Governor Information


Governance Information

The 3 Core Functions Of Governance
Governance exists to provide strong strategic leadership to a school, ensuring accountability for its educational and financial performance.

The GOVERNANCE HANDBOOK assigns 3 core functions:

  • Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction
  • Holding executive leaders to account for the educational performance of the organisation and its pupils, and the performance management of staff
  • Overseeing the financial performance of the organisation and making sure its money is well spent

Core documents related to the Governance of our Trust Schools can be found centrally on the Southerly Point Cooperative MAT website, this includes our:

  • Annual report & audited accounts
  • Articles of Association
  • Names of Members and Trustees
  • School funding agreement
  • Declarations of interest for Members, Trustees and Senior Staff