Being a governor is a rewarding way of making an important contribution to education. It can help you develop your existing skills and learn new ones.


The duties of the College’s Governing Body include:

  • setting the strategic direction, policies and objectives of the College
  • approving the budget
  • reviewing progress against the budget and objectives
  • challenging and supporting the Senior Leadership Team
  • playing a part in appointing staff.


The Governing Body makes its decisions based on the advice of committees. It is accountable for:

  • the use of public funds
  • the quality of education provided by the College
  • the wider contribution to the community.


The Governing Body is made up of:

  • staff representatives
  • community governors, including parents
  • other local sponsors, like businesses.


If you would like to contact the governors, or become a governor, please contact the Clerk of Governors at


Brixham Governors Online Resources

Brixham College Governing Body Structure 2017

Full Governors terms of reference

Governor information

Governors Attendance Records