Skills Audit Tool

Please note that this skills audit tool is for use by Inspire Governance Services customers only.

This form collects your name and email address, skills, knowledge and experience so that your skills audit entry can be allocated to your governance record.  Please note that in clicking Send below, you are providing consent to share the personal information you have provided with Inspire Multi Academy Trust and your relevant school/academy. 

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Please use the box below to detail any key career related experience you will bring to the role, including any skills or interests you feel would support you in your role as a governor.


Please use the box below to tell us about any previous governance roles you have held including:

  • The name of the education establishment
  • The approximate dates served from and to.
  • The position you held.
  • The role you played.
  • Any key achievements during your tenure.

Have you had any experience in chairing board or committee meetings in the past?

If yes please give full details below:

Experience, Skills and Other Attributes

Please use the identified headings below and check the relevant boxes to indicate your level of experience/skill in each category from 1 (none) to 5 extensive.

Do remember that when completing the form you should think about all the situations in which you may have developed/used these skills.

Essential for all governors/trustees

Understanding and/or Experience of Governance

Vision and Strategic Planning

Holding the Headteacher to account

Financial Oversight

Knowing Your School and Community

Existing Governors Only

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