The Board of Trustees have overall responsibility for ensuring that Dover Christ Church Academy has an effective and appropriate system of control, financial and otherwise. The Trustees have delegated the day-to-day responsibility to the Principal, as accounting officer, for ensuring financial controls conform with the requirements of both propriety and good financial management and in accordance with the requirements and responsibilities assigned to it in the funding agreement between Dover Christ Church Academy and the Secretary of State for Education. They are also responsible for reporting to the Trustees any material weaknesses or breakdowns in internal control.The Finance and Operations Committee:
The Finance and Operations Committee is a sub-committee of the main governing body. Its purpose is to monitor and review income and expenditure on a regular basis, to consider potential financial risks and to assess their impact on the Academy.The Curriculum and Standards Committee:
The Curriculum and Standards Committee is a sub-committee of the main governing body. Its purpose is to monitor the curriculum, quality of learning and the achievement of academic standards, throughout the Academy.