There is no such thing as a 'typical governor'. You
do not need any formal qualifications, just an interest in the school, some
energy, enthusiasm and some time to commit to the role.
Who can be a Governor?
Almost everyone over 18 can become a governor
Governors are volunteers from all walks of life -
everyone has experience and skills to offer
An effective governing body has people from
different backgrounds with a mix of skills
Governors are not education experts - they are
there to bring a fresh perspective
No formal qualifications are needed
What makes a good Governor?
The ability to work in a team
An interest in education and a commitment to the
Patience, energy, enthusiasm and some spare time
If you would like to find out more about being a governor of if you just
wish to contact us, please ask at the school office or email an enquiry through
the School Contact Page and we will respond as soon as we are able.