Governors

Governing Body

The Governing Body is responsible for providing a strategic framework for the school’s operation and development, for advising and supporting the Headteacher and staff, for monitoring and evaluating the school’s effectiveness and for providing accountability to parents and the broader local community.

The membership of the Governing Body is designed to provide a cross section of representation, skills and experience in order that the school can be successfully supported.

Download: Governors Instrument of Government 2016

Organisation of the Governing Body

The Full Governing Body meet six times per year and there are two sub committees, Resources and Children’s that each meet four times a year.

Our Governors

Chair Mr Tony Down

Strategic Lead

Meets fortnightly with the Headteacher

Vice Chair Mr Moxley Cooper

Safeguarding Lead

Children’s Committee Chair

Governing Body Members  
Mrs Katja Denning

Curriculum Lead

Mr Andy Holloway

Resources Committee Chair and SEN Lead

Mrs Leanne Butterfield

Wellbeing and Pastoral Lead

Mr Ian Lewis

Finance Lead

Mrs Vicki Down

Assessment and Standards Lead

Miss Faye Kitchen Headteacher

Opted Member

Mrs Michelle Engley  Deputy Headteacher

Associate Member

Miss Lottie Harris

Staff Governor

Training Lead 

Vacancies

Parent: Term finished July 2016 and
Co-Opted (new) to be elected Sept. 2016

Mrs Karen Llewellyn

Clerk to the Governing Body

All Governors are appointed by the Governing Body of Bowsland Green Primary School.

Meeting Dates

FGB 1 – 28/09/17

FGB 2 – 23/11/17

FGB 3 – 08/02/18

FGB 4 – 12/04/18

FGB 5 – 14/06/18

FGB 6 – 12/07/18

Contacting the Governors

We regularly have vacancies for interested parties; details can be obtained from the Clerk to the Governors – karen.llewellyn@bowsland.org.uk

Anyone wishing to contact members of the Governing Body should do so via the school office on 01454 866766 where a message can be left for the Clerk or Chair.

Governor Terms of Office

Parent Governor – 4 years

LA Governor – 4 years

Co-opted Governor – 3 years

Staff Governor – 2 years