The Governance Statement
In accordance with the Government's requirements for all governing bodies, the three core strategic functions of the Our Lady & St. Gerard's Primary School Governing Body are:
1. Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction and ensure all statutory duties are met;
2. Holding the Headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils and the performance management of staff;
3. Overseeing the financial performance of the school and ensuring its money is well spent.
The Governing Body have two working committees:
- Resources Committee
- Standards and Effectiveness Committee
The terms of reference for each committee can be obtained by clicking the documents below.
Chair of Committees:
The Chair for each committee is as follows:
Mr J Kingswood - Chair of Governors
Mrs K Walton - Chair of Resources
Mr E Taylor - Chair of Standards and Effectiveness