December 6th 2017
Our Governing Body has two Partnership Governors, who are representatives of community organisations or other local bodies that share the ethos of the school and bring an additional skill set to the governance of the school. Two current Partnership Governors are coming to the end of their term and we are inviting parents and carers to nominate anyone they consider to be a valuable addition to the Governing Body in a partnership role.
Please contact Mrs Reeves, Headteacher, by midday on Wednesday 13th December 2017.
Being a Governor
The Governing Body, with the headteacher, has overall responsibility for the running of the school. The role of a school governor is to contribute to the work of the school in ensuring high standards of achievement for all children and young people in the school by:
Governors serve a four-year term of office and, under usual circumstances, can expect to spend 20 hours a year on governance duties. These include:
You will be expected to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and sign a governors’ Code of Conduct. Certain criteria disqualify nominees from accepting a role as a school governor.