Structure and Remit of the Governing Body:

According to the Consolidated Instrument of Government for “The governing body of New Oscott Primary School” (effective from 1st September 2015), the governing body is made up of thirteen governors, consisting of:-

* 2 Parent governors from New Oscott Primary School

* 1 LA governor

* 1 Staff governor

* 6 Co-opted governors

* Head Teacher

* 2 Associate governors

* The total number of co-opted governors who are also eligible to be elected as staff governors when counted with the staff governor and the head teachers, must not exceed one third of the total membership of the governing body.

The Chair of the governing body is Steve Wright.

The Vice Chair of the governing body is Les Dow.

Governor responsibilities are as follows:


Safeguarding/Child Protection Governor *

Les Dow

SEND Governor

Sally Midwinter

Health and Safety Governor

Steve Wright

Safer Recruitment Governor

Andy Perry

Pupil Premium

Emma Dixon

Curriculum Standards

Tom Slattery/Andy Perry


Kam Boora

The full governing body meets 4 times each year. Committees meet 3 times each year.