Designing and refining Governance Structures

We take a proactive approach to designing the right structure for you or making sure your governance structure keeps pace with requirements. We know that everyone within a governance structure has a valuable role, therefore, we take the time to listen to all involved and use this insight to co-produce effective working structures with communication flow at their core.

We have a proven track record of designing accountable and effective governance structures

Su Turner, Our CEO is regularly called on to create or refine governance structures.  She has worked with:

  • The Department for Education to design a governance framework for the STEM sector and the Tomorrow's Engineers Code;

  • Multi-Academy Trusts: designing structures from scratch and reviewing and refining existing models, ensuring connection between the layers of governance;

  • Local Authority Corporate Parenting Boards; helping to embed the voice of children in care in their governance conversations;

  • Not-for-profit Trustee Boards, helping them to establish robust governance for the benefit of their recipients.

Holy Cross Catholic Multi-Academy Company

“It feels like some of the barriers between the individual governing bodies have melted. They now see themselves as part of one organisation:  Holy Cross Catholic MAC.”
“Su is incredibly professional. The process has exceeded our expectations.”

July 2022

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"The impact has been phenomenal!"

Here, Andy Moor, CEO of Holy Family Catholic MAT talks about what he likes about Shaping Governance and the value it has brought to his trust and governance.