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Leigh Primary School


Leigh Primary School serves a rich and diverse community within the Washwood Heath area of Birmingham with 519 pupils on roll.

Leigh Primary School strongly believes that every child has the right to receive an excellent education and our vision is to successfully work together with all Leigh Trust schools and other schools in the local community to transform provisions and outcomes for children and provide the best opportunities for very child to reach their potential.

Leigh Primary School endorses a vibrant and progressive culture and a climate of continuous innovation. Our ethos promotes well-being and respect, and the children’s ambitions and achievements are at the heart of all we do.

Within Leigh Primary we are continually developing an ethos of achievement and ambition that defines the aspirational nature of our schools; we seek only the best, aim higher than may at first seem reasonable to expect, and strive for the maximum for every single learner.


We develop personalised learning programmes that engage every child and enable them:


  • To achieve their full potential, attaining the highest possible standards.
  • To have high aspirations and expectations for their future.
  • To develop an attitude of care and responsibility towards others and their surroundings and to have a positive impact on their community.
  • To become independent, confident learners acquiring a love of learning to continue throughout life.
  • To be creative and innovative through the promotion of a ‘can do’ and ‘no excuses’ culture. 


Vacancy details: One Parent Governor

You will be required to attend four LGB meetings per academic year. Meetings are held at alternate schools within the Trust and begin at 14.00pm & 15.45pm and last approximately 1.5 hours.You may also be required to attend further meetings throughout the year including school visits surrounding the curriculum.


Election Process Begins: September 2019


Specific Skills:

Desirable - Education


For further information regarding this school, please visit their school website.



Leigh Trust is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. All posts are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) enhanced disclosure certificate. Leigh Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.