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Looked after children: role of the link governor

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Last updated on 27 March 2018
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There is no statutory requirement to have a link governor for looked after children (LAC), but your LA might recommend it. Read examples of what the link governor role could look like, and what the overall responsibilities are of the governing board with regards to LAC and previously LAC.

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Contents

  1. 1 Link governor for LAC not a requirement
  2. 2 Role of the governing board
  3. 3 School example
  4. 4 LA example
  5. 5 Staff training

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