Governing Body Policy Schedule

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Statutory Policies Required By Education Legislation:

  • Capability of Staff
  • Charging and remissions policies
  • Teacher Appraisal policy
  • School behaviour policy
  • Sex education policy
  • Special educational needs policy
  • Teachers’ pay policy

Statutory Policies Required By Other Legislation:

  • Data protection policy
  • Health and safety policy

Other Statutory Documents:

  • Admissions arrangements
  • Accessibility plan
  • Behaviour principles
  • Central record of recruitment and vetting checks
  • Complaints procedure
  • Freedom of information publication scheme
  • Governor’s allowances (schemes for paying)
  • Governors' annual report to parents (maintained nursery schools only)
  • Home-school agreements
  • Instrument of government
  • Minutes of, and papers considered at, meetings of the governing body and its committees
  • Premises management
  • Publication of equality information and objectives (Public sector equality duty)
  • School information published on website
  • Register of business interests of Headteachers and governors
  • Register of pupils’ admission to school
  • Register of pupils’ attendance
  • Staff discipline, conduct and grievance (procedures for addressing)

Documents Referenced In Statutory Guidance:

  • Child Protection policy and procedures
  • Early Years Foundation Stage
  • Statement of procedures for dealing with allegations of abuse against staff
  • Supporting pupils with medical conditions