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Vacancies for Local Authority Governors 


The Vale of Glamorgan Council invites Applicants from those wishing to be considered for current Local Authority (LA) school governor vacancies.


Stanwell School- Summer 2024


Applications are invited from those wishing to be considered for current Local Authority (LA) school governor vacancies at Stanwell School.  The LA Governor Appointments Panel will consider on the basis of the contribution applicants can bring to a school in terms of their skills and experience.


Factors for consideration include: -


  • Experience as an effective school governor measured in terms of possession of relevant skills, knowledge and experience including skills that match the challenges of the individual school.
  • The contribution made during a term of office and regular attendance.
  • A genuine desire to help improve standards of education within the school in partnership with the headteacher and the rest of the governing body.
  • A knowledge of and an interest in the community in which the school is situated.
  • A knowledge of modern education issues.
  • A commitment to regular attendance at full governing body meetings as well as meetings of any committees of the governing body to which they are elected.
  • A commitment to attend governor training courses to update their skills and knowledge to enhance their ability and effectiveness as a governor.


There are 3 LA Governor vacancies at Stanwell School


If you feel that you can fulfil the above criteria and are interested in being considered as an LA governor at Stanwell School, please contact the Governor Support Unit via email at or on 01446 709125 (direct line) for an application pack.


Closing date for the receipt of completed application packs is no later than midday on Friday 28 June 2024