Recruitment of School Governors

Recruitment of School Governors


School governing bodies have considerable responsibilities. In order that these responsibilities might be carried out effectively, it is essential that every governing body is at full strength, has the appropriate balance of representation and that governors with a range of relevant skills are recruited.

If you are interested in becoming a school governor and would like to find out more please complete the forms below and return to

Governor Recruitment option


Any queries or requests for support please contact

Schools can use the following free online matching services -

Interested in being a School Governor?


Please contact to book your place on the :

Free Information session (virtual) -

TUESDAY  25 May 2021 at 4.30pm - 5.15pm   


WEDNESDAY 30th June 2021 4.30pm - 5.15pm

held using Microsoft Teams - booking required

The free information session is aimed at dispelling the myths about school governance and giving a clear picture about what modern governance in school looks like today. The session will look at the skills, knowledge and attributes required of governors and  offer the opportunity for discussion, question and answers to get a clear picture of governance in the modern educational landscape.

Bookings via or contact 01274 439400 and speak with Christina.

Alternatively, potential governors can  sign up to  governor  recruitment with not for profit national organisation Governors for Schools and/or National Governors Association supported website Inspiring Governance - both help match potential governors with school vacancies and have great resources.


These papers below can be completed and sent to for the Bradford Council School Governor Service to respond to and support you in finding a governance role. Thank you for your interest

Schools Need Governors

Application for Appointment as a School Governor

Declaration of Eligibility to Become a Governor






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