30 December 2019

Parent Governor Vacancy

We have openings for Parent Governors on Oakfield Academy’s Governing Body. These roles are open to all parents with responsibility for children at the academy. Being a governor will give you the opportunity to help shape and guide the progress of Oakfield Academy, steering the development of our vision and ensuring that the academy works efficiently and effectively towards achieving it’s vision. The governing board build a thorough knowledge of the academy and its community, by both supporting and constructively challenging and by ensuring accountability and compliance. We are particularly interested in hearing from candidates who have experience or interests in SEND, Safeguarding, HR, Careers or Finance. Both training and support are available for these roles.
A letter has been sent to parents by Parentpay giving full details and some further information about being a governor but if you have questions please feel free to contact Kate Hellard at khellard@educ.somerset.gov.uk or telephone 01373 462539 for more information.

If you wish to stand as a candidate for this interesting and challenging position, please complete and return the Application form which can be downloaded from our website 'Whats on' Letters page in a sealed envelope to the academy office (marked “Parent Governor Nomination Application”) to arrive no later than Friday 10th January 2020.