A resource for learning, advice and communication for the School Governors of Greater Manchester
This site has been developed under the Greater Manchester Challenge initiative, as a collaboration between the local authorities of Bolton, Bury, Manchester, Oldham, Salford, Stockport, Tameside, Trafford and Wigan, and the Church of England Manchester Diocese.
New to governance?
Being a school Governor is interesting, worthwhile and rewarding. To be an effective Governor, you will need to be clear about your role and responsibilities. This information is designed to help you get started.
The Governor Champion programme aspires to support governors and governing bodies across Greater Manchester…Read more
The role of the governing body in supporting school improvement relies largely on receiving…Read more
Learn about different governors and their day to day responsibilities
There is a range of types of governors, which seeks to ensure representation across the school community and the inclusion of relevant skills and abilities in the governing body.