Governors Recruitment Statement
At the first meeting of the academic year the constitution will be reviewed and members reminded of their term of office and any vacancies that have arisen and not been filled and any that will become vacant during the academic year.
When a vacancy exists the governing body will look to fill the posts with a skill set that has been identified in the governing body skills audit. If that is not possible then governors who have expertise or interests to support the school will be appointed
In the case of parent governors the school will follow the appropriate guidelines on electing parent governors
In the case of staff governors the school will follow the appropriate guidelines on electing staff governors
All new governors will receive a welcome pack containing information about the school and a visit prior to the first meeting to meet the headteacher and chair of governors
All new governors will receive information about governor induction training