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Governor Information

Welcome to our Governors’ section

 

Please find below details of how our Governing body is structured, including the names, categories, responsibilities and terms of appointment for each Governor.

Our School Governors

 

The remit of the governing board:
It is stated in the Governance Handbook that all boards, no matter what type of schools or how many schools they govern, have three core functions: 

Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction; 
• Holding executive leaders to account for the educational performance of the organisation and its pupils, and the performance management of staff; and 
• Overseeing the financial performance of the organisation and making sure its money is well spent.

 

The Governors work through a series of committees for the following areas of responsibility;

 

Curriculum, Standards and Staffing Committee – Alison Blair (Chair), Sue Gilchrist, Tina Douglas, Kimberley Allder and Jenny O'Donovan

 

Premises, Safety and Finance Committee – Mark Blackburn (Chair), Romola Acland, Jane Sharrock, Will Huck, Rev Tricia Rogers

 

The constitution of the governing board is as follows: 

1 x Headteacher

2 x Parents

1 x LA 

1 x Staff

7 x Foundation

 

Term of office for all governors is 4 years.

 

Correspondence to the governors may be sent to the Clerk to the Governors Miss Jenny Harrison

via email admin@st-oswalds.cumbira.sch.uk or by calling 01539 738185

 

List of Current Governors

 

Gill White (Headteacher)

 

Sue Gilchrist (Foundation & Chair)

 

Alison Blair (Foundation & Vice Chair)

 

Romola Acland (Foundation)

 

Tina Douglas (Foundation)

 

Mark Blackburn (Foundation)

 

Will Huck (Foundation)

 

Rev. Tricia Rogers (Ex-Officio Foundation)

 

Kimberley Allder ( Staff Governor)

 

Jane Sharrock (Parent)

 

Jenny O'Donovan - LA Governor

 

Vacancy - Parent Governor 

 

Jenny Harrison (Clerk to the Governors)

Governor Meeting Info 2020-2021

2019 - 2020 Governor Information

Premises, Safety & Finance Terms of Reference

Curriculum. Standards & Staffing Terms of Reference

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