School Advisory Group

Learning Partnership West
Voluntary, with expenses paid
Contract Type: 
South West
Details of Role: 

LPW Independent School exists to inspire aspiration among the most vulnerable young people in our region and – with your expertise on board – aims to make sure that no child or young person is left without help. 

Based in the heart of Bristol, LPW Independent School takes a personalised approach to support children and young people between the ages of 6 – 25, serving communities across the city. Through play work, youth work and the provision of alternative education, LPW helps learners who are not suited to a traditional curriculum build on their strengths, abilities and talents, overcome barriers to engagement and education, and to develop their own resilience and capability. 

To keep up their ambitious work and continue to deliver support to vulnerable young people across Bristol, Learning Partnership West are seeking to diversify their governance to better represent the amazing people who learn and work at LPW Independent School. 

  • Do you have teaching experience in a mainstream school? 
  • Do you want to help support young people who aren't served well by a traditional curriculum? 
  • Do you believe in the power of diverse and inclusive governance? 

If this sounds like you, then Learning Partnership West want to hear from you today! 

The School Advisory Group plays a critical role in the governance structure at LPW and is responsible for the strategic oversight of the school. As a member of the School Advisory Group you will:

  • Help advise the Board on the strategic direction of the School and educational services at LPW
  • Be responsible for the monitoring and evaluation of the performance of the school against the following monitoring and evaluation frameworks: OFSTED Common Inspection Framework, the Independent School Standards, the School’s internal Self-Evaluation Framework and Development Plan
Closing Date: 
Friday, 3 December, 2021 - 17:00
How to Apply: 

If you’d like to apply, simply send your up-to-date CV and Cover Letter (no more than 1 side A4) to 

An enhanced DBS is required due to the nature of the role.

If you’d like to find out more about the role and LPW Independent School, please get in touch with Rachel Robinson, CEO, at Visits to the school are also very welcome by arrangement. 

Contact Person: 
Julz Davis
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