Schools across Hampshire need committed volunteers to be school governors.
Governors attend meetings, ask challenging questions, and visit the school.
The strength of a governing body lies in its ability to attract and rely upon members from a wide variety of backgrounds, share out the duties amongst its members, and be able to take decisions as a group.
This board level position gives a fantastic real world experience of director roles and increase leadership skills, all whilst helping the local community.
Governing bodies have a strong focus on three core strategic functions:
Governors may also be involved with:
The skills needed to become a governor include:
Although not essential, governing bodies may look for experience of areas such as education, finance, personnel, business, etc.
Being a school governor can be a very rewarding role. Here are some benefits that others have found:
Please note you do not need to be a parent to become a school governor.
Vacancies are subject to requirement, we will work with you to match you to a suitable governor vacancy in your local area.
Register your interest
You will be redirected to the Gosport Voluntary Action website
Between these dates: 18/02/2018 - 28/02/2020
On these days:
This opportunity is available countywide.