Parent Governor Vacancy
Date Notice Circulated to Parents: 25.6.20
There is currently a vacancy for a Parent Governor.
All parents of children at the school are eligible to stand for election. This includes:
- any person who is not a natural parent but has parental responsibility for him or her, or who has care of the child (Education Act 1996, Section 576)
Parents who are employed at the school for more than 500 hours per year are NOT eligible to stand for election as Parent Governors.
If you are interested in becoming a Governor please contact the school for a nomination form.
Nominees must be proposed by a parent of a pupil registered at the school.
A parent may nominate his/her partner.
Where the number of nominations is equal to, or fewer than, the places available no ballot will be necessary and any remaining vacancies will be appointed by the Governing Body.
The completed and duly signed nomination form should be returned to the school by Friday 10th July 2020.
Should a ballot be required the school will send each parent a voting form.
When the process has been finalised, the school will inform the parent body via its newsletter, website or other means and the School and Governor Support Service will write formally to the candidates with the outcome.
On behalf of The Governing Body