Who's who on your governing body
Following the last parent questionnaire that so many of you completed, results showed
that many parents didn’t know the make-up of our governing body. So, to address this,
we would like to give you an insight into who actually makes up Great Alne’s
The Governing body is currently made up of ten people. We meet as a whole every half
term and as well as this each member also serves on at least one committee. Each
committee focuses on different aspects of the school and reports back to the whole
governing body at each main meeting. The Committees include: Finance, Premises and Health and Safety, Curriculum, Website and Marketing, Pay Committee and Governor Training. We also have a designated
governor responsible for Safeguarding.
The Governors all regularly attend training courses to ensure we are fulfilling all our
responsibilities. The courses also mean we are constantly up to date with the
government’s education policies.
It is a requirement that any Governing Body has representatives not only from within
school, but also the local community and we are no exception.
Your Governors are made up as follows: