The National Education System & the Classification of Educational Institutions

Registration of Governors and employees

The Act requires the registration of Governors and all persons employed by an educational institution. The Act defines employee as a person employed by a board of governors, other than a governor, a teacher or such other person as may be employed or actively taking part in work connected with the running or the administration of an educational institution. (s. 2 EA1996). A person whose application to register as a governor or teacher is refused or if registered has his registration revoked, may appeal to the Minister in accordance with procedures laid down in the Act.