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Staff governors on maternity leave

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Last updated on 23 January 2018
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Can a school staff member on maternity leave continue as a governor? Staff governors can continue in their role and be elected during maternity leave. We outline how staff governors can continue to contribute while on maternity leave without being present at meetings.

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  1. 1 Staff governors on maternity leave can continue in the role
  2. 2 Electing a member of staff on maternity leave
  3. 3 Engaging other staff in governing board business
  4. 4 Insurance cover

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