Digital Strategy Governor

Digital Strategy Governor

  • This role is unremunerated, but any travel expenses incurred in the course of governor business or training will be reimbursed
  • Governors are appointed for an official term of four years after which they may be reappointed for a further term of four years and thereafter, if thought appropriate, one final term of up to four years
  • Governors are expected to prepare  for and attend Board meetings plus one Committee meeting per term, an annual strategy day and school events such as concerts, play and prize giving. Meetings and events are usually held in London

St Paul’s Girls’ School is seeking a candidate that is interested in the transformative potential of technology in education, not just at St Paul’s, but much more widely. We will welcome applications from candidates with a good understanding of technology and IT and who will enjoy contributing to our vision. 

The successful candidate will have experience in the educational sector (quite probably from Higher Education) with a strong interest in the engagement of emerging technology in education and has interest in the use of technology in multi-disciplinary problem solving – Design Thinking / Systematic Inventive Thinking, for example, with good, practical connections with industry.

The successful candidate will be someone who understands the importance of engaging young women in technology and the ability to comprehend issues surrounding network security and certification. 

How to apply

St Paul’s Girls’ School is partnering with Nurole, the leading board-level hiring platform, to find three new Governors. You can find out more and register your interest here. For any questions or problems, please contact

Applications should be submitted before the final closing date: midnight Thursday 22 September 

The appointment will be conditional upon you satisfying the standard employment checks, including references, enhanced DBS, health checks, right to work in the United Kingdom, etc.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, therefore the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced disclosure through the Disclosure and Barring Service.