School Governors
Bramley Sunnyside Infant School has an active and effective Governing Body that takes it’s responsibilities seriously and is closely involved in the day-to-day activities within school.
The current members of the Governing Body are:


You can email the Chair of the Governing Body at: or leave a message with the school office who will pass this on.


The Function of the Governing Body

The functions of the governing body include the following core functions —

  • Ensuring that the vision, ethos and strategic direction of the school are clearly defined
  • Ensuring that the head teacher performs his or her responsibilities for the educational performance of the school
  • Ensuring the sound, proper and effective use of the school’s financial resources

In exercising their functions the Governing body agrees to:

  • Act with integrity, objectivity and honesty and in the best interests of the school
  • Be open about the decisions they make, actions taken and be prepared to explain their decisions and actions to interested parties.
  • The governing body will appoint a clerk with a view to ensuring their efficient functioning and must have regard to advice from the clerk as to the nature of the governing body’s functions.

The Head Teacher’s responsibilities include:

  • The internal organisation, management and control of the school
  • The educational performance of the school.
  • The head teacher is accountable to the governing body for the performance of all his or her responsibilities.
  • The head teacher must comply with any reasonable direction of the governing body.

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