As a school within a multi-academy trust, responsibility for the governance of St Martins School ultimately is with the Board of Trustees of The 3-18 Education Trust. In common with all the Trust schools, St Martins School has a Local Governing Body (LGB), which is technically defined as a committee of the Trust Board.
The powers defining the legal relationship between St Martins School and The 3-18 Education Trust, together with the delegation of general powers within the Trust, are set out in a document called the Scheme of Governance and can be found can be found as a download at the end of this page.
In summary, the role of the LGB is to:
The LGB has the following core responsibilities:
All Local Governors sign a Code of Conduct which sets out the expectations of and commitment required. A copy of the Code of Conduct can be found as a download at the end of this page.
There is a Role Description for Local Governors. A copy can be found as a download at the end of this page.
The Chair of the LGB can be contacted through the School or the Clerk to the Governors
The Clerk to the LGB is: Ms Carole Warner and can be contacted by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or by post
St Martins School, Moors Bank, Oswestry, SY10 7BD
For information about the 3-18 Education Trust, its board of trustees and financial details, please click on this link to the Trust website http://www.318education.co.uk/