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Parent Governor Election Information

Our Lady’s Catholic College

Parent Governor Election

Notice of Election

Dear Parent,

There is a vacancy for one parent governor on the governing body of this school.  They are elected by the parents of pupils at this school to serve a 4 year term of office.  You may, if you wish, put yourself forward for election, using the online nomination form which can be found in the Staff and Governor Information section of the website.  Please read the appendices attached below closely which gives an idea of what the role will entail and the disqualification criteria. If you wish to discuss the role further please contact school, Steve Thornton (Chair of Governors) us happy to have an informal chat with any interested parties.

The timetable for the election is:-

1.            Online nomination form to be submitted by 12.00 noon on 24th September.

2.            Voting will be open on the website on Friday 28th September. 

                (Voting will only take place if there are more nominations than vacancies)

3.            Voting will close at 12.00 noon on Monday 8th October.

4.            The votes will be counted at 2pm on Monday 8th October after which the result will be announced via the website.

Governors have an important and influential role to play in the life of our school, and I do hope you will be able to take part in this election by becoming a candidate and by casting your vote when the time comes.

If you require any further information about being elected to the governing body, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Yours sincerely


Returning Officer for Governor Election