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Durham University

Let's Network

School Governors

As a school governor/academy trustee or prospective governor/trustee, you are welcome to join the Durham University Staff School Governors and Academy Trustee Staff Network.

The network has been established to support staff in networking, sharing best practice and provides useful and relevant information for those who are interested in school governance. We host termly networking meetings for current governors, or those awaiting application status. If you are interested in becoming a governor, we host also host regular information sessions where you can hear from current governors to learn more about the role.

For more information on the network, please contact Ashley Callard at:

Governors for Schools

If you would like more information about being a governor, support or training, or to sign up as a school governor please visit our partner Governors for Schools

Access and Engagement

Access and Engagement

The Palatine Centre

Stockton Road


(0191) 334 9119