Blackwell Primary School has eight governors and a clerk to the governing body.
The governors are responsible for seeing that the school is run effectively and within the framework set by legislation and LA policies. They do not take detailed decisions about the day-to-day management of the school. Specific duties would include setting and monitoring the budget, and appointing staff.
The headteacher is responsible for organising and managing the school and its staff, and for taking day-to-day decisions, within the guidelines set by the governing body.
|Name||Role (Appointment details)||Term of office until:|
|Mr Brian George||Chair of Governors (Local Authority)||February 2019|
|Mrs Jo Menzies||Vice-Chair of Governors (Co-opted)||February 2020|
|Mrs Rachel Boswell||Headteacher||ex officio|
|Mrs Gill Gardner||Associate governor, SLT member||-|
|Mr John Ley||Staff Governor||November 2017|
|Mr Paul Sheldon||Parent Governor||May 2018|
|Mr Paul Bunning||Governor (Co-opted)||August 2017|
|Mr Ian Newham||Governor (Co-opted)||February 2019|
|Rev. Gill Manley||Governor (Co-opted)||February 2019|
|Mrs Diana Riley||Clerk to Governors||-|
Resources and Management Committee (Finance/Personnel/Premises)
Teaching and Learning Committee
Performance Management: B George, P Bunning
Discipline: P Bunning(appeal), I Newham, G Manley
Exclusions: P Bunning, G Manley
Safeguarding and CP: J Menzies
Anti-bullying/Children in Care: B George
EYFS: Rev G Manley
Governors' Business and Pecuniary Interests
There are no relevant business and pecuniary interests (as recorded in the register of interests).
Governors have no governance roles in other educational institutions.
There are no material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff.
Governors attendance at meetings 2016-2017