Our board of governors is responsible for representing the
interests of Northumberland College, the community and our
Governors are elected by the Board's members and represent their
views and those of partners that the college works with.
Their additional responsibilities include:
- Advising on the college's strategic direction and plans
- Appointing the Chair and Vice Chair to sit of the Board of
- Approving the appointment of the Principal/Chief Executive
The Governing Body has a legal obligation to ensure the college is
effectively managed, determine its educational character and agree
its strategic objectives. The Governors also agree the annual
budget and ensure financial probity.
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