The Governing Body has responsibility for setting and monitoring overall strategic direction, approving policy and appointing key staff members.
The Governors meet as a Full Board three times each year. All decisions reserved to the Governors are taken by the Board as a whole. Governing Board committees also meet between three and five times each year to consider detailed matters and recommend decisions to the full Board.
There are currently five such committees:
In addition, the pay committee meets twice a year to confirm pay decisions.
During the Academic year 2017/2018 the Governors considered 2 formal complaints through the complaints procedure.