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Chandler's Ford Infant School

Co-Opted Governor

Closing date: 03/09/2021 at 12:00

Contract/Hours: Other, Part-time

Salary Type: Other

Salary Details: Voluntary

Hours of Work: Term of Office - 4 Years, Approximately 6 meetings per year with each meeting lasting around 2 hours

Location of Role: Chandlers Ford Infant School

Job/Person Summary

We are looking for a new Co-opted Governor. 

The role of the school governor is demanding but very rewarding and is a great way to give back to your local community.

Good schools need good governors.  Co-opted governors are appointed by the governing body. They are people who in the opinion of the governing body have the skills required to contribute to the effective governance and success of the school.

What are Governors?

Governors are strategic leaders within schools and have a vital role to play in making sure every child gets the best possible education.  Governors meet a minimum of twice a term and include parents, teachers and support staff at the school, local authority representatives and community representatives.

The Head Teacher is accountable to the Governing Body whose role is to set the aims and objectives of the school (together with the Head Teacher) in line with national guidelines and to monitor progress.

Have you got?

Then you could have what to takes to join one of the largest volunteer groups in the country, working with others to get the best for our children.

Application Procedure

If you are interested in becoming a co-opted governor please complete the governor application form available on our website at email the school at https://www.chandlersford-inf.hants.sch.uk

If you would like further information please email the school adminoffice@chandlersford-inf.hants.sch.uk

Safer Recruitment

Chandler's Ford Infant School and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

About us

Address: Kings Road, Chandler's Ford, Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO53 2EY

Telephone: 023 8025 2655

Website: www.chandlersford-inf.hants.sch.uk/

Application form