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Tweseldown Infant School

Tweseldown Infant School

Current Governor Vacancies

Co-opted Governor at Tweseldown Infant School


Tweseldown Infant School is seeking a Co-opted Governor to join our dynamic and diverse Governing Body. This is a voluntary role that offers a unique opportunity to make a significant contribution to the educational journey of our students. As this is a co-opted role, we are looking to speak to applicants who do not currently have children at this school.  

Key Responsibilities:

  • Strategic Oversight: Work closely with the Senior Leadership Team to ensure the school's vision and objectives are effectively met.
  • Financial Management: Oversee the school's budget and financial performance, ensuring optimal allocation of resources.
  • Quality Assurance: Monitor and evaluate the school's educational performance and standards.
  • Community Engagement: Act as a liaison between the school and the local community, building strong relationships with parents, local organisations, and stakeholders.
  • Team Collaboration: Work cohesively with a diverse team of governors to identify and achieve the best possible outcomes for the school.


  • No prior experience in Governance or the educational sector is required.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively in a team.
  • A genuine interest in education and the well-being of children.
  • Previous experience in collaborative decision-making is desirable.

Core Values:

  • Commitment to the school's ethos and values.
  • Understanding of the school's role within the local community.
  • A strong belief in safeguarding and the well-being of children.

Application Process:

  1. Contact the school office at for an application form.
  2. Successful applicants will be required to complete a Government DBS check and provide references.