Our Local Governing Body

The Local Governing Body (LGB) is a Committee of the St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust (SRS CMAT).

Our Local Governors are a committed and hard working group of people who have enormous responsibility – even though they volunteer their services freely. They meet up to six times during the academic year following the schedule set out by the CMAT

  • Mrs K Davison (Parent Governor)
  • Fr Kevin Gradwell (Foundation Governor)
  • Ms A Kendrick,  Vice Chair (Foundation Governor)
  • Mr R Moss (Foundation Governor)
  • Mr I Mylrea (Parent Governor)
  • Dr N O’Brien, Chair (Foundation Governor)
  • Mr A Rourke (Foundation Governor)
  • Mrs T Thompson (Foundation Governor)

The LGB has the following responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that the school is conducted as a Catholic school, meeting the expectations set out for his schools by the Bishop of Nottingham including on the development of the Catholic Life of the school including facilitating diocesan canonical inspection
  • Safeguarding and promoting the Catholic values of the school
  • Supporting the CMAT with the appointment of senior leaders and other reserved posts
  • Supporting the headteacher with the appointment of other staff
  • Supporting effective governance at all levels of the CMAT
  • Supporting the leadership team at the school and acting as a critical friend
  • Supporting the CMAT in the development of succession planning of leadership within the school and the CMAT
  • Maintaining a detailed understanding of the strengths and areas for development of the school
  • Regularly monitoring the school development plan and in-year performance and progress data (where appropriate)
  • Monitoring performance management in the school and supporting the performance management of the headteacher
  • Monitoring the management of pupil behaviour, attendance, exclusions and admissions
  • Monitoring the effectiveness of the deployment of resources at the school
  • Developing the engagement with the local school and parish community(ies)

GOVERNOR DECLARATION LIST 

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