Governors are required to act in the best interest of the school as a whole, not to represent any particular interest group.
We are elected or appointed as follows:
Governors receive no remuneration for their duties and responsibilities as Governors at Warren Mead Junior School.
The Governing Body meets twice a term with one meeting focussing solely on Children and Learning. In addition, Committee meetings are held each term. Committees focus on Finance, Premises and Staffing as well as Pay and Head Teacher Appraisal. Governors monitor the Strategic Improvement Plan through monitoring visits and in Committee meetings.
Governors seek to maintain and improve standards of education. They provide a strategic view, act as a critical friend and ensure accountability. Laws and regulations impose duties on Governors such as to:
All Governors take full advantage of the training programmes and workshops offered by the Local Authority or in liaison with other schools.