School Governor

Job Title: School Governor
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Walsall
Salary: 0 - 0
Reference: REF- GOV
Contact Name: Catherine Lee
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 05, 2018 15:21

Job Description

School Governance is voluntary


As part of the governing board team, a governor is expected to 
1. Contribute to the strategic discussions at governing board meetings which determine: 
 the vision and ethos of the school 
 clear and ambitious strategic priorities and targets for the school 
 that all children, including those with special educational needs, have access to a broad and balanced curriculum 
 the school’s budget, including the expenditure of the pupil premium allocation 
 the school’s staffing structure and key staffing policies 
 the principles to be used by school leaders to set other school policies
Please see the National Governance Association model job description for School Governors for more details about the role.
You would be part of the Governing Body of Greenfield Primary School in Walsall. You would attend meetings approximately 6 times a year in the evening to discuss the performance of the school and challenge the leadership to move the school forward.