Find out how to become a governor, and get guidance and training if you’re already a governor.
School governors set a school’s strategic goals, hold the headteacher to account for meeting those goals, and oversee the school’s budget.
Governors play a key role in leading, supporting and improving schools, and becoming one can be a rewarding experience. We also invite businesses and their employees to be a governor.
Advice and information on how to carry out your role as a governor.
Information on the clerk’s role as the administrator for the school’s governing body.
The Governor Development Service provides information and training to governors, clerks and headteachers.