School Governors Archive
The Model Complaints Procedure (November 2010) should be adopted by governing bodies of schools in the Diocese of Westminster. It has been updated to reflect the new role of OFSTED and the Local Government Office.
Guidance produced for the arrangements and conduct of elections for parent and teacher governors at Catholic voluntary aided schools .
The appointment of a Chaplain in any Catholic school cannot take place without the prior approval of the Bishop. This can be a complex area, and any school contemplating the appointment of a Chaplain should consult the Guidance given here before taking any action. This will ensure that they proceed appropriately and avoid any potential problems
A model SEN Policy for Catholic Schools based on the requirements of the Education Act 1996.
A paper clarifying the principles to be applied to arranging and funding insurance cover for school premises and other insurable risks at VA schools.
Guidance and model examples resulting from the new duties imposed upon all schools to have in place a 'Home-School' Agreement.
The guidance pack is available from the Education Service.
Diocese's School Organisation Plan is intended to be a tool for the strategic planning of school places within the diocese.
The form for those wishing to to offer to serve the Diocese as a Foundation Governor.