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Integra Schools, Governor Services provide a comprehensive professional service to all education settings, allowing them to benefit from effective and efficient governing boards who work strategically and positively contribute to the effectiveness of leadership.

There are two sections to the website, the first tab is publically available. The public part of the website contains information and guidance that the Local Authority is required to provide in order to meet its statutory responsibilities.

The remaining tabs: 'Core Governance'; 'Knowing Your School' and 'Policies, Guidance and Legislation' are available to those governing boards who subscribe to Integra Schools, Governor Services.

If you are interested in becoming a school governor you can find more information about the role here.  You can fill in a new governor application form here.

The menu on the left provides information about our services and how you can access our support.


What's new?

06/01/2022 07:54Rachel Huke

Our Spring Newsletter is now available under the 'Policy, Guidance and Legislation' Tab then the 'News' tab.  Articles in this term's newsletter include: The DfE's guide to data, new DfE uniform guidance, Pupil Premium, PE and Sports Premium, Staff CPD, Governor training and development and much more...​

06/12/2021 09:46Rachel Huke

Our Training Programme for terms 3 and 4 is now available.  Please click on the Training Programme tab for more information.​

08/11/2021 15:09Rachel Huke

The slides from the Ofsted Update which was run for Governors on 6 November are available under the 'Knowing your School' Tab, then the ​'Education and Inspection' Tab.​​

12/07/2021 14:59Rachel Huke

The Local Authority's School Improvement Policy for academic year 2021-2022 is now available ​on our website, updated 2.9.21.  The policy includes categories of support for schools for this academic year. Go to the 'Policies Guidance and Legislation' Tab then 'Policies'.​

13/09/2021 09:39Rachel Huke

The Headteacher Performance Management Guidance booklet is now available under the 'Knowing your School' tab then 'Performance Management'. ​

09/09/2021 14:43Rachel Huke

Our autumn newsletter is now available!  Click on 'Policies, Guidance and Legislation' then News to view.  Items include - Keeping Children Safe in Education 2021 updates, our Termly Governing Board Checklist, The Academies Handbook 2021, The new Early Career Framework for newly qualified teachers and much more.​

02/09/2021 16:55Rachel Huke

The model code of conduct for governors for this academic year is now available.  This year it includes a clear reference to the 7 Nolan Principles of Public Life.  It can be found under the 'Core Governance' tab, then 'Clerks'​

02/09/2021 14:19Rachel Huke

South Gloucestershire LA Model Child Protection​ Policy is now available.  Please click on the 'Policies Guidance and Legislation' Tab then 'Policies' to view the document.​​

02/09/2021 12:26Rachel Huke

The updated local authority guidance for recruiting a Headteacher can be found under the 'knowing your school' tab then the 'staff recruitment' tab.​

24/06/2021 09:24Rachel Huke

​We will continue to publish our training prgramme on a termly basis for the next academic year.  The programme and calendar for terms 1 and 2 are now available under the 'Public Content' tab, then the 'Training Programme' tab.  There are a number of new courses available so please take some time to look through the programme.

10/05/2021 16:49Rachel Huke

We have updated our guide to include a process to carry out the election during a virtual meeting.  You can find the updated document under the Core Governance, then Chair of Governors tabs.​

27/04/2021 10:50Rachel Huke

We have updated our exclusions guide for governors.  It can be found by clicking on the 'Policies Guidance and Legislation' Tab, then Guidance.​

29/03/2021 11:32Rachel Huke

We have updated our example committee chair role description guidance document.  It is available under the 'Core Governance' Tab then 'Chair of Governors' Tab.​

07/10/2020 12:02Rachel Huke

​This document is now available,  pleasce click on the knowing your school tab, then performance management. 

05/05/2020 11:36Rachel Huke

The local authority recognises the responsibility it has for dealing with public funds.  Schools must ensure proper accountability.  This new template policy ​also includes a conter fraud response plan.  The document can be found under the 'Policies Guidance and Legislation' Tab, then click on the 'Policies' Tab.

​If you are interested in any of the "secure" items in our  'What's New' listing, please contact us to find out how to subscribe to our services.