School Governor

  • Job Reference: IMG00163365
  • Date Posted: 25 April 2022
  • Recruiter: The Abbey School
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  • Location: Faversham, Kent
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Banking, Education & Childcare, HR / Recruitment, Legal, Public Sector
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

The Abbey School’s Board of Trustees is seeking to recruit local governors, preferably with knowledge of or background in finance, law, human resources or education to join The Abbey School Governing Body.

Each member of The Governing Body sits on one of two committees: Teaching & Learning or Resources (which comprises Premises, Finance & Personnel) with each committee having its own terms of reference.

The committee meetings take place three times per year with an additional four Full Governing Body meetings each year. The focus at the meetings includes progress and attainment, attendance and engagement, student well-being, teaching and learning, community links, finance and personnel and site/premises issues Governors are encouraged to support the school through formal and informal visits as well as being offered a range of opportunities to attend many events that occur throughout the academic year.

If you would be interested in being a school governor please apply below.