The Governing Body is formed from local people nominated by the local authority,  the local community or parents of children at the school. There is also staff representation and the headteacher is on the governing body too. The governors take an active interest in the strategic management of the school and are always interested to hear peoples’ views and answer questions about the school’s governance.

Charmouth Primary School governing body consists of 11 governors:

  • 2 Parent governors
  • 1 Staff governor
  • 6 Co-opted governors
  • 1 Local Authority governor
  • Headteacher

Our current governors are:

Chair of Governors:                       Mark Carter

Vice Chair of Governors:               Miranda Feasey

  Start of Office Expiry of Office

Parent Governors           

Miranda Feasey 19.11.2020 18.11.2024
Kate Halsey 04.10.2022 03.10.2026

Co-opted Governors

Rachel Coney 08.07.2020 07.07.2024
Jane O’Sullivan 24.09.2019 23.09.2023
John Smith 26.05.2021 25.05.2025
Jody Watson 03.07.2021 02.07.2025
Bob Johnson 30.03.2022 29.03.2026
Alistair Woodcock 30.03.2022 29.03.2026

Staff Governor 

Caroline Dare 10.06.2019 09.06.2023


Laura Cornish 01.01.2018

Local Authority Governor

Mark Carter 22.09.2021 18.11.2025

Clerk to the Governors:                 Mrs Jo Boyce

For further information or to contact the governing body please contact the clerk to governors, email:

Please click here to see the minutes of the Full Governing Body Meetings. Paper copies are available via the school office.

Please click here to see Governor Attendance and declarations of interest information.

Instrument of Government Charmouth

Please note that all policies and documents on this website are available in paper copy from the school office.

Want to contact us?

Feel free to give us a call during school hours, or send us an email using the address provided.

Please contact Michelle Harrison or Jo Boyce in the school office.

Our SENCO, Caroline Dare, can also be contacted via the school office.

Any information from the school website can be requested in paper form via the school office.

Charmouth Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer recruitment procedures are followed for staff and regular volunteers and visitors.

Charmouth Primary School