Friars Primary School Governors
The governors are responsible for the overall running of the school, working in close collaboration with the headteacher and staff to ensure the school fulfills it aims. The full Governing Body meets at least once a term. Governors understand the importance of their role. As such they adhere to an agreed code of conduct. Please click on the link below to see the code of conduct.
There are two main committees that deal with specific work of the school (Achievement and Resources) and they meet termly. There is also a committee that meets annually to decide on the pay progression of teachers. Please click on the links below to view the committees’ terms of reference.
- Achievement Committee Terms of Reference
- Resource Committee Terms of Reference
- Pay Committee Terms of Reference
Committee membership is as follows:
|Guy Mannes Abbott||Kate Anderson||Maddy Webb|
|Pauline Hinchliffe||Joe O’Neill||Tayyibah Arif|
|Maddy Webb||Robin Hughes||Pauline Hinchliffe|
The headteacher reports to the governing body regularly and governors visit the school to monitor leadership activity. Some governors are linked to particular aspects of the school and they meet with the relevant member of staff on a termly basis. The current link governors cover the curriculum, Early Years, finance, safeguarding and Inclusion.
Please click on the Governor names to view a short biography showing how their experience and skills contribute to the running of our school. If a Governor has a Governance role at another school or has any other business / pecuniary interests it is clearly indicated on their biography.
In addition we publish a register of attendance at Governing Body meetings in the last 12 months. Please click on the following links to view the register:
If you would like to contact our governing body please feel free to e-mail using the following address. firstname.lastname@example.org