Governance services aim to meet the needs of governing boards, individual governors, trustees and members, in the light of national legislation and guidance.

The government has set out a challenging agenda for schools and academies in raising standards and improving schools. Governing boards have a vital role to play. 

The mission statement of Governance is:

To ensure governing boards have the knowledge, understanding and skills to fulfil their roles and responsibilities in school improvement and raising learners' achievement.

For further information, and to discuss our services and how we can support you, please contact us at

See the Governance services area on Herts for Learning for more information.