Useful resources for Headteachers and Governors

Covid 19 Resources

Actions for schools during the coronavirus outbreak

Guidance for full opening of Schools 2nd July 2020

Guidance on Acts of Worship – Mass

July 2020 newsletter containing information on Certificate of Practice for School Admissions

Mental Health and Well-Being Resources

Mental Health and Well-Being Resources

Staff Well-Being Resource Flyer

Staff Well-Being Resource Presentation – BCCS

S48 Inspection Documents

Handbook for the Inspection of Catholic Schools

S48 Religious Education Self-Evaluation Form

Optional Pupils Questionnaire for S48 Inspection

Optional Staff Questionnaire for S48 Inspection

Optional Parents Questionnaire for S48 Inspection

Sample Policies

Diocese of Brentwood Model Policy on Wellbeing

School Websites

What maintained primary schools must publish online checklist

What academy primary schools must publish online checklist

What maintained secondary schools must publish online checklist

What academy secondary schools must publish online checklist

Recruitment Guidance

Appointment of new Primary Headteacher / Head of School / Deputy Headteacher
Please contact either Maria Shepherd, Deputy Director of Education (mariashepherd@dioceseofbrentwood.org)

Appointment of new Secondary Headteacher / Deputy Headteacher
Please contact Cathy McKenna, Secondary Link Adviser (catherinemckenna@dioceseofbrentwood.org)

Useful Documents for Recruitment:

Diocesan Guidance on Definition of Practicing Catholic for Reserved Posts

Letter and Form for Request to Clergy for a Faith and Character Reference for a Headteacher Role

Letter and Form for Request to Clergy for a Faith and Character Reference for a Deputy Headteacher Role

Example of Request Letter and Form for a Professional Reference for a Headteacher Role

The Related Links below are additional useful documents for recruitment.