Working at Governors for Schools

We’re a small charity making a big difference to education for children. Our ambition is to make sure every school in England and Wales has excellent governance which drives improved outcomes for all children and young people – and our talented and committed team are making that happen.

We’re committed to employing a diverse workforce.  Diverse organisations are more effective and we value different experiences and backgrounds. We offer flexible working and welcome applications from people with experience outside of the charity and education sectors, who can demonstrate our values and a passion for improving education.

Our values

– Attention to detail and a desire to continually improve by seeking and using feedback
– A ‘can do’ attitude and sense of pride in delivering high-quality work at all times

– Know when to challenge assumptions and suggest better approaches
– Question actions inconsistent with our values

– Excellent communication skills with the ability to interact at all levels and build solid working
– Willingness to support the wider team outside areas of your specific job role

– Excellent organisational skills with the ability to take initiative and find creative and effective
ways to get things done