Cherry Garden Primary School

  1. Parents and Partners
  2. Governors
  3. Documents

Documents for Governors

This section includes a range of documents that governors will find useful in supporting their role. Many of these have been developed and adopted by the school (and its partners) over several years. We hope that, by having them all in one place, it makes life just a little easier for our governors.


 Document Title

Clerk Job Description 
Code of Conduct 
DfE Governor Handbook
Governor Allowances Policy 
Guide to Acronyms / Jargon Buster
Induction Policy 
Instrument of Government 
Link Areas
Meeting & Agenda Planner
Standing Orders


National Governor Association


The NGA is an independent charity that aims to promote outstanding governance as a means of raising educational standards.

South Gloucestershire Governor Site

The school subscribes to this site (run by Integra Schools). Some content is restricted to subscribers. Our governors should email the clerk, Deb Barnard, if they need reminding of their username / password.

Department for Education

The DFE site contains specific guidance and advice for both school leaders and governing bodies.