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Our School Governing Body

 

Governors are a voluntary body of people who guide and support the strategic direction of the school. They are members of the school team and their contribution to the running of the school is highly valued.

 

Our governing body consists of:

  • 2 parent governors
  • 1 local authority governors
  • 1 staff governor
  • 1 headteacher
  • 4 co-opted governors

 

The role of the governing body is a strategic one, its key functions are to:

  • Set the aims and objectives for the school
  • Set the policies for achieving those aims and objectives
  • Set the targets for achieving those aims and objectives
  • Monitor and evaluate the progress the school is making towards achievement of its aims and objectives
  • Be a source of challenge and support to the headteacher (a critical friend)

 

Our Governors are:

 

Emma Samantha Smith

Chair of Governors - Parent Governor

Responsibilities: Chair

Committees: Full Governing Body & Business and Finance Committee

Date Appointed: 01.09.2016

Term of Office: Start & End Date 01.09.2016 - 31.08.2020

Business, Personal & Pecuniary Interests: Works for 'Wells Reclamation'

Governance roles in other educational institutions: N/A

Meetings attended in previous academic year (FGB and Committee): 100%

 

Marie Donoghue

Vice Chair of Governors – Local Authority Governor

Responsibilities: SEN, Looked After Children and Safeguarding Governor

Committees: Full Governing Body

Date Appointed: 30.09.2019

Term of Office: Start & End Date: 30.09.2019 - 29.09.2023

Business, Personal & Pecuniary Interests: N/A

Governance roles in other educational institutions: N/A

Meetings attended in previous academic year (FGB and Committee): 100%

 

Michael Shakespeare

Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher

Responsibilities / Committees:  Full Governing Body and Business and Finance

Date Appointed: 11.04.2016

Term of Office: Start & End Date: 11.04.2016 - 10.04.2020

Business, Personal & Pecuniary Interests: N/A

Governance roles in other educational institutions: N/A

Meetings attended in previous academic year (FGB and Committee):  100%

 

Katherine Kinshaw

Parent Governor

Responsibilities / Committees: Full Governing Body

Date Appointed:01.04.2019

Term of Office: Start & End Date. 01/04/2019 - 31.03.2022

Business, Personal & Pecuniary Interests: N/A

Governance roles in other educational institutions: N/A

Meetings attended in previous academic year (FGB and Committee): 100%

 

John Nurse

Co-Opted  Governor

Responsibilities / Committees:  Full Governing Body & Business and Finance Committee

Date Appointed: 01.09.2016

Term of Office: Start & End Date: 01.09.2016 - 31.08.2020

Business, Personal & Pecuniary Interests: N/A

Governance roles in other educational institutions: N/A

Meetings attended in previous academic year (FGB and Committee): 83%

 

Janet Rodgers

Co-Opted Governor

Responsibilities / Committees:  Full Governing Body & Business and Finance Committee

Date Appointed: 19.08.2009

Term of Office: Start & End Date: 27.11.2018 -  26.11.2022

Business, Personal & Pecuniary Interests: N/A

Governance roles in other educational institutions: N/A

Meetings attended in previous academic year (FGB and Committee):100%

 

Robert Charles Salt

Co-Opted Governor - Chair of the Business and Finance Committee

Responsibilities / Committees:  Full Governing Body & Business and Finance Committee

Date Appointed: 20.06.2016

Term of Office: Start & End Date: 20.06.2016 - 19.06.2020

Business, Personal & Pecuniary Interests: Business manager at the Blue School who provide some services to the school

Governance roles in other educational institutions: N/A

Meetings attended in previous academic year (FGB and Committee):  100%

 

Sue Peel

Co-Opted  Governor

Responsibilities / Committees:  Full Governing Body

Date Appointed: 18.11.2014

Term of Office: Start & End Date: 27.11.2018 - 26.11.2022

Business, Personal & Pecuniary Interests: N/A

Governance roles in other educational institutions: N/A

Meetings attended in previous academic year (FGB and Committee):  100%

 

Daniel Vidler

Staff Governor

Responsibilities / Committees:  Full Governing Body

Date Appointed: 11.04.2016

Term of Office: Start & End Date: 11.04.2016 - 10.04.2020

Business, Personal & Pecuniary Interests: N/A

Governance roles in other educational institutions: N/A

Meetings attended in previous academic year (FGB and Committee):  100%

 

 

Ailene Brooks

Clerk to Governors

Responsibilities / Committees:  Clerk to Full Governing Body

Date Appointed:

Term of Office: Start & End Date:  N/A

Business, Personal & Pecuniary Interests: N/A

Governance roles in other educational institutions:  None

Meetings attended in previous academic year (FGB and Committee) :  83%

 

 

If you wish to speak to a governor please contact  the Clerk, Ailene Brooks, c/o the school office. 

 

 

 

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