School: Cramlington Village Primary School

Trust: Cramlington Village Primary Ltd

Role type: Local Governor / Academy Council Rep – Academy School

About the vacancy:

Cramlington Village Primary School is looking for a committed volunteer to join their board.

Cramlington Village Primary School (CVPS) opened in 2012 as a Single Academy Trust after consulting hundreds of local parents. The school provides the highest quality education evidenced through academic results for the children. CVPS offers practical first-hand experiences and play-based but challenging learning opportunities. We have high expectations and aspirations, but firmly believe that learning should be fun and relevant to life. As a Trustee there is now the ability to shape the future of the school while being part of a team where children are at the centre of all decision making.

Being a governor is a commitment and a responsibility, but it’s also a rewarding position. As a volunteer, you have the opportunity to improve education for children locally and see the impact of your decisions.

About Cramlington Village Primary School:

Unique Reference Number (URN) 138257
Address Bowmont Drive,Cramlington,Northumberland,NE23 2SN
Local authority Northumberland
Type of establishment Free schools
Phase of education Primary
Usual start time of meetings Meetings start at 6/6.30pm for the Full Trustee Board. There is flexibility for the committees to 7.00pm due to trustee work commitments
Ofsted Rating Good
Date of last Ofsted 19/09/2018


What do Governors do?

You can read more about the role of a school governor on our website.

Role type: Local Governor / Academy Council Rep – Academy School there are different types of vacancies on boards; you can read more about each one on our website.

What Cramlington Village Primary School is looking for:

Commitment to the role Essential
Ability to support and challenge Essential
Willingness to learn Essential
Desire to work collaboratively with the board Essential
Change management Not Essential
Data Analysis Not Essential
Education / Teaching Not Essential
Finance Not Essential
Fundraising Not Essential
Health & Safety/Premises Not Essential
HR                 Essential
Legal Not Essential
Local Community Links Not Essential
Marketing/PR Not Essential
Mental Health / Wellbeing Not Essential
Risk / Compliance Not Essential
SEND Not Essential
Safeguarding Not Essential
Strategic Leadership Not Essential
Technology & Systems Not Essential

Next Steps:

If you’re interested in applying for this vacancy, please complete your application form. You’ll be asked if there is a school of a specific interest in your application form, so please do include the school name.

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