Berridge Primary and Nursery SchoolWorking Together to Achieve Success



The role of the Governing Body


The governors at Berridge are responsible for working with the school to ensure that it delivers a good quality education.


Working together with the head teacher and senior leadership team, they:


  • set the school's aims and policies.

  • ensure clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction.

  • Monitor carefully the educational performance of the school and its pupils, and the performance management of staff.

  • Ensure the curriculum is broad/balanced and meets national requirements.

  • oversee the financial performance of the school and make sure its money is well spent. 

  • Appoint staff.

  • Make improvements to the school environment and buildings.

  • Ensure children are kept safe by ensuring appropriate safeguarding procedures and policies are in place.


The day to day management of the school is the responsibility of the head teacher and senior leadership team.


Who are the Governors at Berridge?


Please see the document below which details the members of the governing body.


As from September 2015 all school are required to publish a record of governor interests and any relationship with school which has been included.


We do not currently have any associate members on the governing body at present 




Governor Committee Structure