Introduction to School Governance

Introduction to School Governance

The School Governor Service provides a consultancy, advice and guidance service to school governors. We are a highly experienced team in dealing with governing body and school leadership issues.

The service provides an all inclusive package to school governors. This includes an annual training programme, providing a comprehensive range of courses for governors, access to guidance, advice and information about governance issues, a telephone helpline, half termly newsletter 'Notepad' and termly 'Briefing Notes' to sign post issues of importance to governing bodies.

Please follow this link to details of the services availabe to purchase :

SGS Subscription Packages 2016/2017

In addition the service administers the recruitment and appointment of governors, maintains a database of all governors (approx. 2,600) and undertakes statutory work in relation to governing body constitution and procedures.

The four core activities provided for all governing bodies are:

  • Governor recruitment
  • Governor appointments
  • Governing body constitution
  • Governing body database


School Governance & Workforce Development
Education, Employment & Skills
Margaret McMillan Tower
Prince's Way


Telephone: 01274 439400

Fax: 01274 320003


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