Our Governors

Seal Primary Academy is an academy as part of The Kemnal Academies Trust (TKAT).

TKAT is a multi-academy trust which was established on 1st September 2010. Its constitution is set out in the Articles of Association and this is shared with individual academies via the Scheme of Delegation. TKAT have, through the Scheme of Delegation, established Local Governing Bodies for each of the Academies.

Please click here to link to the Scheme of Delegation:

The Local Governing Body of each of the Academies is responsible for fulfilling the strategic and operational governance role in the conduct of the Academy.

Please click here to link to the Trustees.

Please click here to link to Governance information relating to TKAT, including the structure of governance and relevant details about Trustees terms of office, attendance and business interests.

Please click here for key documents including the Master Funding Agreement, Articles of Association and Accounts.

Who we are - Current Governor Membership

Seal Primary Academy LGB was re-constituted on 16 October 2018. Members on this date had their term of office re-started. Appointment dates shown prior to 16 October 2018 for some governors were for a predecessor governing body, either Seal LGB or TKAT South LGB.

There are currently vacancies for 3 Appointed governors and 2 Elected Parent governors. If you are interested in joining the governing body at Seal contact the Chair of Governors at the school. See section below "How do I get in touch with the Governors?"

To view the full governor information including roles & responsibilities, attendance and declarations of interest, please click here.

Seal Primary Academy Local Governing Body (LGB)

Mission Statement

Our aim at Seal is very simple: to provide the community with a high quality primary school that doesn’t settle for second best. We endeavour for our children to leave school with high quality skills and an unwavering belief and confidence in their ability. In order to do this, all the work we embark on at Seal follows our school motto: Aspire, Believe and Achieve


We currently have 6 governors:

1 Headteacher

2 Staff governors

3 appointed governors

Constitution of the Local Governing Body:

Please click here to read the constitution of the Local Governing Body of Seal Primary Academy.

Chair of Governors: Andrew Jenkins, an appointed governor

Vice-Chair of Governors: Emma Cooper, an appointed governor

If you wish to contact governors, please see information below.


There are six meetings of the full Local Governing Body each academic year. In addition to this, there is one committee with delegated responsibility laid out in their terms of reference.

Pay Committee

The Pay committee will meet at least once each academic year to receive and approve the Headteacher’s recommendations for teachers pay.

How do I get in touch with the Governors?

You can contact members of the Seal Primary Academy Local Governing Committee as follows:

By phone: Phone the school Reception on 01243 602746 and leave a message. Your message will be forwarded to the Chair of Governors.

By email: clerk@seal-tkat.org

By post: Send correspondence, for the attention of the ‘Chair of Governors’, to the school address at:

Seal Primary Academy, East Street, Selsey, PO20 0BN.