Birchwood Community Academy Trust

The Committees of the Governing Body

The Governing Body is divided into sub-committees which are as follows:

  • Executive Committee - Terms of reference

  • Standards Committee - Terms of reference

  • Finance and Resources Committee - Terms of reference

  • Pay Committee - Terms of reference

  • Ad hoc Committee - An ad hoc committee could be established, for example, for learner, student or staff disciplinary meetings. Any members of the governing body who have no prior knowledge of the content can be part of an ad hoc committee.

  • Appeals Committee - Terms of reference - Any members of the governing body who have not been party to the original discussions and decisions can be part of an appeals committee.