School Governance

Svetlana Pozydajew

Svetlana Pozydajew
Svetlana is a Senior Consultant at CompliSpace. She has over 20 years of experience in strategic and operational human resource management, occupational health and safety, and design and implementation of policies and change management programs. She has held national people management responsibility positions in the public and private sectors. Svetlana holds a LLB , Masters in Management (MBA), Master of Arts in Journalism, and a Certificate in Governance for not-for-profits.
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Recent Posts by Svetlana Pozydajew

Family and Domestic Violence Leave 2018

From an employer point of view, giving staff yet more opportunities to stay away from work by providing more leave entit...

Teachers and alcohol abuse: lessons from NZ

A New Zealand teacher has been suspended for two years after being caught smelling of alcohol at school.  Although the i...

How to turn the voice in the wilderness into a tsunami of change (a slight exaggeration)? High Performing Teams and Embedding Workplace Safety.

Friday 28th April is World Day for Safety and Health at Work and Workers’ Memorial Day.  It is a day to remember those w...

Incident reporting in schools: What to do when the Australian Standard is not useful?

It is pretty obvious that collecting information about injuries and near misses is important to ensuring the future heal...

Conflicts of Interest Webinar: Frequently Asked Questions about Managing Conflicts in your School

Schools of all shapes and sizes are inevitably faced with the challenge of managing conflicts of interest from the board...

Child Safe Recruitment Practices and Potential Adverse Action Exposure

This is the second article in a two-part series looking at how to reduce the chances of recruiting unsuitable staff whil...

The Duty to Cooperate, Consult and Coordinate: WHS and Off-Campus Activities

It isn't hard to imagine a situation in which multiple people or organisations have the ability to control or influence ...