Vacancies

Vacancies

College governor

independent GOVERNOR

Salary: n/a

Our governing body have a passionate commitment to service the community in which Wilberforce College is located, and set high expectations for the College and its students.

The governing body are now welcoming applications to fill an independent Governor vacancy.

Become an Independent College Governor

  • Become involved in overseeing College activities
  • Use your experience and knowledge to make a difference
  • Help shape the strategic direction of the College
  • Monitor the financial well-being of the College
  • Gain new skills and experience
  • Meet new people and network

What Skills Are Needed?

  • Commitment to improving education for all students
  • Ability to work in a professional manner as part of a team and take collective responsibility for decisions
  • Willingness to learn
  • Commitment to the college’s mission and core values
  • Basic literacy and numeracy skills
  • Basic IT skills (i.e. word processing and email)

Training and support is offered and available to all new and existing Governors.

Interested?

  • Being a Governor is a rewarding, voluntary role and you will join an experienced Governing Board.
  • You do not need to have governance experience to be a Governor. We have Governors with backgrounds in business, charity, education, government, law, accountancy, IT and audit.
  • We value diversity and promote equality.
  • You must be able to attend the Full Corporation meetings (around four per year) and one or two other committee meetings per term.
  • Meetings are usually held midweek 4:30pm – 6:30pm on site (with remote meetings being held as required).
  • All Governors must complete safeguarding checks (DBS).

Please see the links below for further information about the opportunity.

Job Description & Person Specification

Application form

The deadline to make your application is 12 noon on Monday 31 January 2022.

For more information please contact Laura Skarratt, Clerk to the Corporation at Laura.Skarratt@wilberforce.ac.uk or telephone 01482 711688

College Governor

PARENT GOVERNOR

Salary: n/a

Wilberforce Sixth Form College Corporation are seeking outstanding individuals to join our Governing Body as Parent Governor.

Being a governor presents an exciting opportunity to:

* Become involved in overseeing College activities

* Use your experience and knowledge to make a difference

* Gain new skills and experience

* Help shape the strategic direction of the College

* Monitor the financial well-being of the College

* Meet new people and network

Applications are welcomed interested individuals who are parents / carers of current students at Wilberforce. Please see the links below for further information about the opportunity.

Job Description Person Specification for Governors

Parent Governor Vacancy Leaflet

Parent Governor Application Form

The deadline to make your application is 12 noon on Monday 10 January 2022.

For more information please contact the Clerk to the Corporation, Laura Skarratt, at Laura.skarratt@wilberforce.ac.uk

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