Governors

Current list of governors – last updated March 2017

Name Governor Role Committee/ Responsibility Service term
Karen Ashton Headteacher

Ex-Officio
Both Committees

Continuous*

Jenny Loader

Staff Governor Both Committees

23/01/2017 until
22/01/2021

Rebecca Blackstaffe Parent Governor

Chair of Governing Board
Both Committees

02/05/2014 until
01/05/2018

Mark Knowlson

Parent Governor Chair of Resources Committee

02/05/2014 until
01/05/2018

Tim Wells

Parent Governor Resources Committee

02/05/2014 until
01/05/2018

Wilma Rix

Local Education Authority

Chair of School Improvement Committee

Safeguarding link governor

02/05/2014 until
01/05/2018

Bethan Jones Co-opted

Vice Chair of the Governing Board

School Improvement Committee (clerk)

18/05/2015 until
17/05/ 2019

Prakash Mistry

Co-opted Resources Committee

08/07/2014 until
07/07/2018

Rachel Martin

Co-opted Resources Committee

08/07/2014 until
07/07/2018

Michael Bartlett

Co-opted School Improvement Committee 01/09/2016 until 31/08/2020

Rachael Botley

Co-opted Resources Committee (clerk)

22/01/2015 until
21/01/2019

Stephanie Pitts

Co-opted School Improvement Committee 01/09/2016 until 31/08/2020
Carole Connelly Not applicable

Clerk to the Governing Board

Not applicable

Governors who have recently stepped down (within the last 12 months – March 2016): Mandy Sims- staff governor

Governor’s Register of Interests

Governor Declarations of Conflicts of Interest

Karen Ashton – relative on staff and grandchild on roll
Jenny Loader – relative on roll
Stephanie Pitts – child on roll

Governance Roles in Other Educational Institutions

Rebecca Blackstaffe – Trustee of the ‘Inclusive MAT’ and a Governor of Laurance Haines School
Prakash Mistry – Governor of another school
Rachel Botley – Governor of St John Fisher

Minutes from Governor Mettings

Attendance during the year ending 31st August 2016 was as follows

Name

Full Governing Board

School Improvement Committee

School Resources Committee

Karen Ashton

4/4

3/3

3/3

Rebecca Blackstaffe

4/4

3/3

3/3

Rachael Botley

3/4

 

3/3

Bethan Jones

4/4

2/3

 

Mark Knowlson

2/4

 

3/3

Rachel Martin

3/4

 

1/3

Prakash Mistry

4/4

2/3

 

Wilma Rix

4/4

3/3

 

Mandy Sims*

3/4

 

3/3

Tim Wells

4/4

 

2/3

* Mandy Sims ceased to be a governor in July 2016