Introduction

Brighton Hove and Sussex Sixth Form College (BHASVIC) is an independent Corporation formed under the Further and Higher Education Act 1992.

The Instrument and Articles of Government set out the Corporation’s powers, membership, roles and responsibilities which is supplemented by various other documentation including the financial memorandum, the Audit Code of Practice and law relating to equality and diversity and health and safety.

The College is funded predominantly by the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA).

The Members of the Corporation comprise individuals from business, local community, staff, students and parents. The College Principal is an ex-officio Member.

On this site you will find information about the Governors and the work of the Governing Body, including details of Corporation and Committee meetings and other key Governance documentation.

Expressions of interest in becoming a Governor of the College are always welcome and in the first instance, please contact the Clerk to the Corporation, Louise Pennington:  l.pennington@bhasvic.ac.uk

William Baldwin

Principal and Governor. Committee Membership: Quality and Curriculum, Resources, Premises Group, Search and Governance.

Mike Bewlock

Co-opted Member of the Audit Committee.

Sarah Bovill

Co-opted Member of the Audit Committee.

Jo Davies

Co-opted Member of the Resources Committee.

Peter Freeman

Governor and Chair of Corporation. Committee Membership: Quality and Curriculum, Remuneration (Chair), Resources Committee, Premises Group (Chair), Search and Governance (Chair).

Elena Gualtieri

Co-opted Member of the Quality and Curriculum Committee.

Gillian Hampden-Thompson

Governor. Committee Membership: Quality and Curriculum Committee (Chair), Remuneration, Search and Governance.

Christian Heeger

Governor. Committee Membership: Audit

Veronica Jinks

Governor (Parent). Committee Membership: Audit.

Howard Kidd

Governor. Committee Membership: Remuneration, Resources (Chair), Premises Group, Search and Governance.

Lynn O'Meara

Governor. Committee Membership: Quality and Curriculum.

Chris Newson

Governor. Committee Membership: Resources.

Sarah Nield

Governor (Parent). Committee Membership: Quality and Curriculum.

Neil Perry

Governor. Committee Membership: Remuneration, Resources Committee, Search and Governance.

Chris Piper

Governor. Committee Membership: Audit Committee.

Sandra Prail

Governor and Vice-Chair of Corporation. Committee Membership: Remuneration, Resources, Search and Governance.

Jacquie Punter

Co-opted Member (Teaching Staff) of Quality and Curriculum Committee.

Jo Redfern

Governor. Committee Membership: Quality and Curriculum.

Bo-Min Ryu

Governor (Student). Committee Membership: Quality & Curriculum.

Sue Smith

Governor (Support Staff). Committee Membership: Resources.

Mark Snape

Co-opted Member of Resources Committee and Premises Group.

Christian Williams

Governor (Student). Committee Membership: Quality & Curriculum.

Tom Wolfenden

Governor. Committee Membership: Audit (Chair), Search and Governance.

CONSULTATION WITH STAFF AND STUDENTS
Arrangements for obtaining stakeholders’ views

INSTRUMENT AND ARTICLES
BHASVIC Instruments and Articles of Government

CORPORATION AND COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIP
BHASVIC Corporation and Committees 2018

BHASVIC MEETING DATES 2018
Corporation Committee Meeting Dates Summer 2018

GOVERNORS ROLE DESCRIPTION
Governor Role Description

REPORT AND FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
Report and Financial Statements 2016
Report and Financial Statements 2017

CODE OF CONDUCT
BHASVIC Code of Conduct

CORPORATION AND COMMITTEES - AGENDAS AND MINUTES

AUDIT

Audit Agenda 12-03-18
Minutes Audit 05-12-17
Agenda Audit 05-12-17
Minutes Audit 28-06-17
Agenda Audit 28-06-17
Minutes Audit 23-03-17
Agenda Audit 23-03-17

GOVERNANCE
Agenda Governance Committee 02-10-17

CORPORATION

Minutes Corporation Draft 19-03-18
Agenda Corporation 19-03-18
Minutes Corporation 12-12-17
Agenda for Corporation 13-12-17
Minutes Corporation 12-07-17
Agenda Corporation 12-07-17
Minutes Corporation 03-04-17
Agenda Corporation 03-04-17

QUALITY & CURRICULUM
Agenda QC 07-03-18
Minutes QC 9-11-17
Agenda QC 9-11-17
Minutes QC 05-06-17
Agenda QC 05-06-17
Minutes QC 01-03-17
Agenda QC 01-03-17
Minutes QC 03-11-16
Agenda QC 03-11-16

RESOURCES
Agenda Resources 6-3-18
Minutes FGP 28-11-17
Minutes HR 7-11-17

FINANCE & GENERAL PURPOSES

Minutes F&GP 28-11-18
Agenda F&GP 28-11-18
Minutes F&GP 26-06-17
Agenda F&GP 26-06-17
Minutes F&GP 13-03-17
Agenda F&GP 13-03-17

HUMAN RESOURCES
Minutes 07-11-17
Agenda 07-11-17
Minutes 24-05-17
Agenda 24-05-17
Minutes 09-03-17
Agenda 09-03-17
Minutes 15-11-16
Agenda 15-11-16





For further information about the Corporation or becoming a Governor, please contact:

Louise Pennington
Clerk to the Corporation
BHASVIC
205 Dyke Road
Hove
East Sussex
BN3 6EG

E -mail: l.pennington@bhasvic.ac.uk
Telephone: 01273 552200

Non-confidential Corporation and Committee meeting papers are not included on this web-site but are available to be viewed by contacting the Clerk to the Corporation.

BHASVIC: www.bhasvic.ac.uk

From the Main Page, under ‘The College’, there are three other pages that are highly relevant to governors:
•    Governors
•    Policies
•    Performance: includes Exam Results, Ofsted information, Annual Reports and DfE performance data

Department for Education (DfE): www.gov.uk/government/collections/further-education-and-sixth-form-college-governors

Department for Education (DfE) performance tables: www.compare-school-performance.service.gov.uk

Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA): www.gov.uk.government/organisations/education-and-skills-funding-agency
The Education Funding Agency (EFA) and the Skills Funding Agency (SFA) merged in 2017.

Education and Training Foundation (ETF): www.et-foundation.co.uk
ETF is the Government backed sector owned national support body for FE education and training.

Sixth Form Colleges Association (SFCA): www.sixthformcolleges.org

Association of Colleges (AoC): www.aoc.co.uk

S7 Colleges: www.s7colleges.com/moodle

Ofsted: www.ofsted.gov.uk

Local Authority: www.brighton-hove.gov.uk/content/children-and-education/childrens-services

Local Safeguarding Children Board: www.brightonandhovelscb.org.uk

National Governance Association: www.nga.org.uk/Home.aspx