TDA 2.5 School as organisation Cache Centre No: 383.000 fatima
2.1 Describe roles and responsibilities of:
Senior management team
Other statutory roles e.g. SENCO
School Governors Role: School governors play a very important role in a school. They are responsible for making sure the school provides a good quality of education. They worked together with the head teacher to ensure the policies are updated as well as managing the performance of staff.
Senior management team:
1. Head teacher: A head teacher is the most senior teacher and leader of a school. The head teacher is responsible of running the whole school in a daily basic. The head teacher motivates and led teaching staff, evaluate their performance and set goals and expectation. She/he responsible for complying the school policies and are kept up to date. Also the head teacher liaises with outside agencies when necessary. The head is in charge of financial issues in school.
2. Deputy Head: Deputy Head work close to the head teacher; he/she will support the head in running the school. He is responsible for the leadership of the curriculum and the pupil’s learning. In some small school, deputy head can be the child protection officer as well and sometimes take some other responsibilities. Deputy Head will be on charge of school in the absence of the Head teacher.
3. Chair of governors: As chair, lead the governing body and work in partnership with the head teacher, he/she responsible for driving school improvement and ensuring that the school achieves the aims and ambitions it has for its pupils. The chair make sure the governing body meeting running effectively and report any action or decision taken on behalf.
Head of year: The head of year will be working very close to the class teachers. They will be responsible for the year group, setting target and following the improvement of pupils of that year. Make...