Meet the Governors of Christ Church CE (VA) Junior School

Governing Board Overview:

Miss A. Embleton - Headteacher, Ex-Officio

Ms R. Lumb - Chair of Governors, Pupil Premium Governor

Revd. Tommy Dalglish - Vice Chair of Governors, Foundation

Ms S. Smith - Foundation

Miss R. Larkin - Foundation, Pupil Premium

Miss E. Mor - Staff, SEND Governor

Mr I. Ross - Local Authority


Associate Member:

Miss A. Firth, Deputy Headteacher


5 vacant Foundation Governor Seats

2 vacant Parent Governor Seat

Governors can be contacted via the Clerk to the Governing Board 

The Governing Board plays a vital part in the running of the school. They meet half termly and work extremely hard to support the Headteacher in making decisions about every aspect of school life.


The Full Governing Board three times per term, focusing on a different aspect of school management at each meeting. the focuses for meetings are as follows:

  • School Improvement
  • Resources
  • General & Christian Ethos


The School Improvement meeting focuses on standards of teaching and learning throughout school.

The Resources meeting focuses on the sound financial management of the school.

The General & Christian Ethos meeting focuses on maintaining the vision and aims of the school in a distinctively Christian context, attendance, behaviour, welfare and safeguarding of pupils.

Click here to see further information about the role of the Governing Board