Governors

Our governing body has a full compliment of governors from a mix of backgrounds with varied interests in the school. All of our governors are committed to supporting and challenging Sennen School to provide the best education, opportunities and experience to the children of Sennen and the surrounding are.
 
Governors work with the Headteacher of the school to achieve the following aims:
  • Exemplary leadership & management
  • Outstanding teaching & learning
  • Excellence in safeguarding and behaviour
  • Empowering community engagement
  • Achieving ‘best value’ financial & resource management
 
Name Designation Responsibilities  Registered Interest
Caroline Amos Community
Quality of Education Forum Member
Vulnerable Groups
Admissions Committee
Head's Performance Management
None
Rachael Thomas
 
Co-Opted
Health & Safety Governor
Early years Governor
Admissions Committee
Finance Committee 
None
Nichola Smith 
Headteacher
Ex-Officio All governor meetings None
Jane Mear Staff
Office
Spiritual, Moral, Social & Cultural development & Personal Development
Pupil well being
None
Kate Hann
Vice-Chair
Parent
Quality of Education Forum Member
Finance Committee
ICT and Online Safety
Sports Premium
Community / Parish Council link
None
Dan Shannon
Chair
 
Co-Opted
Quality of Education Forum Member
Finance Committee
Health and Safety
Head's Performance Management
None
Sarah Stanton-Nadin Co-Opted
Behaviour & Safeguarding
Whistle Blowing
Head's Performance Management
None
Dave Muir Parent
Early years governor
Finance Committee
None
Linda Barnicoat Parent
Behaviour & Safeguarding
Whistle blowing
None
Liz Smyth Co-Opted
Spiritual, Moral, Social & Cultural development & Personal Development
Behaviour & Safeguarding
Pupil well being
None
The school also hold monthly meetings outside of Local Governing Board meetings with a smaller leadership team.
The leadership team members are:
 
Nichola Smith
Caroline Amos
Dan Shannon
Kate Hann