Has Coronavirus shifted our gaze outwards – and what does this mean for volunteering? When coronavirus became the focus of our lives back in March, everything changed on an almost daily basis. Schools in particular, along with other frontline services, were stretched to the limit. As a charity that…
Effective Governors, Excellent Schools.
Governors for Schools finds, places, and supports skilled volunteers as governors and trustees on school and academy boards.
We support schools across England and Wales to run effectively by finding high calibre governors to bring their skills and expertise to the table – and improve education for children.
School governors play a vital role in education.
The governing board plans the strategic direction of a school, makes sure public money is well spent, and holds school leadership to account.
A strong governing board ensures robust debate, which in turn leads to better educational outcomes for children.
Whatever your professional background, your skills could transform a school.
Interested in becoming a school governor?
Apply online and we’ll match your skills to a local school in need.
Our skills-based matching service means your unique background and experience will be put to good use - in a school that needs you most.
Looking for a new governor or trustee?
Register your vacancy online in minutes and we’ll start the search for a volunteer that best matches your requirements.
Deloitte partners with Governors for Schools to promote school governance to an employee base of over 20,000
We’re delighted to announce our partnership with Deloitte UK. Together, we’ll work to encourage talented and socially conscious staff to volunteer their skills as school governors. Deloitte has offices around the country and employees will have the chance to improve education in their local communities. Governors for Schools will match…
Whatever your professional background, volunteering as a school governor is a chance to make a difference in your community. Support young people into work The impact of coronavirus is already taking a toll on the job market. Young people under 25…