The Roles and Responsibilities of a Governing Body are as follows:

 

To establish the strategic direction of the school by:

- Setting the vision, values, and objectives for the school

- Agreeing the school improvement strategy with priorities and targets

- Meeting statutory duties

 

To ensure accountability by:

- Appointing the headteacher

- Monitoring progress towards targets

- Performance managing the headteacher

- Engaging with stakeholders

- Contributing to school self-evaluation

 

To ensure financial probity, by:

- Setting the budget

- Monitoring spending against the budget

- Ensuring value for money is obtained

- Ensuring risks to the organisation are managed

 

At Folly Hill Infant School we have the following governors:

Name

Type

Focus

Sally Walker

Co-opted

Standards

Helen Bond

Parent

Chair of Governors/Outside Learning/SFVS

Joan Maynard

Local Authority

SEND Governor

Caroline Woolridge

Staff

Training

Tim Savage

Co-opted

Single Equality/Safer Recruitment

Annie Hughes

Co-opted

Sports Premium/Mental Health HTPM

Paul Goodwin

Co-opted

 Vice Chair/ Health and Safety Governor/Pay Committee

Emma Hardy

Parent

Safeguarding/Early Years

Jane Harrison

Parent

Pupil Premium/Looked After Children/Website Audit

Alison O’Dell

Parent

Pupil Voice/School Council

Ali Stone Ex-officio

Head Teacher

Our clerk to Governors is Elena Fuller.

 

 

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