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How to encourage staff to serve on your governing board

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Last updated on 16 October 2018
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Follow these tips to put together an advert that appeals to your staff members and encourages them to stand for election to your governing board.

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Contents

  1. 1 Explain what the role involves and who can apply
  2. 2 Highlight the benefits
  3. 3 Mitigate the common concerns
  4. 4 Make sure all staff know about the vacancy
  5. 5 Run the election
  6. 6 Promote the role all year round
  7. 7 If you're having difficulty filling the role 

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