Apply to be a school governor in Nottinghamshire

Thank you for your interest in becoming a governor at a Nottinghamshire school.


Before completing this form

  • please refer to the restrictions and disqualifications to ensure that you are eligible to be a school governor as particular regulations apply
  • read the County Council become a school governor criteria and understand that if you fail to uphold the criteria and code of conduct for appointment, the County Council may reconsider your appointment.

You will need

Please provide details of 2 referees – (not family members) who have known you for at least 2 years, preferably in a professional capacity, who still know you and have agreed to supply a reference in support of your application to serve as a governor. (Please note, the school you have been nominated to are responsible for taking up your references as part of their process. If you have previously been a member of another governing body they may also contact that school for a reference.)

Apply to be a school governor

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