Constitution

 

St John’s governing body reconstituted on 18th May 2015 in accordance with the School Governance (Constitution) (England) Regulations 2012. The new constitution was approved by the Diocese of Winchester and Hampshire Local Authority.

 

 

 

 

 

Category of Governor

Term of Office

Appointed/Elected

Constitution

 

 

 

 

Parent

4 years

Elected by parents

TWO

Headteacher

Not required

Ex-officio

ONE

Staff

4 years

Elected by staff

ONE

Foundation

4 years

Appointed by Winchester Diocesan Board of Education after consultation with Parochial Church Council of All Saints Church, Basingstoke

EIGHT (including Team Vicar All Saints Church, Basingstoke – Ex-Officio)

Local Authority

4 years

Nominated by Local Authority (Hampshire) and appointed by governing body

ONE

Co-opted

4 years

Appointed by governing body

ONE

 

 

 

 

Total

 

 

FOURTEEN

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Voluntary Aided schools – Foundation governors have to outnumber all other governors by two.

Term of Office – four years for all governors, except the ex-officio Foundation governor and Headteacher, where a term of office is not required.

Voting Rights – All governors are eligible to vote at meetings of the Full Governing Body and the Committee(s) of which they are a member.  A governor is ineligible to vote on a matter related to a pecuniary interest. Associate members do not currently have voting rights.