Governing Body Committees

The committees

The Governing body has a range of committees to help it carries out its functions as follows:

  • * Achievement
  • * Finance and Staffing
  • * Teaching and Leadership
  • * Safeguarding and Facilities

Other committees such as Admissions, Pupil Discipline and Performance Management are convened as and when required.  In addition the Governance Steering Group meets before each Governing body meeting as appropriate and the Chair is Tracey Booth.

Current Committee Membership:

Achievement - Terms of Reference

Jill Huxtable Audrey Peebles
David Baldwin (Headteacher) Gillian Allen
Jacqui Walker Lindsey Adams

Finance and Staffing - Term of Reference

Jill Huxtable Jennifer Bruce
Lindsey Adams Gillian Allen
Lowri Clasper David Baldwin (Headteacher)

Teaching and Leadership - Term of Reference

Jill Huxtable Viv Buller
Jennifer Bruce Marc Lennox
Audrey Peebles Richard Ludlow
David Baldwin (Headteacher) Gilliian Allen

Safeguarding and Facilities - Term of Reference

Audrey Peebles Gillian Allen
David Baldwin (Headteacher) Jennifer Bruce
Lindsey Adams Simon Battensby


Audrey Peebles Tracey Booth MBE
Jill Huxtable  

Pupil Discipline

Gill Wilson Audrey Peebles
Vivianne Buller  

Performance Management (statutory Committee)

Tracey Booth MBE Gill Wilson
Audrey Peebles  

Governance Steering Team

Chair of Governing Body and Chairs of Committees

  • Staffing Appointments – any available Governors as per the Standing Orders, Headteacher/ Chair to convene as appropriate

  • For Hearings and Appeals - three Governors will be selected as and when required, dependent upon availability/no prior knowledge of the specific issue.  Staff Governors would not be eligible and the Headteacher would not be eligible when he/she was the subject of a disciplinary procedure.


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