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Tom Gardiner

I think people my age have a unique perspective on education. This is an untapped opportunity to develop governance of…


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Barr’s Hill School

Inspiring Governance has provided us with a way of discovering people city-wide and beyond who are looking for a governor’s…


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Lawayne Jefferson

 I get a sense of achievement and satisfaction from watching the school grow from strength to strength, expanding my involvement to…


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Ibstock Community College

Our Regional Manager helped us identify potential volunteers through a process of bespoke matching. We have truly benefited from this…


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The latest news


Nearly half of businesses have staff acting as governors

A new study published in July shows that nearly half of businesses in the UK (44%) have staff acting as…


Latest edition of School Leaders and Governing Boards: What do we expect of each other?

The National Governance Association (NGA), the Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL), the National Association of Head Teachers (NAHT)…


New recruitment guide ‘The right people around the table’ published

A new recruitment guide has been published today for the Inspiring Governance service. ‘The right people around the table’ is…


Inspiring Governance with the Wellcome Trust

Since the launch of Inspiring Governance in November 2016 we’ve heard from recruiters and volunteers alike, all extremely interested in…