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Governors

Role of the Board of Governors
The Governing Body of a school is responsible for ensuring that it is run to promote pupil achievement.

Its duties include:
• setting strategic direction, policies and objectives
• the school budget
• reviewing progress against the school's budget and objectives
• appointing, challenging and supporting the headteacher

The Governing Body is made up of:
• parents governors (elected by parents)
• staff representatives (elected by school staff)
• local authority governors (appointed by the local authority)
• co-opted governors (appointed by the governing body)

Members of the Governing Body
Chair: Fiona Lake (Co-opted Governor)
Vice Chair: Steve Hale (Co-opted Governor)
Clerk: Rachel Murray

Staff Governors
Daniel Eaton (Headteacher)
Jenna Halfhide

Parent Governors
Tamsin Anderson                                                                                                                 Leslie Edmonds
Ian Matthews                                                                                                                  Rahim Rajan
Andrew Richardson                                                                                                                 

Co-opted Governors
Ali Newman                                                                                                                        Victoria Oyler                                                                                                                   Justin Sharpe

Local Authority Governor
Linda Zuberi

Associate Governor                                                                                                         Jacqui Wordsworth

 

The Governing Body reconstituted under the School Governance (Constitution) Regulations 2012 on 1st September 2015.

Name

Appointment Date

Term of Office

Appointed by

Tamsin Anderson

01/16

4 years

Parents

Daniel Eaton

-

4 years

Ex-officio

Leslie Edmonds

09/15

4 years

Parents

Steve Hale

09/15

4 years

Governing Body

Jenna Halfhide

09/15

4 years

Staff

Fiona Lake

09/15

4 years

Governing Body

Ian Matthews

09/15

4 years

Parents

Ali Newman

09/15

4 years

Governing Body

Victoria Oyler

09/15

4 years

Governing Body

Rahim Rajan

11/16

4 years 

Parents

Andrew Richardson

01/16

4 years

Parents

Justin Sharpe

11/16 

4 years 

Governing Body

Jacqui Wordsworth

09/15

4 years

Governing Body

Linda Zuberi

09/15

4 years

Local Authority

 

Clerk to the Governing Body

Rachel Murray

 

 

Committee Membership and Attendance (2016 -2017)

The governors’ work is divided between meetings of the Full Governing Body (FGB), which are attended by all governors, and two committees:

  • Pupil and Curriculum (P&C)
  • Resources

 

Name

FGB

 

P&C

Resources

 

Responsibilities (in addition to committee membership)

Tamsin Anderson

5 of 5

 

5 of 5

 

Daniel Eaton

5 of 5

4 of 4

5 of 5

Headteacher

Leslie Edmonds

5 of 5

4 of 4

 

Single Equality Scheme

Steve Hale

5 of 5

4 of 4

5 of 5

Chair of Pupil and Curriculum Committee

Jenna Halfhide

4 of 5

3 of 4

 

 

Fiona Lake

5 or 5

4 of 4

 

Vice Chair of Governors

Ian Matthews

3 of 5

3 of 4

 

 

Ali Newman

5 of 5

 

4 of 5

Chair of Governors; Risk Management

Victoria Oyler

5 of 5

4 of 4

 

 

Rahim Rajan

4 of 4

2 of 3

 

 

Andrew Richardson

5 of 5

 

5 of 5

 

Justin Sharpe

4 of 4

3 of 3

 

 

Jon Wood

1 of 5

2 of 4

 

Safeguarding, Child Protection and Looked After Children

Jacqui Wordsworth

4 of 5

 

 

 

Linda Zuberi

4 of 5

 

5 of 5

Chair of Resources Committee

 

Register of Business and Other Interests

Name

Declaration

Other schools governed

Relationships with school staff

Date of Declaration

Tamsin Anderson

 

None

None

20.09.2017

Daniel Eaton

 

None

None

20.09.2017

Leslie Edmonds

 

None

None

20.09.2017

Steve Hale

 

None

None

20.09.2017

Jenna Halfhide

 

None

None

20.09.2017

Fiona Lake

 

None

None

20.09.2017

Ian Matthews

 

None

None

20.09.2017

Ali Newman

 

None

None

20.09.2017

Victoria Oyler

 

None

None

20.09.2017

Rahim Rajan

 

None

None

20.09.2017

Andrew Richardson

 

None

None

20.09.2017

Justin Sharpe

 

None

None

20.09.2017

Jacqui Wordsworth

 

None

None

20.09.2017

Linda Zuberi

 

None

None

20.09.2017

 

 
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