Guidance & Policy Documents Archive
The CES has recently reviewed its Model Performance Management Policy in the light of recent legislation.
The revised Diocesan Policy on Religious Education, with links to the latest Religious Education Curriculum Directory (2012).
The diocese recommends that governing bodies adopt the procedures (Disciplinary, Sickness Management, Capability & Grievance) of the Catholic Education Service (CES). Please see the website links below for the documents.
For further help and advice in these matters, please contact Mike Pittendreigh.
The Model Complaints Procedure (November 2010) should be adopted by governing bodies of schools in the Diocese of Westminster. It has been updated to reflect the new role of OFSTED and the Local Government Office.
A very useful DfE publication detailing all aspects of the capital funding of voluntray aided schools. This book is sometimes known as 'The Blue Book'.
All the latest information and links about the Government's Academy Programme and how it impacts on Catholic schools.
Download here a copy of a talk given by Bishop Alan Hopes at the Cardinal Vaughan Memorial School.
Guidance produced for the arrangements and conduct of elections for parent and teacher governors at Catholic voluntary aided schools .
This letter contains the latest update from the CES on Academies.