Governor Vacancies 01/12/2020


Stanmore College is seeking several Governors to join the Corporation.

We are looking for individuals with a broad range of expertise and skills, combined with a close knowledge of the local communities and a determination to see the College meets it mission through good governance and the effectiveness of strategies to improve performance.

This is a stimulating and rewarding opportunity to use your expertise to contribute to and drive the strategic direction of this Further Education College in challenging times during and post Covid-19 and beyond. We are also particularly seeking people with the knowledge, skills and experience in any of the following areas: Curriculum and Quality, Finance and Audit, Property.

Being a governor is a non – executive, Trustee role. The Corporation provides strategic input for the College, in both holding staff to account for the overall delivery of the offer to students in a professional manner and at the same time offering support.

As a College we provide a welcoming and inclusive learning and working environment, recognising and respecting all diverse and different backgrounds.

Our present Governors come from a wide range of backgrounds, Details of which can be seen on the biographies page of our website stanmore.ac.uk/Board-Members. There are strong professional working relationships between the Corporation and staff, which is a key element of how we work and achieve our success.

An induction programme and ongoing training will be provided for good governance to the successful candidates.

If you feel that you could fulfil the role of Governor then please submit a CV, along with a covering letter, expressing why you feel you are suitable for the role. If you require more information or for an informal discussion about the role please contact Naomi Shoffman, Director of Governance at n.shoffman@stanmore.ac.uk