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Stokeinteignhead Primary School
Curious, Determined, Resourceful and Respectful
Stokeinteignhead Primary School
Curious, Determined, Resourceful and Respectful

Eligibility to stand for Parent Governor

You are not eligible to serve as a parent governor if you:

 

  • work at the School for more than 500 hours in a year. 
  • are under 18 years of age at the date of the election or appointment
  • are an un-discharged bankrupt, had a sequestration of your estate awarded and not been discharged, had a composition or arrangement with, or granted a trust deed for, your creditors which has not been discharged;
  • are liable to be detained under the Mental Health Act 1983;
  • have, in the five years prior to becoming a governor, received a sentence of imprisonment, suspended or otherwise, for a period of not less than three months without the option of a fine;
  • have, in the twenty years prior to becoming a governor, been convicted as aforesaid of any offence and had passed on you a sentence of imprisonment for a period of not less than two and a half years;
  • have, at any time, had passed on you a sentence of imprisonment for a period of not less than five years;
  • have been fined, in the five years prior to becoming a governor, for causing a nuisance or disturbance on education premises;
  • are subject to a disqualification order under the Company Directors Disqualification Act 1986 or to an order made under section 429(2)(b) of the Insolvency Act 1986;
  • have been removed from the office of trustee for a charity by an order made by the Charity Commissioners or the High Court on the grounds of any misconduct or mismanagement or, under section 7 of the Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) (Scotland) Act 1990, from being concerned in the management or control of any body;
  • are included in the list (List 99) of teachers and workers with children or young persons whose employment is prohibited or restricted under section 1 of the Protection of Children Act 1999 or subject to a direction of the Secretary of State under section 142 of the 2002 Act;
  • are disqualified from working with children under sections 28 and 29 of the Criminal Justice and Court Services Act 2000;
  • are disqualified from being the proprietor of any independent school or from being a teacher or other employee in any school;
  • are unwilling to undertake a Disclosure Barring Check
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