Our School

Governors
 


The Governing Body has reconstituted under the School Governance (Constitution) (England) Regulations 2012. All governors serve a four-year term of office.

Staff Governors (excluding the Head Teacher) are elected through a staff ballot process, (if necessary), following nomination.

Parents Governors are elected through a parent ballot process, (if necessary), following nomination

LA Governors are appointed though selection criteria by the Local Authority upon approval of the Governing Body.

Foundation Governors and Associate Members are appointed by the Diocese.

All governors are subject to a DBS check.



Staff Members x 2

Mrs J.Ward – Headteacher (Appointed 01/01/11)

Pecuniary Interests: None

Mrs A. Steele (Appointed 12/01/15)

Pecuniary Interests: None


Foundation Members x 7

Mr L.Stule – Chair of Governors (Appointed 08/12/16)

Member of the following committees:

 

  • Chair of Finance and Premises
     
  • Personnel
     
  • Curriculum Planning
     
  • Pupil Discipline
     
  • Complaints (Chair)
     
  • Performance Management


Pecuniary Interests: None


Mr P.Cook – Vice Chair (Appointed 16/12/16)

Member of the following committees:

 

  • Finance and Premises

 

  • Personnel
     
  • Curriculum Planning
     
  • Pupil Discipline
     
  • Complaints
     
  • Performance Management


Pecuniary Interests: None


Mr T. Connors (Appointed 01/01/15)

Member of the following committees:

 

  • Personnel

 

  • Complaints
     
  • Performance Management.
     
  • Pupil Discipline
     

Pecuniary Interests: None


Miss S. Miller (Appointed 01/01/15)

Member of the following committees:

 

  • Personnel
     
  • Appeals Panel
     
  • Admissions
     

Pecuniary Interests: None

 Miss Miller is also a school governor at an Academy within the Sunderland area.


Miss O. Sykes (Appointed July 2017)

Member of the following committees:

 

  • TBD


Pecuniary Interests: None


Mrs K. Whelan (Appointed 04/07/11)

Member of the following committees:

 

  • Curriculum & Planning

 

  • Admissions
     
  • Non Attendance
     

Pecuniary Interests: None


Mr Gordon Hill (Appointed 24/05/18)

Pecuniary Interests- None


L/A Member x 1 vacancy


Parent Member x 2

Miss C. Neath (Appointed 01/01/15)

Member of the following committees:

 

  • Appeals Panel


Pecuniary Interests: None


Mrs S. Wilkinson (Appointed 09/10/15)

Creative Curriculum Link Governor

Pecuniary Interests: None

Associate Members & Observers:

 


Mrs Patricia Bittlestone (Appointed 16/03/17)

Member of the following committees with no voting rights:

 

  • Finance & Premises
     
  • Admissions
     
  • Non Attendance
     


Pecuniary Interests: None


Mrs Anne Reid (Appointed 01/01/15)

Member of the following committees with no voting rights:

 

  • Admissions


 Pecuniary Interests: None