Details of the structure and responsibilities of the governing body and its committees

Governors’ Committee Structure

Performance & Standards

(Incorporating Teaching and Learning / Inclusion / Curriculum / School Improvement)

  • Jacquie Price
  • Muriel Simpson
  • Lyndsey Gibbons
  • Jane Moores
  • Clare Tinsley
  • Gill Stewart (associate member – no voting rights)

Resources & Health & Safety

  • Jacquie Price
  • Val Rooke
  • Muriel Simpson
  • Martin Reynolds

Finance

  • Jacquie Price
  • Val Rooke
  • Martin Reynolds
  • Muriel Simpson

Personnel & Staffing

  • Martin Reynolds
  • Muriel Simpson
  • Clare Tinsley
  • Val Rooke
  • Gill Stewart (Associate Member – no voting rights)

 

Details of Governors and their roles

LEA Representative Governors:

Mrs V. Rooke

Chair:

Mr. M. Reynolds

Vice Chair:

Mrs L. Gibbons

Co-opted Governors:

Mrs M. Simpson, Mr M. Reynolds, Mrs. G. Stewart

Associate Governor:

Canon W. Todd

Community Governor

Marjorie Mallon

Parent Governors: Appointed by parents  Term of office 2 years

Mrs L. Gibbons, Mrs C. Tinsley

Staff Governors: Appointed by staff  Term of office 2 years

Mr M. Allen

Headteacher:

Mrs J. Price

Clerk to Governors:

Mr M. Owens

 

THE ROLE OF THE GOVERNING BODY

The governing body’s role is to:

  • Provide a Strategic View
  • Act as a Critical Friend
  • Ensure Accountability

In practice this means:

STEERING:

  • Agreeing aims
  • Agreeing policies
  • Setting budget
  • Agreeing improvement plans
  • Responding to inspection

MONITORING:

  • Plans
  • Budget
  • Standards of education

EXECUTIVE DECISIONS:

  • Recruitment
  • Dismissal
  • Admissions and appeals against exclusion

ACCOUNTING TO PARENTS:

  • School Profile

SUPPORT:

  • Supporting and advising the Headteacher

 

Information about each governor, including their:

  • full name, date of appointment, term of office, date they stepped down (where applicable) and who appointed them (in accordance with the governing body’s instrument of government)
  • business and financial interests
  • governance roles in other educational institutions
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff (including spouses, partners and close relatives)
  • attendance record at governing body and committee meetings over the last academic year
Governor Type Office First Name Surname Appointed  Expiry  Declaration of Interest
             
 Co-opted (2 Yrs)   Muriel

 

Simpson Mar-17 Feb-19 None declared
Community Governor   Marjorie Mallon      None declared
             
1 LA (2Yrs)

 

Chair Martin Reynolds 31-OCT-18 Oct-20 None declared
             
 Associate

Member

Link Governor Child Protection & Safeguarding Jane

 

Moores Nov-17 Oct-19 None declared
2 Parents (2 Yrs) Link Governor

S.E.N.

Lyndsey

 

Gibbons Nov-17 Oct-19 None declared
    Clare

 

Tinsley Nov-17 Oct-19 None declared
  (Head Teacher) Stephanie

 

Gough N/A N/A None declared
2 Staff (2 Yrs)            
  (Teacher) Matthew

 

Allen 01-Oct-18 31-Sept-20 None declared
             
Associate Member   Gillian

 

Stewart 01-Oct-16 31-Sept-19 None declared
             
Clerk   Mike Owens

 

    None declared

 

 

Attendance Record  2018-2019  31-10-2018    
         
Martin Reynolds: Chair Co-opted  Present    
Lyndsey Gibbons: Vice Chair Co-opted   Present    
Val Rooke Co-opted   Present    
Muriel Simpson Co-opted   Present    
 Jane Moores Parent   Present    
Clare Tinsley Parent   Present    
Stephanie Gough Staff   Present    
Matthew Allen Staff   Present    
Gill Stewart Associate   Present    
M. Mallon Co-opted   Present