Loseley Fields Primary School is governed by a local governing body, which is a committee of the board of trustees of Learning Partnership Academy Trust, who have overall responsibility for governance of the school. The committee comprises a group of volunteers who give their time and expertise freely to support the school by:
The specific responsibilities of the governing body are detailed within the trust’s scheme of delegation and Local Governing Body terms of reference.
Governors meet regularly through the term to discuss all main aspects of the school and visit the school regularly to understand, support and monitor school life. We follow government guidance, are supported by the trust and adhere to a code of conduct in all that we do. For further information please see the contact details below.
Our Local Governing Body is based on a stakeholder model, with representatives of parents, staff, and the local community. Members are recruited for a three-to-four-year term on a skillset basis and/or through parental election.
Registers of Interests
We manage personal relationships with related parties to avoid both real and perceived conflicts of interest, promoting integrity and openness in accordance with the seven principles of public life.
We publish this information on our trust and school websites. Please find below our most recent register of interests for the local governing body:
As governors we conduct school visits to observe how they operate, how the curriculum is delivered and to learn about the organisation and its ethos. We consider that strong strategic leaders have a good understanding of its school(s) and the organisation that they support, and that they actively contribute to improving the learning and outcomes for all children.
Our visits serve a number of purposes including:
Code of Conduct
As governors we follow the trust’s code of conduct, of which are few highlights are below:
Becoming a Governor
Becoming a governor is an incredibly rewarding experience. You will be joining a movement of over 250,000 people nationwide and team of over 100 Learning Partners’ governors, all skilled individuals who give their time freely to support children and young people in their community.
Please consult our trust website page on becoming a governor and contact our Chair of Governors for more information.
Learning Partners Academy Trust Governance
For information on the governance of the trust (members/trustees) please click here.
For further information on governance at the school, please contact Mrs Julia Mason, via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you wish to contact the Chair of Governors, Mr Andrew Shovelton, please contact the school office on 01483 416477 or email: Chairlf@loseleyfields.surrey.sch.uk in the first instance for them to redirect your query.