About the Governors

Governing Body of Blessed Trinity RC College

 

The governing body has the following core strategic functions:

Establishing the strategic direction, by:

• setting the vision, values, and objectives for the school
• agreeing the school improvement strategy with priorities and targets
• meeting statutory duties.

Ensuring accountability, by:

• appointing the Headteacher
• monitoring progress towards targets
• performance managing the Headteacher
• engaging with stakeholders
• contributing to school self-evaluation.

Ensuring financial probity, by:

• setting the budget
• monitoring spending against the budget
• ensuring value for money is obtained
• ensuring risks to the organisation are managed.

 

Governing Body Composition

Type of Governor Number
Foundation

6

Parent 2
Local Authority 1
Staff 1
Headteacher 1
Co-opted 2 (including 2 vacancies)
Total 11 (excluding vacancies)

 

 

TYPE OF GOVERNOR
AND TERM OF OFFICE
APPOINTED
BY

GOVERNOR NAME /
APPOINTMENT DATE

Foundation (4 years) Diocese of Salford Mrs L Durkin
15.11.18
Foundation (4 years) Diocese of Salford Fr D Louden
22.09.20
Foundation (4 years)
Vice Chair of Governors
Diocese of Salford Mr J Livesey
15.11.18
Foundation (4 years) Diocese of Salford Mrs K McKeating
16.11.18
Foundation (4 years) Diocese of Salford Mr P Robinson
30.11.18
Foundation (4 years)
Chair of Governors
Diocese of Salford Mr K Tyson
15.11.18
Local Authority (4 Years) Lancashire Council Mrs K Metcalfe
20.03.19
Headteacher De facto Mrs D Williams
01.09.21
Parent (4 years) Parent election Mrs G Barton
10.12.18
Parent (4 years) Parent election Mrs A McKittrick
10.12.18
Staff (4 years) Staff election Miss L Place
12.11.18
Clerk to the Governors   Mrs H Whitaker

 

 


GOVERNORS RESPONSIBILITIES

GOVERNOR COMMITTEES RESPONSIBILITIES
Mrs L Durkin

Admissions

Resources

Standards

ICT /

Business Link Governor


Fr D Louden

 

 RE Link Governor

 Catholic Ethos Link Governor

Mr J Livesey

GSEF

Headteacher Performance Management

Resources (Chair)

Vice Chair

Health and Safety Link Governor

Teaching and Learning Link Governor

Science Link Governor

Mrs K McKeating  Standards  

Mr P Robinson

Admissions Mathematics Link Governor
Mr K Tyson

Admissions

GSEF (Chair)

Headteacher Performance Management

Resources

Standards (Chair)

Chair

Leadership Link Governor


Mrs G Barton

Resources

Standards

Child Looked After Link Governor

Humanities Link Governor

Safeguarding / Child Protection / Online Safety Link Governor

Mrs A McKittrick

Resources

Standards

PE and Sports Link Governor

Miss L Place

Admissions PHSE Link Governor

Mrs H Whitaker
 
Clerk to the Governors  

 

 Updated: December 2021