Governance

Instrument and Articles of Government currently in force came into effect on 6th July 2015. St Francis Xavier College joined the Sixth Form College sector on 1st April 2010

Full board meetings

The next scheduled meeting: Wednesday 22nd March 2017, 6pm – 8.30pm
to be held in the College.

Vacancies

There are no current vacancies

Parent Governor: One nomination was received by the published deadline for nominations of 9am, Monday 31st October 2016. Sharon Bannister is declared duly elected. She was appointed to a two year term of office by the Governing body on 8th December 2016. A short pen picture is available here

REQUIREMENTS AND
RESPONSIBILITIES
INFORMATION / GOOD PRACTICE
Instrument & Articles of Government (2015):

ARTICLE 5 2 (b) OBTAINING VIEWS

Rationalisation of Audit Arrangements for SFC – guidance Sept 2012

Disability Discrimination Act LSDA briefing for Governors in FE (2005)

UK Corporate Governance Code (FRC 2016)

Keeping Children Safe in Education (DfE 2016)

Joint Audit Code of Practice June 2016 (SFA & EFA)

The Nolan Committee Report on Standards in Public Life

“Leading Health & Safety at Work”

New Challenges New Chances – BIS (Dec 2011)

The Good Governance Standard for Public Services (Feb 2005)

Inspection reports Ofsted

London Child Protection Procedures

Equality, Diversity & Governance (LSIS 2010)

LSIS Review of Governance 2010  Summary report

TRAINING AND SUPPORT

The College Governor (FEFC 2000)

Diocesan Guidance for Governors (Education Commission, Nov 2014)

Governance Training Materials (2014)

Links to related websites:

OFSTED

EFA (Education Funding Agency – successor organisation to YPLA, April 2012)

CES (Catholic Education Service)

SFCA (Sixth Form Colleges Association)

AoC (Association of Colleges)

The Education Commission (for the Archdiocese of Southwark)

Excellence Gateway

Email the Clerk to the Governors, Mrs Eleanor Lewis