Stockport College is a vocational Further Education (FE) Corporation, established under the Further and Higher Education Act 1992 (the Act).
The College is administered under the Instrument and Articles of Government which are Statutory Instruments made under the Act and which set out the rules for the constitution and operation of the Corporation and the machinery for College decision-making.
The Board of Governors main responsibilities are as follows:
- the determination, preservation and development of the educational character and mission of the Institution and the oversight of its activities;
- publishing arrangements for obtaining the views of staff and students on the determination and review of the education character and mission of the Institution and the oversight of its activities;
- the effective and efficient use of resources, the solvency of the Institution and the Corporation and safeguarding their assets;
- approving annual estimates of income and expenditure;
- the appointment, grading, suspension, dismissal and determination of the pay and conditions of service of the holders of senior posts and the Clerk, including, where the Clerk is, or is to be appointed as, a member of staff, the Clerk’s appointment, grading, suspension, dismissal and determination of pay in the capacity of a member of staff.
Contact Barry Watson (Clerk to the Corporation)
Tel: 0161 296 5770