Governors

The Governing Body led by the Chair of Governors and working with the Senior Leadership Team manages the school.  The work of the Governing Body is undertaken by various committees and working groups, meeting throughout the year according to the termly Governors Meetings.  The main committees are:-

  • Business Committee (incorporating Finance, Staffing & Personnel and Premises)
  • Learning and Achievement
  • Pay

Below you will find their names along with their responsibilities

Name of Governor

Category of Governor

Appointing or Electing Body

Expiry Date of Current Term

Committees Served On

Area of Responsibility

Relevant Business or Financial Interests

Other Educational Establishments Governed

Details of Any Relationships with School Staff

Attendance

Sophie Powell

Executive Head  Teacher

 Staff

 Ongoing

Learning and Achievement. Business Committee.

 None

 None

Wingfield Primary School

None

9/9

Hazel Brown

 Head Teacher

 Staff

 03/09/2019

Learning and Achievement. Business Committee.

 None

 None

 None

 None

8/9

Susan Skidmore

 Local Authority

 Local Authority

 17/10/2019

Learning and Achievement. Business Committee.

Pay Committee.

Chair of Governors. Safeguarding and Child Protection.

 None

 Foss Dene Primary School

 None

9/9

Rebecca Bowen

Parent

Parents

20/03/2019

Learning and Achievement.

SEND

None

None

None

3/3

Simon Higdon

Co-opted

Governing Body

22/03/2019

Business Committee. Pay Committee.

None

None

None

None

2/4

Radha Rabadiya

Co-opted

 

Resigned 14/03/2016

Learning and Achievement.

None

None

 

None

2/6

Rosemary Sanders

Staff

Staff

31/08/2019

Business Committee.

Looked After Children.  Health and Safety.

None

None

None

7/7

Marco Weinand

Parent

Parents

13/02/2019

Business Committee. Pay Committee.

Chair of Business Committee. Governor Representative for Anti-bullying and ICT.

Science and maths monitoring.

None

None

None

7/8

Judith Pemberton

Co-opted

Governing Body

04/11/2019

Learning and Achievement.

Vice Chair of Governors.

Chair of Learning and Achievement.

None

 

None

 

Juliet Gibbs

Co-opted

Governing Body

04/11/2019

Learning and Achievement.

Learning and Achievement.

None

 

None

 

Sarah Martin

Staff

Staff

04/11/2019

Learning and Achievement.

Business Committee.

None

None

None

 

Purpose of Committees

 Business.

The Business Committee monitors all aspects of managing the school’s delegated budget; ensuring good value for money. They are responsible for decisions regarding major improvements to school premises and on-going repairs and maintenance. They ensure school complies with employment legislation and deals with all aspects of staff organisation and improvement.

Learning and Achievement.

The Learning and Achievement Committee monitor all aspects of children’s progress and achievement, as well as looking at new curriculum initiatives.

 

Pay Committee.

In line with our pay policy the Pay Committee monitors the salaries of the leadership team and teaching staff.