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Appointing staff members as co-opted governors

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Last updated on 5 May 2017
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Can we appoint staff as co-opted governors? We set out some of the issues to consider when co-opting members of staff to the governing board. We explain limits on the number of employees who can be co-opted and what to do if these are exceeded.

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  1. 1 Rules 
  2. 2 Pros and cons
  3. 3 Skills-based appointments
  4. 4 Staff working through an SLA
  5. 5 Staff as associate members

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