Departmental advice outlining governors' roles and duties, along with contact details for GovernorLine.
Ref: DFE-00005-2014 PDF, 1.45MB, 118 pages
Ref: DFE-00005-2014 MS Word Document, 437KB
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This departmental advice is for governing bodies in:
- maintained schools
- academies and free schools
The ‘Statutory policies for schools’ page outlines the policies and other documents school governing bodies are legally required to hold.
If you are a governor looking for more advice, you can contact GovernorLine free of charge.
Contact form https://www.education....
Telephone 08000 722 181
Textphone 0845 604 1230
Telephone line is open:
Monday to Friday from 9am to 8pm
The line is closed on bank holidays.