School Governor

Job Title: School Governor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Woking
Salary: 0 - 0
Reference: BDB/finance
Job Published: June 28, 2021 16:33

Job Description

School Governor with finance experience.


Bishop David Brown is a secondary academy school in Woking part of the Unity Schools Trust .The school ....shorthand rated GOOD by OFSTED.

The Board of Governors formally meets termly and has detailed  and legal responsibility for the delivery of the quality of education to students and those responsible for them.

To carry out their role effectively Governors participate in a number of portfolios that include Teaching and Learning,Safeguarding and SEN,Character and Culture and Finance,Health , Safety and Premises. 

This ensures that Governors have a clear vision and strategy and that resources are well managed.They hold school leaders to account for the quality of education provision offered by BDB.


EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: we are seeking a candidate with finance qualifications who can comment on and approve the annual school and termly budgets produced together with BDB and the Trust central finance team. The time requirement is likely to be no more than two meetings a term on finance and one Borad meeting. Candidate should have an interest/experience of  the education sector and want to participate more widely.