Structure And Remit Of Governors
Governors Structure and Remit of the Governing Body Structure
Full Governing Body
The Governing Body consists of 12 members as follows:
- 1 Head Teacher
- 2 Parent Governors
- 1 LA Governor
- 1 Staff Governor
- 7 Co-opted Governors
There are currently 2 vacancies for co-opted governors.
The Chair of the full Governing Body is Dr Berenice Golding.
There are also 2 committees that are set up to monitor specific areas of governance which meet once per term.
Resources Committee Chair is Mr Mustapha Qudah
Standards and Effectiveness Committee Chair is Elizabeth Price
There are other committees that will meet as and when required – namely the HT Performance Committee;
Staff Pay Committee;
Staff Pay Appeals Committee;
Pupil Discipline Committee and
The Department of Education has a Governance Handbook which sets out the 3 main roles of the Governing Body as follows:
- 1. Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction;
- 2. Holding the headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils, and the performance management of staff; and
- 3. Overseeing the financial performance of the school and making sure its money is well spent.