Council of Governors election information

This page provides current information on the election process for joining our Council of Governors, as well as providing a summary of their responsibilities.  More information is available on the Monitor website, or you can contact our FT Membership Office.

What is an NHS Governor?  Is it the same as being a Director?

Our Board of Governors works with our Board of Directors – who are responsible for the day-to-day running of our foundation trust – to ensure that the foundation trust delivers NHS care and acts in a way that is consistent with the terms of its authorisation. In this way, the Board of Governors plays a role in helping to set the overall direction of the organisation.

The Board of Governors can:

Previous Election Information:

Council of Governor elections 2018

Council of Governor elections 2016

Council of Governor elections 2015

Council of Governors elections 2014

Council of Governors elections 2013

Council of Governors elections 2012

Updated April 2018


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