Hodgson’s outstanding governing body have overall responsibility for the strategic direction of the academy, ensuring rigorous and effective monitoring and evaluation of standards, effectiveness, business and resources. Governors have a four-year term of office, so vacancies are filled on an ongoing basis and include a number of parent governors elected by the parents themselves.

All governors are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure. Governor training is provided through Fylde Coast Academy Trust and Lancashire County Council. Training includes Safeguarding, Prevent and Safer Recruitment.

All governors can be contacted via the academy.

Chair: Mrs Galloway Member of the Academy Trust, Member Appointed Governor
Vice Chair: Mrs H Benwell Parent Governor
Principal: Mr D YarwoodEx Officio Member of the Governing Body
Mr C McConnachieMember of the Academy Trust, Member Appointed Governor
Mrs J JacksonStaff Governor
Mrs S KhanStaff Governor
Mr A WalkerMember Appointed Governor
Mr C JacksonMember Appointed Governor
Mrs A PrestonParent Governor
Mr I Lindsay Parent Governor
Mr S Smith Parent Governor
Mr C Feeney Co-opted Governor
Mrs J VilaMember Appointed Governor
Mrs S BensonCo-opted Governor
Clerking Services provided by Lancashire County Council Governor Services

Hodgson Academy Governing Body

Trust and Governing Body Membership, Structures and Declared Interests

Details of Hodgson Academy Trust and Governance Membership, Structures and Declared Interests – June 2019 [PDF]