Aims of the project
The aims are to provide support for the governance of the School and beyond to develop links between the two schools for the direct benefit of pupils in both settings--for example through sport and outdoor learning. Parents from the primary school are invited to join Gosfield School parents for information sessions, eg on cyber safety.
The Primary school can benefit from the educational and leadership background of the Principal.
Background and goals
The Principal of Gosfield School applied for the role in Autumn 2016 having seen it advertised, wanting to forge stronger community links and support the local village school.
The Principal's time and expertise
Formal assessment has not been carried out.
Anticipated outcomes include a contribution towards the raising of standards in the Primary School and enrichment of pupils in both settings.
Governance has a direct impact on the primary school aged children (boys and girls) in the Primary school.
Frequency and duration
The Principal's governance activities currently take up about 20 hours per term