Gillingham Primary School

Gillingham Primary School

Governance

OUR GOVERNING BOARD

To contact our Governing Board, please email the Clerk to the Governors, Rachel Gale, on:

clerk@gillinghamprimary.dorset.sch.uk

Governing Board Members

Declaration of Business Interests

 

WHAT DO OUR GOVERNORS DO?

Our School governors provide strategic leadership and accountability in schools.

Each of our individual governors is a member of the governing board which is established in law as a corporate body. 

Individual governors may not act independently of the board and decisions are the joint responsibility of the governing board.

The governing board has THREE core functions:

1.  Overseeing the financial performance of the school and making sure its money is well spent

2.  Holding the Headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils

3. Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction

 

Gillingham Primary School Governing Board comprises of the following sub-committes

  • Standards
  • Resources
  • Pupil Discipline
  • Employment Appeal
  • Complaints

 

Please click on the links for further information:

Governors Code of Conduct

Full Governing Board Constitution and Terms of Reference

Gillingham Primary School Governing Board Standing Orders

Instrument of Government

 

The Terms of Reference for each sub-committee are below:

Standards - Constitution and Terms of Reference

Resources - Constitution and Terms of Reference

Pupil Discipline - Constitution and Terms of Reference

Employment Appeal - Constitution and Terms of Reference

Complaints - Constitution and Terms of Reference

 

GOVERNORS ATTENDANCE

Governors Attendance 2016-17

Governors Attendance 2017-18

 

 OUR GOVERNING BOARD