REAL trust

Partner: REAL trust
Partner type: Community Group
Project category: Governance

John Dalziel Deputy Principal External Relations, and a National Leader of Governace with the National College for Teaching and Leadership, acts as a trustee of the REAL trust.

Aims of the project

To provide high quality CPD for staff, middle and senior leaders and governors for Rochdale borough schools.

Background and goals

Established for the past 12 months a need for governor training and development was recognised and the REAL trust lacked a governor representative on their trust board.


Staff time


Evaluations are completed by participants on trainsing and leadership courses.

Pupil involvement

Pupils not directly involved

Frequency and duration

Termly trustees meetings, training courses as required and an annual leadership conference.