Are you looking for a way to live out your faith and serve your local community at the same time? If so, becoming a Foundation Director or Academy Committee representative might just the thing for you.

There are more than 2200 Catholic schools in England and Wales, making the Church the largest provider of secondary and second largest provider of primary education in the country.

Foundation Directors and Academy Committee representatives play an important part in maintaining and developing the Catholic character of these schools.

This CES (Catholic Education Service) link will explain the role of a Foundation Governor and how you can go about applying using the link below.

We have vacancies for foundation local academy committee representatives, at the following academies:

  • Corpus Christi
  • Good Shepherd
  • SS Peter & Paul
  • St John Fisher
  • St Patricks
  • Sacred Heart

To register your interest in these positions please find an application form and further information on the BDES website below:

Click here for the application forms for both Directors and Academy representatives. You must apply through the Birmingham Diocese Education Service and you will need to have an accompanying reference from your Parish Priest.

For an informal discussion contact Mrs Helen Quinn CSEL on 024 76451888.