Governor categories in maintained schoolsThe governing boards of maintained schools must be made up of specific types of governors. Understand what all of the different categories of governors are and the roles they play in school governance.
Staff governors on maternity leaveEven on maternity leave, staff members can be elected and serve as staff governors. Here we outline the rules surrounding staff governors on maternity leave.
Suspending or removing a maintained school governorBe clear about the difference between suspending and removing a governor, and when these sanctions may be appropriate to carry out. Understand the procedures you need to follow to protect your school and the rights of individual governors.