BGHS Governance

Batley Girls’ High School Local Governing Body

Batley Girls’ High School is part of Batley Multi Academy Trust, company number 7732537, a Company incorporated as private limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales and an exempt Charity. Registered Office Windmill Lane, Batley, WF17 0LD.

Please address correspondence to:
The Chair of Governors. Mrs Pam Pickles. Batley Girls’ High School, Windmill Lane, Batley, West Yorkshire. WF17 0LD.

Local Governing Bodies

Local Governing Bodies (LGBs) play a support and challenge role for their Academy’s senior leadership team and are responsible for making decisions on the operation of their relevant Academy, by way of the terms of reference set and the powers delegated to them by the Trustees in accordance with the appropriate terms of reference, carrying the Trust’s vision, policies and priorities forward and holding academy leadership to account. LGBs comprise the Headteachers, staff Governors, parent Governors and Co-opted Governors.

The constitution of Batley Multi Academy Trust is governed by its Articles which can be found in the links to the right of the page here.

Batley Girls’ High School Local Governing Body

Dr Jonathan Barber
Mrs Michelle Barker (Staff)
Mr Sajid Ghani
Ms Julie Haigh (Co-Head ex-officio)
Miss Samera Khalil
Ms Janice O’Hanlon (Staff)
Mrs Pam Pickles (Chair)
Mr Ebrahim Ravat
Mrs Carole Sallery
Mr Ahmed Vali

Clerk      Mrs Karen Sturgeon

There are no relevant business or pecuniary interests.

Disqualification and Conflicts of Interest

The holding of the office of a Trustee or as a member of the Local Governing Body is subject to Articles 68 – 80 of the Articles of Association. Articles 97 and 98 refer to Conflicts of Interest.