The purpose of the Governing body is to help Woodlawn provide the best possible education for their pupils by:-
Setting the schools values, vision and strategic aims, agreeing plans and policies and making effective and creative use of resources.
Monitoring and evaluating performance, acting as a critical friend to the head teacher and senior leadership team to challenge and support them in managing the school.
Ensuring accountability to the children and parents, the staff employed, the local authority, and the local community.Our Governors share a firm commitment to improving the outcomes for the children at Woodlawn. They support and challenge the Headteacher and staff to provide the very best for our children.
As part of the above our Governors share a firm commitment to improving the outcomes for the children and young people at Woodlawn. We establish policies that ensure compliance and that the school works in line with the agreed ethos and values. We support and challenge the Headteacher and staff to provide the very best for the pupils at Woodlawn School.
Please read the annual statement of governors below and find out a little more about governors from each of our profiles. Any governor may be contacted through the school office.
Chair of Governors - Mrs Hilary Harrison
Chair of Finance, Staffing, Pay review and Facilities - Rev Peter Dobson
Chair of Teaching, Leadership, Achievement and Safeguarding - Susan Thompson