An importance aspect of the Governing Body’s work includes satisfying itself that the school is complying with all the relevant regulations and legal requirements.

Whilst the range of legal responsibilities may seem daunting, governors do not need to be experts to undertake them. Governors and governing bodies are not alone and advice is available to them from several sources.

To help governors be effective within this work there is guidance, the below links provide more information.

School Governors Roles and Responsibilities