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Become a Foundation Governor

The All Saints Catholic Academy Trust (ASCAT) is currently seeking to recruit Foundation Governors for a number of our Schools local Governing Boards, across the Trust, to ensure high standards of achievement for all children and young people in the school by setting the school’s vision, ethos and strategic direction; holding the headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils; and overseeing the financial performance of the school and making sure its money is well spent. This is an exciting opportunity to play a role in a vibrant and collaborative Trust that is in the process of expansion and development.

The role of Foundation Governor is incredibly rewarding and the benefits include:

• Professional development

• Supporting the local and wider Catholic community

• Gaining insight into the Education Sector

• Management & Leadership experience

• Being able to have a significant impact on the Schools in the Trust

• Build your professional and personal network

More information is included in our recruitment pack below and if you have any queries please contact our Director of Governance & Compliance, Christina Reffold, at governance@ascat.co.uk or complete the expression of interest form below. 

Governor Testimonials

Governor Testimonials (ID 1237)

  • Stuart Hynes
  • Sunit Oliveira
  • Rebecca Bridger

Governor Recruitment Pack

foundation governor recruitment pack 1 .pdf

Expression of Interest Form

Please complete all fields marked (*)

If you are a Parish Priest or School Leader you can access our advert for Governance Vacancies HERE or our vacancy poster for display boards can be accessed HERE. We welcome any support in promoting these opportunities. 

For colleagues who aspire to senior leadership and school leadership positions as some point in their career, a working knowledge of school Governance is critical, as is an appreciation and experience of school leadership across different settings and phases of education. If you are a member of staff in one of the Trust schools and are interested in the opportunity please contact us.