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Recruitment for Chair of Governors at Beaminster St Mary's Academy

Dear Parents, Carers, Friends and Members of our Local Community,


Recruitment for Academy Chair of Governors at Beaminster St Mary’s Academy


The Academy Standards and Ethos Committee at Beaminster St Marys Academy has a vacancy for a chair of governors.


If you are interested, we would love to hear from you.  We are looking for a reflective individual who can demonstrate commitment to the role and understands the importance of building strong working relationships within our Academy Trust and the local community.  

This strategic role requires knowledge and experience to hold leaders to account for the educational performance of the school, ensuring that there are robust standards of education which enable the children within our community to make the progress they deserve.


Governors meet formally six times a year with meetings usually starting between 5 - 6pm and lasting for two hours. As chair of governors you may also be invited to attend meetings during the school day where possible.


More details about the Trust’s governance, including the Scheme of Delegation, can be found here:


If you possess the skills, knowledge and experience and would be interested in taking on this rewarding and crucial role please contact me by email to express your interest or to ask any questions. Please spread the word about this vacancy.  An induction and ongoing training will be provided. 


I look forward to hearing from you.


Kind regards


Sharon Vaughan

Clerk to the Academy Standards and Ethos Committee