Local Governing Board's
Our LGBs have between 3 and 13 Governors and each board is comprised of:
Chair (who may not be an employee of the academy trust)
• Vice Chair
• A minimum of two parent governors
• No more than one third membership of a school's staff (including the Headteacher)
• Up to four co-opted members
• No more than 19.9% Local Authority Influenced persons (to a maximum of 2 persons).
Trustees may be on LGBs and also any Trustee may attend a LGB meeting and have full voting rights. All meetings must be quorate a minimum of 3 voting members present or one third of the Board
Sub committees of a Local Governing Board
LGBs often delegate work to smaller more specialised sub committees. These sub committees can focus on a variety of areas required for school governance. These can encompass, staff, performance and recruitment, buildings maintenance, health and safety and asset management, community and family, finance and budget management and school performance.