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    Introduction to the Governing body

    Oakgrove School’s Local Governing Body

    The Local Governing Body works very closely with the Headteacher and Senior Leadership Team to ensure the very highest quality of teaching and learning throughout the school.  

    They have strategic oversight of the school’s development and act as a critical friend to the school’s work. The core duties of the Local Governing Body are:

    1. Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction.
    2. Holding the Headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its students.
    3. Overseeing the financial performance of the school and making sure money is well spent.
    4. Ensuring the highest standards of teaching and learning.
    5. Ensuring the highest standards of safeguarding and welfare.

    The current members of the Local Governing Body are:

    Mr Barry O’Neill (Chair of Governors) Governor and Director of Kingsbridge Educational Trust (KET)
    Ms Carol Howells (Vice Chair of Governors) Governor and Director of KET
    Mr Ian Tett (Headteacher) Governor and Director of KET
    Mr Allan Banks Parent Governor
    Mrs Emma Hales Staff Governor
    Mrs Rachel Cooke Staff Governor
    Mr Mike Taylor Governor and Member of KET
    Mr Bernard Marr Governor
    Mrs Amber Ollier Governor
    Mr Dan Hewett Governor
       

    Clerk to the Local Governing Body – Mrs Julie Gale

    To view a copy of the Register of Pecuniary and Business Interests please click on the link below: 

    Register of Interests LGB Governors 2018 - 2019 

    To view a copy of Oakgrove School’s Local Governing Body Attendance for 2017-2018, please click on the link below:

    Local Governing Body Attendance 2017-2018

    Oakgrove School is part of the Kingsbridge Educational Trust (KET).

    Please click here for further information regarding KET Policies, Governance and Reports