School policies and governance

We want to keep you updated with all of our school's latest policies, values and our governance information at RNIB Pears Centre.

Attendance at RNIB Pears Centre

Our policies

Special educational needs report

Read our Pears Centre Special Educational Needs (SEN) report (Word 2MB).

Our values

Read about our ethos and values on our Education at RNIB Pears Centre page.

Our funding

Read about Funding at RNIB Pears Centre, including Pupil Premium and the PE and sports grant.

School governance

Our school has a governing body.  Governors are parents, staff and members of the community who have been elected or co-opted onto the governing body to lead the school at a strategic level, to support the senior leadership team in making decisions about priorities, and to monitor progress.

For more information about the role of the governing body download our School Governing Body Terms of Reference (Word, 2,080 KB).

Current governors (autumn term 2017)

  • Carl Underhill – Chair and governor for leadership, management and overall effectiveness
  • Sean Byrne – Deputy Chair and safeguarding governor
  • Chris Nield – student outcomes governor
  • Martin Belcher – behaviour and safety governor
  • Joan Baber – teaching and learning link and fundraising governor
  • Sheila Williams - teaching and learning link governor
  • Sharon O’Leary – staff governor
  • Vacancy – parent governor

If you would like to contact our chair of governors, Carl Underhill, you can write to him care of the school, or email [email protected] and marking it for his attention.