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___________________________ Governing Board


Name of Board: 

Riverside Campus Joint Local Governing Board


School/Schools for which the Board has delegated responsibilities:

  • Riverside Secondary School
  • Riverside Primary School
  • Riverside Bridge School



The governing body is responsible for the conduct of its school, and must promote high standards of educational achievement at the school. it is the school’s accountable body and as such:
  • provides a strategic view of the school by establishing a vision and setting the purpose and aims of the school within an agreed policy framework. It appoints and performance manages the headteacher, agreeing the school improvement strategy which includes setting statutory targets with supporting budgets and staffing structures.
  • monitors and evaluates the work of the school by reviewing the performance of the headteacher, the effectiveness of the policy framework, progress towards targets, and the effectiveness of the school improvement strategy.
  • signs off the self evaluation process and responds to school improvement service and Ofsted reports as necessary. In addition it holds the headteacher to account for the performance of the school and ensures that parents are involved, consulted and informed as appropriate, with information to the community being made available as required.


Riverside Campus Governance Structure:

Constitution as at 1st September 2017:
  • 1 x Elected Staff Governor
  • 2 x Elected Parent Governors
  • 1 x Local Authority Representative
  • Up to 5 x Trust Appointed Governors



Category of GovernorNameStart dateFinish date
Staff GovernorNiriksha Popat08.12/201708/12/ 2021
Parent GovernorVenilia Amorim04/12/201804/12/2022
Local Authority RepresentativeGregory Vaughan03/05/201903/05/2023
Co-opted RepMatthew Scott03/12/201903/12/2023
Co-opted RepGail May01/09/201701/09/2021
Chair of GovernorsPeter McPartland01/09/202001/09/2024
Co-opted RepNikhil Sangani21/01/202121/01/2025
Headteacher GovernorAndrew Roberts01/09/2013


The links in this section provide details of the governors duties at Riverside School.  Please click on the relevant links below to view and download the documents.
Register of Business Interests 2020-2021
Register of Business Interest 2019-2020
Attendance at Governor Meetings at Riverside Campus September 2019 – August 2020
Attendance at Governor Meetings  at Riverside Campus September 2018 – August 2019
Attendance at Governor Meetings at Riverside Campus September 2017- August 2018
Attendance at Governor Meeting at Riverside Campus March 2017 – August 2017
Riverside Campus Governance Structure


For further information about governance, including the items listed below, please visit the Partnership Learning website by clicking on the link in the top right hand corner of this page:
  • annual report
  • annual audited accounts
  • memorandum of association
  • articles of association
  • names of charity trustees and members
  • funding agreement