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  21.9.16      Elected by Parish Council
Mr Ian Johnson Foundation 20.3.17      Elected by Parish Council
Mr Malcolm Bold Foundation 21.9.16      Elected by Parish Council
Mrs Sarah Riley Foundation  10.7.17      Elected by Parish Council
Mr Philip Hayton Foundation  21.9.16      Elected by Parish Council

Rev Jeremy Thomas

Foundation  13.04.10      Ex Officio
Mrs Claire Roby Foundation 10.7.17      Elected by Parish Council

Mrs Kathryn Crawley

Staff 17.9.14        Elected by staff

Mrs Carol Whiting

 LA 

12.7.17

 Nominated by council & appointed by Gov Body
Mrs Rachel Webster Parent

22.5.2015 - resigned July 17

   Elected by parents
Mrs Kerry James Parent 18.10.17    Elected by Parents
Mrs Sarah Hopkins Parent 18.10.17     Elected by Parents

 

Specific Responsibilities:

SEND Governor Carol Whiting
Data & Standards Carol Whiting
Vulnerable Children Claire Roby
Link Carol Whiting
Health and Safety Kath Crawley
Admission Forum Malcolm Taylor
Governor Forum Rep Phil Hayton
School Council/Ethos Malcolm Taylor
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  
Ian Johnson Carol Whiting  
Sarah Riley Claire Roby  
Kerry James Sarah Hopkins  

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 Pecunary/Personal Interest
Rev J Thomas Makerfield Academy Trust Governor
Mr M Taylor None
Mrs K Crawley NAHT
Mr M Bold Unite union, Liverpool Diocese
Mrs C Whiting Newton Westpark Nursery - director, NUT, Pearson SATs marker, LA Moderator, NUT
Mrs J Jones NAHT
Mr P Hayton None
Mrs S Riley None
Mrs C Roby None
Mr I Johnson None
Mrs S Hopkins None
Mrs K James STEM Ambassador

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
Mrs K James n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
 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      
Mrs S Hopkins n/a n/a n/a n/a    
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 25.9.17 25.9.17
   Yes No Yes No Yes No Yes No Yes No
Rev J Thomas  x    x      x   x  
Mr M Taylor  x      x    x   x  
Mrs J Jones  x    x    x    x   x  
Mrs K Crawley  x    x    x      x x  
Mrs R Webster  x    x    x    x   n/a n/a
Mr S Campbell    x n/a  n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Mrs S Riley    x  x      x   x  
Mrs C Roby     x  x      x  x     x
Mr J Lynch  x      N/A N/A  n/a n/a  n/a  n/a 
Mrs C Whiting    x      x   x  
Mr P Hayton  x      N/A  x    x   x  
Mr M Bold  x    x    x     x  
Mr I Johnson n/a  n/a  n/a  n/a  n/a  n/a  x     x
Mrs S Hopkins n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Mrs K James n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a