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The role of the governing body is a strategic one, its key functions are to:

  • Set the aims and objectives for the school
  • Set the policies for achieving those aims and objectives
  • Set the targets for achieving those aims and objectives
  • Monitor and evaluate the progress the school is making towards achievement of its aims and objectives
  • Be a source of challenge and support to the Headteacher (a critical friend)

 

The Full Governing Body meets 5 times each academic year to help guide the overall strategic direction of the school to enable pupils to learn most effectively and achieve their best.  All Governors are also members of at least one committee and these meet regularly throughout the year to discuss their specific area of interest and provide feedback of their discussions at the Full Governing Body meetings. 

 

Much of governors’ work is done through sub-committees.

The Resource, Finance and Personnel Committee oversees the school budget, discusses income and spending and manages all staff related matters.

The Environment Committee has responsibility for the health and safety of the school through regular premises inspections and management of the maintenance programme.

The Curriculum Committee monitors progress of all pupils’ achievement including the effectiveness of intervention groups and the creative curriculum programme.

The Strategic Group upholds the vision of the school, holding the Headteacher to account and plays a key role in the strategic direction of the school.

 

Governors can be contacted at office@mudefordjun.dorset.sch.uk or using the contact details form here http://www.mudefordjun.dorset.sch.uk/governors-contact-details/

 

Governors

Position/
Responsibilities

Category

Appointed By

Term

Relevant Business and Pecuniary Interests

Mrs Clare Bean

School Nurse

Co-opted

Governing Body

01.01.2017 - 31.12.2021

School nurse

Mrs Jo Emmett

Chair Environment/Maths Monitor

Co-opted

Governing Body

1.9.2015 - 31.8.2019

Employee

Rev Helen Griffiss

 

 

 

Resigned March 2017

 

Mrs Kim Honor

 

 

 

Resigned February 2018

 

Mr Richard Mayer

English

Parent

Governing Body

27.3.2018 – 26.3.2022

Wife – Employee at Mudeford Junior School

Mrs Janet Milligan

PE & Wellbeing (SEAL/PSHE/RRS/School Council) Monitor

Co-opted

Governing Body

1.9.2015 - 31.8.2019

 

Mrs Rachel Nash

Teaching Assistant

Staff

Governing Body

30.1.2018 – 29.1.2022

Teaching Assistant

Mr Tony Page

Chair of governors/Chair Curriculum/Chair Strategic Group/ICT/Science/RE&SMSC/Sex & Relationships Monitor

Co-opted

Governing Body

1.9.2015 - 31.8.2019

Wife – Employee at Mudeford Junior School

Mr Mark Partridge

Headteacher

Headteacher

 

01.09.2011

Employee

Mrs Wendy Pickard

Art Monitor

Parent

Parents

24.1.2014 - 23.1.2019

Parent

Mrs Rachel Power

     

Resigned October 2017

 

Mrs Diane Rann

Chair Finance/Modern Foreign Languages/Humanities

LA

Local Authority

4.10.2014 - 3.10.2018

 

Mrs Karen Smith

Deputy Chair of governors/SEN/Child Protection

Parent

Parents

1.9.2015 - 31.8.2019

Parent

Mr Paul van Wingerden

Design & Technology Monitor

Parent

Parents

12.12.2016 - 11.12.2020

Parent

Vacancy

 

Co-opted

Governing Body

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Associate Members

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Clerk

 

 

 

 

 

Mrs Linda Hawkins

Clerk

NA

 

NA

 

 

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