Guide to governor roles and responsibilities

This page has details on the School Governor roles and responsibilities, and information on training available to Governors

The Guide

This Guide provides you with details of school governor roles and responsibilities. You can view or download the Guide as a PDF document using the link below.

DE Circular 2010/18 'Every School a Good School - the Governors' Role'

This circular introduces the online Guide for governors and contains a brief summary of each chapter in the Guide:

New resource for school governors

A new resource is available to make it easier for you to access the information you need to carry out your governor role effectively.

In addition to the detailed 'Guide for School Governors' you now have access to a bespoke App.

You can download the App from the Google Play Store (for Android users) and from the App Store (for Apple users).

Governor Training

Information on the training courses available to Governors is available on the Education Authority website.




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