Governance Arrangements

 The Local Governing Body (LGB) has the following responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that the school is conducted as a Catholic school meeting the expectations set out for his schools by the Bishop of Nottingham including on the development of the Catholic Life of the school, the appointment of leaders and other staff and facilitating diocesan canonical inspection
  • Supporting effective governance at all levels of the Catholic Multi Academy Trust (CMAT)
  • Safeguarding and promoting the Catholic values of the school
  • Supporting the leadership team at the school and acting as a critical friend
  • Supporting the CMAT in the development of succession planning of leadership within the school and the CMAT
  • Maintaining a detailed understanding of the strengths and areas for development of the school
  • Regularly monitoring the school development plan and in year performance and progress data
  • Monitoring performance management in the school and supporting the performance management of the headteacher
  • Monitoring the management of behaviour, attendance, exclusions and admissions
  • Monitoring the effectiveness of the deployment of resources at the school
  • Developing the engagement with the local school and parish community(ies)

Chair of Governors - David Boott

Vice Chair - Dr Caroline Henry

Clerk - Rebecca Hughes

  

Name   Appointed by Date of Appointment Term of Office Expiry of Current Term Attendence 2017/18
Mr David Boott Foundation Governor Bishop 1st September 2015 4 years 31st August 2019  9/9
Dr Caroline Henry Foundation Governor Bishop 1st November 2012 4 years 31st October 2020  5/5
Dr Ruth Gooch Foundation Governor Bishop 1st September 2015 4 years 31st August 2019  3/5
Mrs Natalie Smith Parent Governor Parents 22nd November 2016 4 years 21st November 2020  5/6
Mr Phil Wood Parent Governor Parents 22nd November 2016 4 years 21st November 2020 5/6

Business or related third party interests:

None declared.