Governance

Ridgewell Church of England Primary School is governed using the Diocese of Chelmsford Vine Schools Trust Governance Framework. To find out more about how the governance boards support the Vine’s schools please follow the link below, which will take to you to the Vine’s website.

https://www.vineschoolstrust.co.uk/governance-framework/

School Governance Board Membership and Declaration of Business Interests 2023/24

NameRoleResponsibilityAppointed ByDate of AppointmentEnd of TermBusiness DeclarationFamily Declaration
Nigel BenwellChairHealth and Safety and Website ComplianceTrust19/09/202318/09/2027NoneNone
Miriam ColebrookeVice ChairQuality of EducationTrust19/09/202318/09/2027
Maureen RiggMemberSafeguardingTrust06/10/202305/10/2027
Rebecca HarringtonMemberSENDTrust19/09/202318/09/2027
Kirsty StuartHeadteachern/aEx-Officio25/01/2021n/aNoneNone
Simon ClinchMemberTrust06/10/202305/10/2027

School Governance Board Meeting Attendance 2023/24

NameRole14/11/202330/11/2024
Nigel BenwellChairAttendedAttended
Miriam ColebrookeVice ChairAttendedApologies
Maureen RiggMemberAttendedAttended
Rebecca HarringtonMemberApologies AcceptedApologies
Kirsty StuartHeadteacherAttendedAttended
Simon ClinchMemberN/AAttended
Theresa LoweIncumbentN/AAttended
Lisa WebbFinance PartnerAttendedAttended
Julie TaylorTrust Governance LeadAttendedAttended
Toby CunninghamGovernor Services ClerkAttendedAttended

For the Terms of Reference, Scheme of Delegation and Code of Conduct Policy please click the link below, which will take you to the Vine School Trusts website and the documentation. You will find the documents under Governance Documents.

https://www.vineschoolstrust.co.uk/resources/our-documents/#governance-documents

Please click on the links below, to see the Governance Boards attendance and declarations of business interests for 2022/23.

Colne Valley LSB – Declaration of Pecuniary and Business Interest Form 2022-23