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Local Advisory Board (LAB) Members

Previously known as Governors - to contribute towards the success of each School and their future strategic direction.

Applications are welcomed from individuals with education, public sector or business backgrounds; but particularly from those with one of the following areas of expertise.

  • Finance and Business Management
  • HR
  • Legal and compliance
  • Education
  • Safeguarding

Board Members are unpaid and voluntary. This is a rewarding way of contributing to the excellence of these schools and the futures of local children.

For an informal discussion on the role and how to apply, please contact the Clerk to Cumbria Education Trust Board on 016977 45712 or email specifying which school you are applying for.

Closing date for letters of application is Monday, 25th September at 12 noon.

For further details and the application procedure for all opportunities please contact Paula Breen, Chief Operations Officer on 016977 45344 or email

Application forms

Please add a supporting letter or statement to your application.

Email applications

You may, if you wish, email your applications to Please remember to send a supporting letter as well.  Ensure that you give contact telephone numbers (daytime and evening) and, if possible contact numbers and email addresses for your referees.
The links below are relevant to all positions listed above:
Applicants for all posts must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post.
Yanwath Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff members are required to complete an enhanced DBS disclosure.