Governors, trustees, non-executive or committee members (individuals or boards) , showing outstanding leadership and vision.

To recognise governors, trustees, non-executives and Committee members (as individuals or boards) who have contributed significantly to the vision, ambition and success of early years settings, schools and colleges.

This award is open to governors, trustees or non-executives (nominated either as individuals or boards), of Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) providers, any type of school, colleges, higher education and other learning providers.


Judging for this category will be based on the following:

  • Evidence of leadership and vision
  • Impact – evidence of positive (either high or improved) outcomes (in attainment, progress, Ofsted rating)
  • Support of other settings (provide concrete evidence of impact)

Please ensure that your nomination reflects the criteria above.

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