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Parent governors: election, appointment and resignation (maintained)

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Last updated on 31 January 2017
School types: Maintained · School phases: All
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What rules apply to the election of parent governors in maintained schools? We refer to the regulations and guidance on the election and appointment of parent governors, and arrangements for ending a term of office.

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Contents

  1. 1 Parent governors must be elected if possible
  2. 2 Appointing parent governors
  3. 3 Terms of office for parent governors
  4. 4 Re-election and reappointment
  5. 5 Elected parent governors cannot be removed
  6. 6 Working with an unskilled parent governor

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