School governors work in partnership with the headteacher and the staff in our schools to provide the best possible education for all children in Salford. They are unpaid volunteers who want to give something back to the local community.
If you can offer:
Salford schools need people like you and we would like to hear from you.
Salford schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced Disclose and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will usually be required to be able to take up a school governor position.
Governor services is part of Salford City Council and we provide support to governors in Salford's schools. If you become a school governor we provide:
School governors come from the different sections of the school community such as parents, local businesses, community groups, religious communities and the local authority. If you are interested, please contact the school where you would like to get involved or contact governor services for more information.
You can find the contact details for the schools in Salford with the school and college finder.
How to apply to be a local authority school governor
For more information, please contact governor services on 0161 778 0265 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This page was last updated on 18 February 2022