Meet the Governing Board
The Head teacher of the schools sits on our Governing Board as a governor. They are referred to as an ex-officio governor. This means that they will remain a governor for as long as they are employed in the role as head teacher.
LA appointed Governors
Governors who are Board Appointed are appointed by the local authority. Their term of office is four years. At The Woodlands Federation the governance structure allows for one LA governor.
Parent Governors are elected by the parents/guardians of the children who attend the Woodlands Federation. When a parent governor vacancy occurs, nominations are requested from all registered parents and guardians and an election takes place. Their term of office is four years. At The Woodlands Federation the governance structure allows for two parent governors and we always aim to have a representation from each school.
The Staff Governor is elected by the staff based at The Woodlands Federation. When a staff governor vacancy occurs, nominations are requested from all members of staff and an election takes place. Their term of office is four years. At The woodlands federation the governance structure allows for one staff governor.
At The Woodlands Federation, the governance structure allows for the governors listed above to co-opt to six further governors to the governing body in order to bring a specific skill set that will add value to the academy, making governance even more efficient and effective. Co-opted governors have a term of office of four years.
|Governor Meetings Attendance Register 2022-2023.pdf||Download|
|Governor Meetings Attendance Register 2021-2022.pdf||Download|
|Governor Meetings Attendance Register 2020-2021.pdf||Download|
|Declarations of Interest.pdf||Download|
|Attendance at meetings Woodlands Fed 2019 2020 v2.pdf||Download|
|Attendance at meetings Woodlands Fed 2018 2019.pdf||Download|