We presently have 2 vacancies for Co-Opted Governors
and 1 vacancy for a Foundation Governor.
If you are interested in becoming a School Governor please contact:
Mrs Heather Bell - PA to the Headteacher/Head of School
firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone: 0191 2347200
Whilst there are no statutory skills prospective Governors should have, a Governor Skills Audit was undertaken in January 2015 and the Governing body is particularly looking for people with experience of procurement/purchasing, premises and facilities management and links with local businesses. The Governing body has produced an information sheet (View/Download) to help you to understand clearly the role of a governor. You might also be interested in reading about What School Governors do
You must be over 18 to become a school or college governor. There’s no minimum age to be a student governor of a college.
You can help:
- * the school with its strategy
- * hold the head teacher to account for a school’s performance
- * make sure the school’s budget is properly managed
Read about what school governors do.