|Opportunity: School Governor|
Schools do incredible things to educate young people and help them become compassionate and well –rounded citizens. However they can’t do this job alone.
School governors help to shape school policies and aims, allowing teachers to focus on delivering high-quality educational experience.
Governors offer strategic guidance, rather than getting involved in the operational aspect of a school .This involves Working with other board members to plan the schools strategic direction.
Overseeing the schools financial performance, ensuring money is well- spent.
Holding the head teacher or school leadership to account.
A governor’s relationship with the schools leadership team involves challenging existing process to drive school improvement.
Although becoming a governor requires drive and commitment, you will enjoy many professional and personal rewards including career development opportunities and the chance to support young people’s futures.
|Requirements: You don’t need to be a parent or education expert to volunteer as a governor. School require a combination of hard and soft skills to ensure their boards operate effectively .Whether you are an experienced professional or embarking on the first stages of your career, we will work hard to match you with an appropriate school.|
|Location: Schools across Wolverhampton|
|Hours: Meetings usually take place one evening on a weekday, roughly every 6 times a year|
We have also developed eLearning element of the role and we also hold regular webinars so you can continue your learning and have opportunity to ask question