The governors support the overall direction of the school, its policy and general expectations. Parent governors are your representatives on the governing board.

If you would like to meet/speak to any one of the Governors, the school office can put you in touch, if you don't know them already.

If you would like to contact a Governor, please do so through enquiries@mount-charles.cornwall.sch.uk or directly through the e-mail link below.

Read a letter of introduction from our Chair of Governors here.

Our Governing Body

Mrs Claire Bunting (Headteacher)

Ms Jo Pyott (Co-opted)- Chair of Governing Body (Email)

Miss Tanya Vinton (Parent) - Vice Chair of Governing Body

Mr William Geake (Local Authority)

Mr Sean Simmons (Staff)

Mr Mark Rickard (Parent)

Mrs Zoe Stephens (Parent)

Mr Neil Smith (Co-opted)

Mrs Paula Matthews (Co-opted, Non-Teaching Staff)

Miss Julie Barr (Parent)

Mrs Jo Knuckey (Associate Member)

Groups and Committees

The functions of the committees are set out in the Governor Standing Orders. As well as meeting as a Full Governing Body there are two additional occasions on which the Governors meet every term:

Finance and Personnel Committee

Mr W Geake (Chair), Ms J Pyott, Mrs Z Stephens, Mr P Willetts

Curriculum Working Group

Mr S Simmons (Chair), Miss T Vinton, Mr N Smith, Mr M Rickard, Mrs P Matthews, Miss J Barr

Roles and Responsibilities

The following Governors have specific areas of responsibility for which they are responsible to report to the Governing Body.

Governor responsible for Health and Safety
Mr M Rickard

Governor responsible for Safeguarding, Child Protection and Looked After Children
Ms J Pyott & Miss T Vinton

Governor responsible for Early Years Foundation Stage
Mrs Z Stephens

Development Governor
Mr S Simmons

Governor responsible for SEN and ARB
Mrs Z Stephens

Governor responsible for Whistleblowing
Mr W Geake

Clerk to the Governors
Linda Cackett


Pecuniary & Business Interests of the Governing Body

A summary of the Governors with details of their term of office and any pecuniary/business interests they may have in the school can be found here.