Academy Ambassadors is a free service that helps multi-academy trusts (MATs) recruit board members with relevant business experience.
What you can get
You can get help to recruit high-calibre board members (non-executive directors) including:
- a bespoke service to find candidates with the business expertise you need
- one-to-one advice on the recruitment process
- a free guide to recruiting for trusts
See Inspiring Governance for help recruiting governors.
Who can use the service
All MATs in England with growth plans can use this service.
When it’s available
MATs can register with the Academy Ambassadors service at any time.
What it costs
The Academy Ambassadors service is free.
How to apply
You need to register your trust on the Academy Ambassadors website and complete a role specification form. A regional adviser will contact you to discuss your needs.