Governing Board Roles and Responsibilities

News Update – Full Governors end of year report 2019. View here – Governors End of Year Report 2019 v2

GOVERNING BOARD MISSION STATEMENT

The Governing Board will work in partnership with the school leadership and community to create a supportive environment in which pupils’ creativity and passion for learning flourishes, setting high expectations for pupils’ achievements and recognising the value of high-quality teaching and the vital role of parents in pupil development.

Chair of Governing Board Mr J Crutchley
Vice Chair Ms S Loughe
Members Mrs V Gorna, Dr G Leversha, Ms R Pepper, Cllr M Sabiers,
Mrs J Cotton, Ms S Jukes, Mr T Suleman, Ms R Pepper, Mrs N Jehan, Mrs N Patel
Clerk Mrs R Gavin

The clerk is responsible for ensuring that the GBs work is well organised and lawful, providing administrative services, giving advice on GB legislation and attending full GB meetings and selected subcommittee meetings.

Resources Committee

The Resources Committee will monitor and evaluate the use of and impact of the school’s budget, recruitment and professional development of staff and premises

Chair: Ms S Jukes
Vice Chair: Mr J Crutchley
Minutes: Mrs R Gavin
Dr G Leversha, Mrs V Gorna, Mrs N Patel, Ms S Loughe

Safeguarding & Engagement Committee

The Safeguarding & Engagement Committee will monitor and evaluate the school’s approach to the safeguarding the welfare and development of pupils and providing a link between the Governing Board and pupils, families and the local community

Chair: Ms S Loughe
Vice Chair: Ms S Jukes
Minutes: Mrs R Gavin
Ms R Pepper, Mr T Suleman, Mrs N Patel, Mrs V Gorna
Staff Members: Ms T Bennett, Mrs N Patel, Mr S Cotton, Mr T Khan, Ms T Fitkin

Teaching & Learning Committee

The Teaching & Learning Committee will monitor and evaluate pupil achievement and the quality of teaching, ensuring the school provides a high-quality learning experience and delivers a broad and balanced curriculum in keeping with the school’s aims, all pupil needs and legal requirements.

Chair: Mr J Crutchley
Vice Chair: Mrs S Cotton
Minutes: Mrs R Gavin
Dr G Leversha, Ms S Jukes, Mrs J Cotton, Mr T Suleman, Ms N Jehan

Staff Disciplinary subcommittee

Dr G Leversha, Mrs V Gorna, Mrs S Jukes

Pay Panel

Dr G Leversha, Mr J Crutchley, Ms S Loughe

Head Teacher Appraisal

Mr J Crutchley, Mrs V Gorna, Ms S Loughe

Special roles and Responsibilities

Literacy – including Reading: Ms S Jukes
Mathematics: Dr G Leversha
Science: Dr G Leversha
Humanities – Geography, History, RE: Mrs J Cotton
Sport: Ms S Loughe
Arts: Ms R Pepper
PSHE & Equality: Ms S Loughe
Health and Safety: Ms S Loughe
Local Authority Link (LEA) Cllr M Sabiers;
Parental Links: Mr T Suleman
SEN/Looked after Children Mrs S Jukes
Child Protection & Safeguarding: Mrs S Jukes & Ms S Loughe
Wellbeing: Ms S Loughe & Ms S Jukes

The Governing Board Roles and Responsibilities is also available to view via a .pdf file (Updated January 2020). To access this please click here.

Register of Governors’ Business Interests

The register of the Governors’ Business interests is available to view via a .pdf file (Updated January 2020). To access this please click here.

Register of Governors’ attendance

School year 2017-18 (download here)