Structure, Roles and Responsibilites

Structure, Responsibilities and Interests of the Governing Body

Governors all serve the school on a voluntary basis. They are elected or appointed for a term of 4 years and may seek re-election or be appointed for further terms of office. Minutes from Governors Meetings are available upon request. 

Marlborough’s Instrument of Governance allows for up to 11 governors made up of:

  • 2 parent governors
  • 2 staff governors (one teacher governor and the headteacher ex officio)
  • 1 Local Authority governor
  • 6 co-opted governors

This section gives some information about the governing body’s committees and the governors’ responsibilities and interests.

 

Chair of Governing Board - Simon Brown

Vice-Chair of Governing Board - Adam Grice

 

Simon Brown - Safeguarding, Whistleblowing, Wellbeing, Looked After Children, Online Safety

Ben Gowers - Premises incl. kitchen, Extra-curricular, H&S

Marie Cooke - English

Jeremy Kirk - SEND, Pupil Premium, Sports Premium, PE, Behaviour & Parliament

Amy Richards - SEND, Pupil Premium, Sports Premium, Interventions, 

Adam Grice - Maths

Georgina Sharp - TBC

 

Marlborough School Governors’ Committee Structure

2021-22

 

Name of Committee

Names of members

Pay Committee

Adam Grice (Chair), Ben Gowers, Jeremy Kirk

Finance Committee

Ben Gowers (Chair), Jeremy Kirk, Marie Cooke, Adam Grice, Georgina Sharp

Appeals (Personnel/Dismissal/Pay) Committee

3 governors as required

Pupil Discipline Committee

as required

Achievement, Teaching and Learning Committee

Marie Cooke (Chair), Adam Grice, Martin Gimenez

Headteacher's Performance Review 

Marie Cooke, Simon Brown plus a SEC representative