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What is Inspiring Governance? 

Inspiring Governance is a new free service in partnership with the National Governors’ Association (NGA) which connects volunteers interested in becoming governors or trustees with recruiting boards nationwide. Our volunteers come from a wide range of professions and sectors, with skills and experience in areas such as Finance, Human Resources, Law, and Marketing. Recruiting boards can search easily and quickly for the skills and experience they need.

For prospective governors

Signing up is easy.

  1. Click Sign-up and select Volunteers register here.
  2. Follow the steps.
  3. Select School Governor from the list of volunteering activities and list the skills and experience you can offer a school.

For governing boards

Signing up is easy.

  1. Click Sign-up and select ‘To find governors for your school – register here’
  2. Follow the steps.
  3. Click the ‘Find Volunteers’ and search for suitable volunteers.
  4. Send them an invitation and wait for them to respond!

If you are looking to recruit on behalf of multiple schools (e.g. Multi-Academy Trust, Local Authority, or Diocese) please select the option ‘To find governors for multiple schools – register here’  and we will be in touch to discuss your requirements.

If you have any questions or want to hear more, please contact enquiries@inspiringgovernance.org or phone 020 7566 4880. For more information please visit www.inspiringgovernance.org

Watch our How to sign up Inspiring Governance video. For more videos click here.