Governors work closely with headteachers, school staff and representatives from the local authority (LA) and th the Bishop Wilkinson Catholic Education Trust (BWCET).
Governing Body Committee Structure
Here is a list of our current governors. Click on each link to find out further information about their roles and responsibilities.
|Andrea Brotherston||Staff |
|Mrs Jill Burgess||Headteacher||-||-||-|
|Mrs Pippa Dooley||Foundation|
|Mr Tom Lawrence||Parent |
|Mrs Karen Plunkett||Foundation|
|Ms S Walker||Foundation|
Statutory Guidance for Local Governing Committees
St Patrick’s Catholic Primary School, Dipton, adhere to the statutory guidance from the Department of Education. This means that governing bodies must have regard to it when carrying out duties relating to the constitution of governing bodies in maintained schools. For further information please view or download the documents below.
- Articles of Association for the Trust
- Scheme of Delegation – Hexham and Newcastle Diocesan Model 2020
- St Patrick’s – Annual Governance Statement for the Governing Body 2020-2021
- Governing Body code of conduct May 2020
- Register of Governors’ Interest 2021
How To Become A School Governor
If you require further information on the roles and responsibilities of School Governors or you are interested in becoming one, contact the clerk at the BCWET governance team: firstname.lastname@example.org
Schools are required to display a record of Governor attendance at meetings for each school academic year.
Y = Attended
N = Apologies given
N/A = Not a member of this committee
Record of Attendance 2021-2022
|Mrs Jill Burgess|
|Mrs Pippa Dooley|
|Mr Tom Lawrence|
|Mrs Karen Plunkett|
|Ms S Walker|
You can also view previous years attendance on our website.
Committee Terms of Reference
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