Governance

Academy Governance Committee

Governors have a vital part to play in raising the standards in our schools through their work in three key areas;

  • Setting strategic direction.
  • Ensuring accountability.
  • Monitoring & evaluating school performance.

Each of our academies has an Academy Governance Committee (AGC) made up of Governors who are parents of school age children (often who also attend the school), members of the community co-opted by the AGC or LLT Board and school staff, including the Headteacher.

Dedicated to school development and improvement, the AGC works in partnership with the school management team and makes important decisions with regard to the running of the school. This is in relation to curriculum provision, pupil targets, school development plans, budget management, staffing, health & safety and management of the premises.

Most importantly, they act as a source of external challenge - operating as a critical friend.

The Lydiate Learning Trust Board oversees the work of the Academy Governance Committees. CLICK HERE for more information.

Contact

If you need to contact the Academy Governance Committee or have any questions relating to Governance, please contact:

  • Deborah Moss, MSc, MCIPD
  • Senior Governance Professional, Lydiate Learning Trust
  • Email: d.moss@lydiatelearning.org
  • Mobile: 07853 140551

Meet the Governors

NameGovernor Type

Petrina North

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Board Appointed Chair

Lianne Greenall

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Board Appointed Governor

Alex Widdeson

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Co-opted Governor

Suzanne Pountain

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Co-opted Governor

Adrian Jackson

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Co-opted Governor

Andrew Houghton

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Co-opted Governor

Vickie Beaney

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Ex Officio, Staff Governor

Adele Fozard

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Teaching Staff Governor

Welcome from AGC Chair

Read a welcome from Petrina North our Chair here.

Key Governance Information

Terms office

  • AGC Terms of Reference

Linked Governors

Code of Conduct

Minutes of the meetings are available by contacting Deborah Moss, Senior Governance Professional to Lydiate Learning Trust on d.moss@lydiatelearning.org

Key Reference Documents

 

Archive Documents

2020/21:
Board of Governors & Committees Attendance 2019-20
LLT Governance Structure 2021
AGC Linked Governors
AGC Terms of Reference
AGC Terms of Office

2019/20:

AGC Terms of Office

Register of Attendance 2019-20

Agendas:

2018/19:

AGC Terms of Office

Declarations of Interest 2018-19

Register of Attendance 2018-19

Agendas:

2017/18:

AGC Terms of Office

Declarations of Interest 2017-18

Register of Attendance 2017-18

Agendas:



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