Governors

 

FLANDERWELL PRIMARY SCHOOL

School Governors

 

FLANDERWELL PRIMARY SCHOOL

School Governors

 

Flanderwell Primary School governing body is made up of a membership of 9 members.

These are broken down as follows:

 

Two Parent governors

One Executive Head

Two Staff governors

Four Co-opted governors

 

Governing Body Membership – information correct as of 16.10.2016

 

Category

Name

Start Date

Expiry Date

Appointed By

Pecuniary/Business Interest

Attendance over past 12 months

Clerk

Sarah Williams

2005

N/a

Head

None

5 committee

3 Full Gov. Body

 

Co-opted

Louise Bowmar

01/07/2003

30/04/2017

Governing Body

None

2 committee

3 Full Gov. Body

 

Co-opted

Nevine Towers

10/03/2009

17/03/2017

Governing Body

Trinity Croft School

DSAT

Learners First

5 committee

3 Full Gov. Body

Co-opted

Robert Brown

10/03/2009

17/03/2017

Governing Body

None

1 Committee

3 Full Gov. Body

 

Co-opted

Rebecca Allard

10/05/2016

09/05/2020

DSAT Trust

None

Recently elected, no attendance up to Oct 2016

 

Staff

Julie Armitage

July 2016

July 2020

DSAT Trust

None

1 Committee

2 Full Gov. Body (as associate member: Head of School); 1 Full GB as staff Governor

 

Executive Head

Alison Adair

 

N/a

 

None

5 Committee

3 Full Gov. Body

 

Parent

Kelly Miller

06/11/2013

05/11/2017

Parents

None

2 Committee

2 Full Gov. Body

 

Parent

Jonathan Goward

06/11/2013

05/11/2017

Parents

None

1 Committee

3 Full Gov. Body

 

Staff

Karen Sheriff

02/07/2013

01/07/2017

Governing Body

None

3 Full Gov. Body

 

Previous Governor Information (Governors stepped down within last 12 months)

 

Co-opted

Kerry Horton

Dec 2004

Term ended

March 2016

Governing Body

None

1 Full Gov. Body

 

Parent

Sarah Daley

11/11/2011

Term ended

10/11/2015

Parents

None

1 Committee

 

 

Chair of Governors:                      Nevine Towers

 

Vice Chair of Governors:             Rob Brown

 

The roles of both Chair and Vice Chair are elected by full governing body on an annual basis. The above roles for Nevine and Rob will expire on 30th November, 2016.

 

 

 

 

There are 3 main committees drawn up from members of the governing body.  A description of the committee along with its members is detailed below:

 

Staffing, Finance & Premises Committee

 

The committee meets at least once per term. A full set of terms of reference covering the committee are in place, some items covered within the committee are as follows:

 

  • To ensure the proper and efficient management of all money available to the school
  • To review financial management policy and additional policies e.g. charges and remissions, lettings charges, data protection policy etc.
  • To receive outcomes of financial reviews
  • To monitor expenditure against the school budget on a termly basis
  • To support the aims and ethos of the school, focusing on the quality and needs of all staff employed by the school
  • To establish and keep under review, in consultation with the head teacher, the school’s staffing structure, and ensure that any necessary consultation takes place before any amendments are approved
  • To support the aims and ethos of the school, focussing on the quality and extent of the provision of premises and equipment

 

 

 

Membership of Committee

                       

Alison Adair

Louise Bowmar

Rob Brown

Julie Armitage                                                          

Nevine Towers

           

School Improvement and Curriculum Committee

 

The committee meets at least once per term. A full set of terms of reference covering the committee are in place, some items covered within the committee are as follows:

 

  • To support the aims and ethos of the school, focussing on the quality and breadth of teaching and learning;
  • To contribute to the review of the SEF in those sections relevant to the work of the committee;
  • To monitor standards and progress in all areas of the school’s work relating to children and their learning:
  • To work closely with the head teacher in preparing the Developing Excellence Plan, and to approve the priorities for development;

 

Membership of Committee

 

Alison Adair

Rob Brown

Jonathan Goward

Julie Armitage

Kelly Miller

Karen Sheriff

Nevine Towers

 

Data Group Committee

 

The committee meets at least once per term. A full set of terms of reference covering the committee are in place, some items covered within the committee are as follows:

 

  • To review the data for school including RaiseOnline data etc.

 

 

Membership of Committee

 

Alison Adair

Louise Bowmar

Jonathan Goward

Karen Sheriff

Nevine Towers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GOVERNORS WITH SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

 

There are a number of specific responsibilities linked to governors and these are as follows:

 

Performance Management Governors                         Nevine Towers and Rob Brown

 

External Performance Management Adviser             Chris Dooley

                                               

Training and Development Governor                           Louise Bowmar                               

 

Looked After Children Governor                                   Karen Sheriff

                                               

Inclusion Governor                                                           Louise Bowmar                   

                                                                                   

Safeguarding Governor                                                  Nevine Towers                                                                    

Designated Governors for Anti Bullying                     Karen Sheriff and Kelly Miller

 

Health and Safety Governor                                           Rob Brown

 

Attendance Panel Governor                                           Jonathan Goward

 

Governors allocated to Core Subjects:

 

Literacy                                              Jonathan Goward

Maths                                                 Rob Brown

EYFS                                                 Kelly Miller

School Council Link Governors     Jonathan Goward

 

SELECTION PANEL

 

Governors to be drawn from full governing body as and when required to take part in recruitment, at least one governor to have undertaken Safer Recruitment training.

 

TRUST GOVERNANCE INFORMATION

TRUSTEE/DIRECTORS' REGISTER OF BUSINESS/PECUNIARY INTERESTS

REFERENCES TO THE WORK AND EFFECTIVENESS OF THE GOVERNING BODY

 Letter from Huw Thomas – Diocesan Director of Eductation

LETTER FROM THE LOCAL AUTHORITY

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