At Barnes, the governing board is made up from a diverse group of individuals whose role is to provide strategic leadership and accountability for the school. We work closely with the Sue Jepson (Head Teacher) and the Senior Leadership Team to:
The full governing board meets 6 times a year with an additional strategy meeting usually held in January. The governing board then has several committees who meet to look at individual aspects of the school’s operations:
Governors are frequent visitors to the school:
If you’d like to contact a member of the governing board, the best place to start is probably with the chair and/or vice-chair:
We have a wonderful set of governors, please scroll down and click on the images below to learn a little bit more about them
Every year the governors complete a register of interests which is an up-to-date register of business and pecuniary interests of the governors and the headteacher. This is to make sure our board is transparent and open in all decision making.
The governing board can’t function without good attendance, so we publish the members present at each meeting. This ensures we are transparent about the decisions made and that these have the correct level of scrutiny and oversight.
Chair of Governing Body
Vice-Chair of Governing Body
Safeguarding Governor & Wellbeing Governor
LA-nominated Governor & Safeguarding Governor
Governor & Safeguarding Governor
Governor & SEND Link Governor