writing a collective worship policy for a church primary school Click to open
Guidelines for visitors leading worship Click to open
Collective worship stories linked to SEAL themes and Christian values Click to open
Collective worship observation and monitoring record Click to open
Evaluation of collective worship Click to open

Secondary

Collective worship policy  Click to open

Guidance for collective worship in church secondary schools Click to open

Guidelines for visitors leading worship  Click to open

Collective worship observation form Click to open

Monitoring form for collective worship Click to open

Removal of a Foundation Governor 

Please click below for the Board of Education’s policy document (approved May 2013)

PROCEDURE FOR REMOVAL OF FOUNDATION GOVERNORS1

SMSC policy

Model policy for Spiritual, Moral, Social, Cultural Development in Church of England Schools/Academies in the Diocese of Southwell and Nottingham Click here to open

Guidance for promoting Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural Development in a Church of England School/Academy  Click here to open

RE policy

Guidance for Delivering Religious Education in Church Schools

Model Religious Education Policy

British Values

British Values