Friday 20 April 2018


Thornhill Academy need Governors who:

  • Are interested in the wellbeing of children.
  • Bring appropriate skills and experience
  • Will commit time and energy to the work of the governing body.
  • Will visit the school during the working day occasionally.
  • Will work as part of a team.
  • Will attend training.
  • Will work for the benefit of the school as a whole, and uphold its vision and its aims.

The key task for governing bodies is to promote high standards of educational achievement.

Governing bodies work in partnership with the head teacher and staff of their academy and with the Multi Academy Trusts. Support is available to ensure that governors have the necessary skills and knowledge. Once appointed, governors have access to a comprehensive programme of training and guidance.

The completed, signed (electronic typed signature acceptable), form should be emailed to:

or by post to:

Governor Appointments

Chair of the Local Governing Board

Thornhill Academy

Thornholme Raod