The purpose of this governance section is to give an account of the role and responsibilities of the Governors at Varndean College. We believe that it is right and proper to be open and transparent about our activities and to place in the public domain as much information as is possible subject to rules of confidentiality.
The governing Body of Varndean College is an independent Corporation formed under the Further and Higher Education Act 1992 and comprises 17 members who are selected as follows: 10 Community Governors, the Principal (ex officio), 2 Staff Governors, 2 Parent Governors, 2 Student Governors. The Corporation operates within the Instruments and Articles of Government which detail the Governing Body’s powers, rules and regulations.
On this page, we include information about the Governing Body including details of its various Committees and standing orders.
For further finance information including Business Procedures, Risk Register and Financial regulations click here
For further information about the Governing Body or becoming a Governor, please contact us using the Governance Contact Form.
Louise Pennington, Clerk to the Governors