Governance Structure

 

What does the Trust Board do?

 

Barnes Infant Academy Trust Board consists of Community, Staff and Parent Governors.
 

The Governors are responsible for the three core strategic functions;
 

  • strategic direction
  • overseeing the financial performance
  • holding the Headteacher and Academy to account for educational performance
 
They also ensure compliance with charity and company law and the Academy Trust’s funding agreement.
 
Who is on the Trust Board?

 
Name of Governor Category Area of Responsibility Committee Served On Date of Appointment Appointed by
Mr Ian Laws Chair of Governors - Director Geography, History Admissions, Finance, Personnel, Premises, Pupil Discipline Jun-14

 

BAT Board*

 

 

Mrs Julia Belshaw Staff Governor (Head Teacher) Eco Schools and Sustainability Personnel, Premises, Standards and Quality Jul-15

 BAT Board*

 

Mrs Winifred Lightfoot Vice Chair of Governors - Director PSHE, SEAL’s, Citizenship and SEN Admissions, Finance and audit, Personnel, Pupil Discipline, Jun-14

 BAT Board*

 

 

Mr Simon Mattock Director Safeguarding, LAC Admissions appeals, Personnel, Premises, Pupil Discipline Jun-14

 BAT Board*

 

 

Mrs Lauren Reeves Staff Governor (Business Manager) Learning outside of the classroom and music Finance and audit, Premises, Standards and Quality

Jun-14

 

BAT Board*

 

 

Ms Patricia Bell Community Governor Art, Design and Display, School Council / Pupil Voice Admission appeals, Finance and audit, Personnel appeals, Standards and Quality Jun-14

BAT Board*

 

 

 

Mrs Billie-Jo Ogden Parent Governor ICT, English

 

Admissions, Personnel appeals, Standards and Quality reserve

Jun-14

 

BAT Board*

Mr Paul Whiteley Parent Governor

EAL, Pupil Premium, 

British Values, SMSC

Admission appeals,

 

Finance and audit, Personnel appeals, Premises,  Pupil Discipline reserve

Jun-14

 

BAT Board*

Mrs Dawn Gibson Parent Governor PE & Sport, RE

 

Admissions Appeals Reserve, Personnel appeals,

Feb-15 BAT Board*
Mr Steven Forster Parent Governor Mathematics and Science

 

Admissions Reserve, Finance and audit reserve, Premises Reserve

Nov-15 BAT Board*

 


*BAT board – Barnes Infant Academy Trust Board


  
For more information, please select from the links below: 

 

Attendance of Termly Governor Meetings


Attendance of Committee Governor Meetings


Declaration of Interest

 

Scheme of Delegation