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We Need Ewe, become a governor

 We need Ewe

Our Council of Governors is the voice of the people in helping to shape our services and it plays a vital role in our governance structure. If you want to stand for election then we hope you will find all the information that you need here on our website. If not you can talk to our head of corporate governance, Cath Hill, on 0113 30 55930 or email her at and she will be pleased to help you with your query.


There are a number of useful documents that you might like to read if you are thinking of stand for election which you can find on our Governor Zone page. These are:


• Information about being a governor

• Governor role description

• Frequently asked questions


You might also like to look at the biographical details of our current governors again the links for these are on our Governor Zone page.

************************Elections 2014*************************** 

On 4 March 2013 we closed the nominations to stand for election to the Council of Governors.

The list of members who put themselves forward can be found here.

We about to start the voting phase of our elections.

Click here for details of the constituencies that will be included in the election and the people you can vote for.

Ballot papers will be sent out to qualifying members on Monday 24 March. Please use your vote to decide who will represent you on the Council of Governors.

************************Elections 2013*************************** 

Here are the results of the August 2013 elections: 

Staff clinical 

Carers & service users Leeds

Public constituency (Leeds)

Public constituency (rest of England) 

Please click here for the statement of elected unopposed, which is a list of seats that have been filled where no election will be necessary.

If you are interested in becoming a governor, you may wish to read 'Election Special - Things you need to know about being a governor.'


If you would like more information about becoming a Governor and the responsibilities of the role, please visit our Governor Zone here.