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

9

Parent 4
Local Authority 1
Staff 1
Headteacher 1
Total 16 (excluding vacancies)

 

 

TYPE OF GOVERNOR
AND TERM OF OFFICE
APPOINTED
BY

GOVERNOR NAME
/ APPOINTMENT DATE

Foundation (4 years) Diocese of Salford Mrs S Colbeck
21.11.17
Foundation (4 years) Diocese of Salford Mrs M Conroy
17.03.16
Foundation (4 years) Diocese of Salford Mrs L Durkin
15.11.14
Foundation (4 years) Diocese of Salford Mr T Hephrun
15.11.14
Foundation (4 years) Diocese of Salford Father P Hopkinson
26.07.16
Foundation (4 years)
Vice Chair of Governors
Diocese of Salford Mr J Livesey
15.11.14
Foundation (4 years) Diocese of Salford Mrs C Parkinson
15.11.14
Foundation (4 years)
Chair of Governors
Diocese of Salford Mr K Tyson
15.11.14
Foundation (4 years) Diocese of Salford Father M Waters
15.11.14
Foundation (4 years)   VACANCY
Foundation (4 years)   VACANCY
Headteacher De facto Mr R Varey
23.04.16
Local Authority (4 years) LCC Mr M Jones
21.07.15
Parent (4 years) Parent election Mrs R Finnan
17.10.16
Parent (4 years) Parent election Mrs E Kehoe
15.11.14
Parent (4 years) Parent election Ms K Metcalfe
15.11.14
Parent (4 years) Parent election Mrs P Phillips
15.11.14
Staff (4 years) Staff election Mrs K Buchanan
15.11.14
Clerk to the Governors   Mrs H Whitaker

 


RESPONSIBILITIES

Technology Michael Jones
English Emma Kehoe
Humanities (History; Geography; Sociology) Ken Tyson
ICT and Business Studies Lisa Durkin
Mathematics Terry Hephrun
Modern Foreign Languages Rachel Finnan
PE and Sport Petch Phillips
Performing Arts (Dance; Drama; Music) Karen Metcalfe
Pupil Premium Petch Phillips
RE Fr Michael Waters
Science Jim Livesey
SEND Sinead Colbeck
Vocational Emma Kehoe
Child Looked After Rachel Finnan
Child Protection including online safety Maxine Conroy
Health and Safety Jim Livesey
PHSE Karin Buchanan
Most Able Michael Jones
EmBRACE Project Sinead Colbeck

 


LINK GOVERNORS FOR
SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT PLAN

IMPROVEMENT AREA LINK GOVERNOR
Catholic Ethos VACANCY
Attainment Terry Hephrun
Behaviour Emma Kehoe
Leadership and Management Ken Tyson
Learning and Teaching Jim Livesey

 

 

Updated: January 2018