Bank, Bradford, BD10 0QA

01274 611992


Our Lady & St Brendan's Catholic Primary School

"Help me to journey beyond the familiar and into the unknown"



Our role is a supporting role. We are also involved in monitoring and evaluating the work of the school. We meet each half term to review the work of the school and to plan for the future.

Following the Ofsted inspection and subsequent HMI visits, the Governing Body assumed full control of all decisions and temporarily removed the committee structure with the exception of Headteacher Performance Management, Pay & Admissions.


The Governing Body 2018-2019

Foundation Governors:  Rev Fr S Webb, Mrs V Cornish, Mrs C Lynott (Chair), Mrs H Keenan, Mr T Graham, 2 x vacancies

Parent Governors:  Mr M Hippey (Vice-Chair),  Mrs R Knight

LA Governor: Vacant

Staff Governor: Vacant

Clerk to the Governors: Ms A Walker

If you wish to contact the governing body, please write to Mrs C Lynott c/o the school or email


Admissions Committee

Beverley Gadd (co-opted)

Carry Lynott

Iris Cooper


Headteacher Performance Management Committee 

Carry Lynott

Clare Bussingham (TSA Strategic Board Representative)

Deidre Naylor (TSA Strategic Board Representative)


Pay Committee 

Carry Lynott

Mark Hippey


Complaints & Staff Disciplinary Committee

Governors agreed to select three governors from the governing body dependent on availibility and declarations of interest.


Named Safeguarding Governor: vacant

Named Pupil Premium Governor: Vicky Cornish

Named RE Governor: Fr Stephen Webb

Named Health and Safety & GDPR Governor: Mark Hippey

Named SEND & LAC Governor: Carry Lynott