Don't forget to collect your GCSE results on Thursday August 22nd between 9.30am and 11.30am at The Bridge.

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: 


Should you have any Safeguarding concerns whilst at The Bridge, these should be reported to Michelle Joyner, Jonathan Whitchurch, Delyth Hughes or Sian Davies. If you have any further concerns or concerns about the Head herself, please contact Gail Biggs, Interim Group Manager Learner Support.


Chair of Management Committee

Awaiting appointment


Vice Chair of the Management Committee

Awaiting appointment


Other Members:

Gail Biggs - Interim Group Manager Local Authority

Megan Apsee - Local Authority

Matthew Thompson - School representative

Edward Rees - School representative

Vacancy - Bridgend Council elected member

Matthew Kingscott - Staff Representative The Bridge Alternative Provision


Rhea-Theresa Quinn - ALNCO Blaengarw Primary 


Finance Sub-Committee

Michelle Joyner (Head), Adele Ahearn (BCBC Accountant)


Curriculum, Standards and Staffing Sub-Committee

Jonathan Whitchurch (Chair), Michelle Joyner, Matthew Kingscott, Matthew Thompson


Attendance, Data and Pupil Progress

Delyth Hughes (Chair), Megan Apsee, Michelle Joyner, Rhea-Therese Quinn

Behaviour and Exclusion

Sian Davies (Chair), Michelle Joyner, Jonathan Whitchurch


Premises, Health and Safety

Michelle Joyner - Head (Chair)