Governors

The remit for the Governing Body is to:

  • Oversee the financial performance of the school and making sure its money is well spent.
  • Hold the headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils, and the performance management of staff; and
  • Ensure clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction.

Governing Body Composition: All governors with the exception of the Ex-Officio and headteacher are appointed for a 4 year term

Type of Governor  No.
Foundation 7
Headteacher 1
Staff 1
Parent 2
Local Authority 1

 

         Names of Governors                      Type of Governor Date of Appointment      Appointing Body

Mrs Judith Jones

Headteacher  01.09.2004       N/A
Mr Malcolm Taylor Foundation  17.09.2012      Elected by Parish Council
Mr Ian Johnson Foundation 20.3.17      Elected by Parish Council
Mr Malcolm Bold Foundation  17.09.2012      Elected by Parish Council
Mrs Sarah Riley Foundation  18.11.2013      Elected by Parish Council
Mr Philip Hayton Foundation  21.9.16      Elected by Parish Council

Rev Jeremy Thomas

Foundation  13.04.2010      Ex Officio
Mrs Claire Roby Foundation  1.7.2009      Elected by Parish Council

Mrs Kathryn Crawley

Staff  1.9.1995      Elected by staff
Mrs Carol Whiting Parent 21.9.2005      Elected by parents
Mrs Rachel Webster Parent 22.5.2015      Elected by parents
Vacency LA        Nominated by council & appointed by Gov Body

 

Specific Responsibilities:

SEND Governor Carol Whiting
Data & Standards Carol Whiting
Literacy  
Vulnerable Children Claire Roby
Numeracy Sarah Riley
Link  
Health and Safety Kath Crawley
Admission Forum Malcolm Taylor
School Council/Ethos Rachel Webster
PSHE  
RE Claire Roby
Pupil Premium Kath Crawley

Committee StructureTerms of reference for committees are available on request for school

Finance Learning and Wellbeing Pay Committee
To deal with all matters delegated by the Governing Body regarding finance, personnel and health and safety. To deal with all matters delegated by the Governing Body regarding standards in school and the curriculum To make decisions about performance related pay for teachers
MEMBERS MEMBERS MEMBERS
Jeremy Thomas Judith Jones Malcolm Taylor
Malcolm Taylor Kath Crawley Jeremy Thomas
Judith Jones Philip Hayton Malcolm Bold
Kath Crawley Malcolm Bold  
Rachel Webster Carol Whiting  
Sarah Riley Claire Roby  
     

 

Ad-hoc Committees:

  • Staff Disciplinary
  • Pupil Disciplinary
  • Complaints
  • Appeals

Three governors with no prior knowledge will be called alphabetically to form the committee.

Register of Interests

Name  Details of Pecuniary Interest Details of Personal Interest
Rev J Thomas St Thomas’ Church, Linen & Woolen Charity, Makerfield Community Trust  Byrchall High School Governor
Mrs J Jones NAHT Member  Nil
Mrs K Crawley NAHT Member Nil
Mr M Taylor Nil Nil
Mrs R Webster Nil Nil
     
Mrs S Riley Nil Nil
Mrs C Roby Nil Nil
     
Mrs C Whiting Newton Westpark Nursery & Union       Newton Westpark Primary School Deputy / Observer
Mr P Hayton Nil Nil
Mr M Bold Nil Nil

 

Attendance Record

 Name of Governor Dates of Finance Committee Meetings
  6.2.17 6.2.17 11.5.17 11.5.17 9.11.16 9.11.16
   Yes No Yes No Yes No
 Rev J Thomas   x x    x  
 Mr M Taylor   x  x      x
Vacency            
 Mrs S Riley  x    x    x  
 Mrs K Crawley  x    x    x  
 Mrs J Jones  x    x    x  
 Mrs R Webster  x     x  x  

 

Name of Governor        Dates of Learning and Wellbeing Committee Meetings
  6.2.17 6.2.17 11.5.17 11.5.17    
   Yes No Yes No  Yes No
Mr P Hayton x   x      
Mr M Bold  x    x      
Vacency            
Mrs C Whiting  x    x      
Mrs J Jones  x    x      
Mrs K Crawley  x    x      
Mrs C Roby  x   x      
             
Name of Governor                         Dates of Full Governing Body Meetings Attended 
   26.9.16  26.9.16    9.11.16    9.11.16  15.3.17 15.3.17  21.6.17  21.6.17
   Yes No Yes No Yes No Yes No
Rev J Thomas  x    x      x  
Mr M Taylor  x      x    x  
Mrs J Jones  x    x    x    x  
Mrs K Crawley  x    x    x      x
Mrs R Webster  x    x    x    x  
Mr S Campbell    x n/a  n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Mrs S Riley    x  x      x  
Mrs C Roby     x  x      x  x  
Mr J Lynch  x      N/A N/A  n/a n/a 
Mrs C Whiting    x      x  
Mr P Hayton  x      N/A  x    x  
Mr M Bold  x    x    x    
 Mr I Johnson             x