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Governor Committees & Membership

Committees

In order to carry out our role efficiently and effectively, the detailed work of the Governing Body is undertaken by four committees.  In addition to attending Full Governors’ Meetings, all governors sit on two of these committees.

The committees report back to termly meetings of the Full Governing Body at which broader issues are also discussed and agreed.

Curriculum committee

The Curriculum committee agrees and monitors the curriculum for the Lower School, Upper School and Sixth Form, reviews examination results, and monitors the quality of teaching.

Membership:

  • Chris Panting
  • Denise Campbell (Chair)
  • James Baker (Vice-Chair)
  • Sandra McDougall
  • Julie Newman
  • Hazel Watson
  • Ross Straughan
  • Angus Frazer
  • Sarah Murphy
  • Keith Halsey
  • Paul Goossens
  • Nick Bartlett

Human Resources and Welfare committee

The Human Resource and Welfare committee deals with pastoral matters relating to students, staff and the wider community.

Membership:

  • Chris Panting
  • Julie Newman (Chair)
  • Emma Cornwall (Vice Chair)
  • James Baker
  • Denise Campbell
  • Mike Giles
  • Sandra McDougall
  • Paul Goossens
  • Angus Frazer
  • Julie Jackson
  • Sarah Murphy
  • Keith Halsey

Finance & General Purposes committee

The Finance & General Purposes committee agrees the budget, monitors receipts, expenditure and deals with buildings, utilities and health and safety matters.

Membership:

  • Chris Panting
  • Ross Straughan (Chair)
  • Nick Bartlett (Vice Chair)
  • James Baker
  • Angus Frazer
  • Mike Giles
  • Hazel Watson
  • Emma Cornwall
  • Julie Jackson