Governing Body

Featherstone Nursery School is a local authority maintained setting and is ultimately accountable to the Governors and the local authority, Birmingham City Council.

The nursery is governed by the Governing Board which meets six times a year, once every half term.

If you would like to know more about our school governors, or are interested in joining the governing body, please contact the school office on 0121 675 3408
We currently have a vacancy for one co-opted governor and one parent governor


Governing Bodies are expected to play three key roles

  • Overseeing the financial performance of the school and making sure its money is well spent
  • Holding the headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils
  • Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction

The responsibilities of Governing Bodies are:

1- Standards 4- Policies 7- Appointments    
2- Targets 5- Finance 8- Discipline  
3- Curriculum 6- Staffing 9- Inspection