School governing bodies are responsible for working with the school to ensure that it delivers a good quality education. Together with the headteacher, who is responsible for day-to-day management, they set the school’s aims and policies.
- To ensure clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction.
- To hold the headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils, and the performance management of staff.
- To oversee the financial performance of the school and make sure its money is well spent
King Edwin Governor Information
How to Become a School Governor
We always welcome interest from people who wish to join our Governing Body. If you are interested in becoming a school governor please get in touch, we may not have a vacancy at the time but will keep details on file. The following websites will also give you lots of information about what being a governor involves.