Field End Infants is a community school.
The name of the governing body is Field End Infant School Governing Body and their role is to oversee school strategy, policy, budgeting and staffing. They enable school to run as effectively as possible, working alongside senior leaders in supporting teachers to provide excellent education to our children.
The governing body shall consist of:
3 Parent governors (all schools)
1 Local Authority (LA) governor (all schools)
1 Staff governor (all schools)
1 Headteacher (all schools)
4 co-opted governors (optional category)
The Governing Body, may also choose to appoint associate members with complementary skill-sets; they will not, however, hold voting rights.
The total number of governors is 10.
Membership of our Governing Body, including governors' responsibilities, is as follows:
Chair of Governors
Relationships, Health & Sex Education
Looked After Children
Health & Safety
Computing & E-safety
Behaviour & Anti-bullying
The term of office for each category of governor is as follows:
Parent governors: 3 years
Local Authority governors: 4 years
Staff governors: 4 years
Co-opted governors: 3 years
For more information about the terms of office of our current governors, please visit Field End Infants' governance page at:
The full governing body meets at least once per term.
There are three committees which also meet termly:
Premises, Curriculum, Finance & HR
(Joint premises meetings are also held with the Junior School)
Additionally, the Strategy Committee (consisting of the Chair of Governors, the Committee Chairs and the Headteacher) will meet if and when the need arises to focus on specific priorities.
Committee membership is as follows:
Committee & Requirements
Chair: Victoria Jarvis
Finance & HR Committee
Chair: Scott Spencer
Chair: Pratik Desai
Alex Richiardi (Site Manager)
(Meets if / when the need arises)
Chairs of other Committees, Chair and Headteacher
If you would like to contact our Governing Body, you may do so via the Clerk to Governors, by emailing: email@example.com