How to apply

Applying to become a governor is easy

You can either sign up to become a governor by following the steps below, or request more information by using the form at the bottom of this page.

Please note, if you have already signed up to the Inspiring the Future programme, simply log in, click ‘My Profile, ‘My Activities’ and add the ‘Governor for School’ activity. Your profile will then appear in searches made by local schools looking for governors.

To sign up as a potential governor: 

  1. Your journey starts with a simple online registration. Tell us a little about your skills, experience and preferences in relation to being a governor.
  2. Your profile can be seen by local schools and trusts seeking new recruits.
  3. If your profile catches their eye, they will contact you through the website for an initial chat to start the process. Your commitment at this stage is simply to find out more.
  4. You can also view governor vacancies near you and express an interest for more information
Sign up here


Want to find out more?

Please enter your details below if you would like more information about becoming a governor. A member of our team will be in touch shortly and be able to answer any questions you may have.

Questions? Please contact us at or phone 020 7566 4880.