Governing Board – Instrument of Governance

Name Governor Type Term From Term To Roles Appointed By
VACANCY Co-opted
Mr. Joseph Donnelly Local Authority 13/06/20

Temp Chair since 4th May 2021

12/06/24 Temp Chair of FGB (LA)

Temp Chair of FGB (School)

Temp Chair of HT Performance Management

SEN Link Governor

Temp Safeguarding Link Governor (Staff)

Governing Board
Mr. Matthew Thompson Headteacher 01/09/14 Headteacher Governing Board
Miss Sophie Savage Staff 14/10/20 13/10/24 Safeguarding Link Governor – (Children)

Pupil Premium – Link Governor

Staff Election
Mrs. Joanne Jackson Co-opted  27/03/18  26/03/22 Health & Safety Link Governor

 

 Governing Board
Mr. Owen Garbutt Co-opted 26/03/19 25/03/23 Governing Board
Mr. Samuel Berry Co-opted 04/05/2021 03/05/2025 TBC Governing Board
Mrs. Khouloud Alturk Parent  17/05/21 16/05/25 TBC Parent Election
Mr. Geoffrey Hodge Parent 17/10/17  16/10/21 Health & Safety Link Governor Parent Election
Mrs. Nicola Platt Clerk to Governors Clerk to Governing Board Governing Board

Mrs. Nicola Platt (Clerk), Mrs. Clyne (Deputy Headteacher), Miss Harvey (Assistant Headteacher) 

are often observers at governor meetings – however, they do not have any voting rights at any meeting.

Previous Governors

Rev. Sarah Fletcher served as Co-opted and later, a Local Authority Governor between 19th October 2017 – 20th April 2021

Mr. Vibhav Sharma served as a Co-opted Governor between 2nd July 2019 – 29th March 2021

Mrs. Emily Bagnall served as a Staff Governor between 7th June 2016 – 14th October 2020 (extended term due to Coronavirus pandemic)

Mr. John Sneddon served as a Co-opted Governor between July 2011 – 20th December 2019

Dr. Ilan Rhur served as a Co-opted Governor between 17th October 2017 – 29th November 2018.

Mr. Stephen Boardman served as a Co-opted Governor between 17th October 2017 – 26th June 2018.

Mr. Kevin Faulkner served as a Co-opted Governor between 18th October 2016 – 22nd November 2017.

Ms. Susan Robinson served as a Co-opted Governor between 20th October 2015 – 9th January 2018.