Becoming a governor
Who can become a governor
Volunteer as a school governor to help improve education in your community.
We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds. You don’t have to be a parent or hold any qualifications. You’ll need to meet some legal requirements though, such as an enhanced DBS check - GOV.UK.
Who can become a governor?
You must be
- over 18
- interested in children’s education
- able to commit 5 to 8 hours a month
- discreet, open minded and fair
- able to share your ideas
- enthusiastic and a team player
- willing to undertake training and develop new skills
Apply to become a school governor
If you are interested in becoming a governor then complete the form