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How to recruit school governors and trustees

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Last updated on 29 January 2018
School types: All · School phases: All
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How can we recruit school governors? We set out a step-by-step process for recruiting new governors or trustees. You'll also find suggested questions to ask candidates, and induction e-learning from The Key in partnership with Lloyds Governors and Governors for Schools.

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Contents

  1. 1 Identify the board's needs
  2. 2 Decide what information to provide
  3. 3 Contact recruitment organisations and advertise
  4. 4 Meet potential candidates
  5. 5 Questions to ask during interview
  6. 6 Training and induction

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