Governor Vacancies

Lexden Primary School with Unit for Hearing Impaired Pupils and Nursery, CO3 9AS

At Lexden Primary School we aim to provide every child with a stimulating and caring environment where creativity and challenge inspire academic success and individual fulfilment. We work tirelessly to unlock the potential of every child and encourage them to achieve as highly as possible. Our school is lively and inclusive; we are proud of the wide range of learning opportunities provided for all children, both within the curriculum and through our links to the wider community. The teaching and staff form a dedicated team fully committed to meeting the needs of our children and we encourage a close partnership with parents/carers to ensure that children develop the social and emotional skills that are required to get the most out of life.

Skills Required

  • to be naturally inquisitive and have the ability to question and analyse, and a – willingness to learn
  • good inter-personal skills
  • skills in analysing performance data, in budgeting and in driving financial efficiency

Time Commitment

  • Our governing body meets at least 5 times per academic year, with meetings lasting approximately 2 hours. You will also be a member of at least one committee. They meet at the most, once every half term usually for an hour and a half. In addition to the meetings, there will be a need for you to conduct monitoring visits and undertake training.

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