Further education corporations and sixth-form college corporations: governance guide

Further reading and resources

Links to more information and guidance.

The corporation

Recruiting and developing governors:

Governor eligibility

Recruiting governors

Governor development and support

Positive board behaviours

Governor appraisal

Specific roles in the corporation:

The chair

Corporation clerk

Committees

Making decisions and managing conflicts of interest:

Making decisions

Conflicts of interest

Compliance:

Fraud

Political activities

Safeguarding

Prevent

Equality

Name changes

Financial and estate management:

Reserves

Investments and trading

Regularity framework

Reporting requirements

Estate management

Changes to corporate structure

Risk management and assurance:

Risk management

Financial controls

Audit committee

Challenge and assurance

Monitoring governance

The college

The principal

Principal recruitment

Executive pay

Education quality

Accountability to stakeholders

Regulation and support

Education & Skills Funding Agency

FE Commissioner

Ofsted