The Bridge will be open after half term-November 2nd 2020

Management Committee

Welcome to our Management Committee section

Please find below details of the Management Committee of the Bridge Alternative Provision. As a Pupil Referral Unit, the Management Committee take the role of "school governors" and provide both support, challenge and monitoring to The Bridge, ensuring teaching is of a good standard, pupils make progress, resources are provided and the PRU is managed appropriately.

Please use the link below for more information the Welsh Government Guidance on Management Committees: 


A new chair will be appointed autumn 2019, thankyou to Mr Slade, Head Teacher of Porthcawl Comprehensive, for his two year tenure.

Should you have any Safeguarding concerns whilst at The Bridge, these should be reported to the Head Victoria Cox-Wall. If you have any further concerns or concerns about the Head herself, please contact Michelle Hatcher, Group Manager Inclusion on 01656 643643.


Chair of Management Committee

To be confirmed autumn term 2019


Vice Chair of the Management Committee

 To be confirmed autumn term 2019


Other Members:

Michelle Hatcher Group Manager Inclusion and School Improvement

Charlotte Williams Senior Education Welfare Officer

TBC Superintendent South Wales Police

Sam Beaumont PC South Wales Police

Dr Isobel Davey CAMHS

Councillor Dr Charles Smith Bridgend Council elected member

Gareth Pope Deputy Headteacher CCYD

Jane Prelogauskas Headteacher Tondu Primary 

Matthew Kingscott Staff Representative The Bridge Alternative Provision

Gemma Carr Evans Bridgend College

Karyl Evans Parent/Carer representative 

Finance Sub-committee

Chair, Michelle Hatcher, Eilish Thomas (BCBC Accountant)

Curriculum, Standards and staffing Sub-Committee

Chair, Michelle Hatcher, Matthew Kingscott, Gareth Pope

Attendance, data and pupil progress

Delyth Hughes (SLT The Bridge Chair), Charlotte Williams, Michelle Joyner, Heather Grabham

Behaviour and exclusion

Sian Davies (SLT The Bridge Chair), Michelle Joyner, Charlotte Williams, PC Beaumont, vacant primary school member

Premises, health and safety

 Head (Chair), Michelle Joyner, Gemma Carr Evans