Governance at The Friary School
The Governing Body:
The Governing Body at The Friary School consists of:
|Mrs Maureen Woodcock MBE||15/09/2019||SEND / Pupil Premium|
|Mr Gary Beddow
Mr Philip Burke
Mrs Jo Hutchison
Mrs Sara Pritchard
Mrs Rachael Taylor
|Mrs Anne Carlisle
Mr Jamie Checkland
Mr Iain Liston-Brown
Mrs Michelle Painter
Mr Andrew Smith
Mrs Nina Worrall
Vice-Chair of Governors / Safeguarding
Chair of Governors
|Mr Matt Allman
Miss Angie Lake
|Clerk to the Governors:|
|Mr Karen Dubberley||N/A|
The Governing Body has gone through formal reconstitution and membership is currently full.
No governors have any business interests which represent a conflict of interest with their duties as a governor at the school.
All governors have voting rights at the Full Governors Meeting Committees.
The Governors meet on a monthly basis as a full group to lead and evaluate school improvement.
Focus Team Meetings:
The Governing Body is broken down into Focus Teams to address key priorities and lead developmental areas for the school. These include: (i) Leadership & Management; (ii) Pupil Outcomes; (iii) Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare; (iv) Teaching, Learning & Assessment; (v) Sixth Form; (vi) SEND / Safeguarding; (vii) Finance, Budget & Curriculum; and (viii) Academisation.
Governors Disciplinary Panel:
This half-termly group meets with students and their parents/carers in order to address issues of concern relating to achievement, behaviour and/or attendance.
The relevant documentation pertaining to the Governor Meetings is available on request from the school via Matt Allman, Headteacher.
Also, the Instrument of Government for the Governing Body is in place and is available on request from the school via Matt Allman, Headteacher.
Furthermore, the Register of Interests of the Headteacher and Governors and is available on request from the school via Matt Allman, Headteacher.
Finally, the individual attendance records for the governing body are here.
Governor Resource Area:
The governor’s resource area can be found by logging into the school network via Remote Access here.