Clifton Diocese is seeking to recruit people to serve on school governing bodies. If are a practising Catholic, believe in Catholic education, have enthusiasm and commitment, then you can make a valuable contribution to the governing body of a Catholic school.

It also provides the opportunity to use your life/work skills and experience, for the benefit of the children in our schools.

You can apply online to be a School Governor:

If you would like to apply to be a new Foundation Governor at a school within the Diocese, please complete our New Governor Nomination Form and the ‘DBS Self Declaration Form’ below.

If you are a Priest or Deacon within the Diocese, please complete our Clergy Nomination Form and the ‘DBS Self Declaration Form’ below.

In addition to one of the above forms, the DBS Self Declaration Form must also be completed by all candidates.

For information about the role, please see our Could you be a School Governor leaflet: Could you be a School Governor?

If you have any queries about the Foundation Governor role, please contact Bill McEntee, Governance Officer bill.mcentee@cliftondiocese.com or on 0771 009 4976.