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Governing Body

Welcome to the Governors' section!

The committees meet once per term and there is also a Full Governing Body meeting every term.

 

Structure of the Governing Body

 

This is currently the structure of our Governing Body:

Local Authority Governors (1)

Councillor Ron Whittle

 

Staff Governors (2)

Mr Mark Geldard (Headteacher)

Mrs Kay Hinksman

 

Parent Governors (3)

Mrs Samuna Patel

Mrs Rizwana Paderwala

Mr Zaheer Aslam

 

Co-opted Governors (6)

Ms Amina Diwan (Chair)

Mr Sheraz Butt (Vice Chair)
Mrs Michele Battersby
Councillor Phil Riley

Miss Jessica Orme

Mr David Pearson
 

Dates of Governors’ meetings 2016 – 2017

Autumn Term

Headteacher’s Performance Review Panel – To be confirmed

Strategic Committee – Thursday 13th October 2016

Curriculum Committee - Thursday 10th November 2016

Buildings / Health and Safety Committee – Tuesday 8th November 2016

Finance / Staffing Committee – Tuesday 15th November 2016

Full Governing Body – Monday 5th December 2016 @ 5pm

 

Spring Term

Curriculum Committee – Thursday 2nd March 2017

Finance / Staffing Committee – Tuesday 21st February 2017

Buildings / Health and Safety Committee – Tuesday 7th March 2017

Finance / Staffing Committee – Tuesday 28th March 2017

Full Governing Body – Monday 3rd April 2017 @ 5pm

 

 

 

Summer Term

Curriculum Committee – Thursday 22nd June 2017

Buildings / Health and Safety Committee – Tuesday 13th June 2017

Finance / Staffing Committee – Tuesday 27th June 2017

Full Governing Body – Monday 10th July 2017 @ 5pm

 

PLEASE NOTE;  All committee meetings will be scheduled for 4.30pm unless agreed otherwise.  Full Governing Body meetings will be at 5pm.

 

Membership of committees:

 

Finance and staffing/pay

Mr Ron Whittle

Miss Jessica Orme

Mr Mark Geldard

Mr Phil Riley

Mr Sheraz Butt

 

Curriculum

Mrs Rizwana Paderwala

Mr Mark Geldard

Mrs Kay Hinksman

Mrs Samuna Patel

Mr Sheraz Butt

Ms Amina Diwan

Mrs Michele Battersby

 

Premises/Health and Safety

Mr David Pearson

Mr Ron Whittle

Mr Zaheer Aslam

Mr Mark Geldard

Mrs Kay Hinksman

 

Strategic Committee

Mr Mark Geldard

Ms Amina Diwan

Mr Sheraz Butt

Mrs Rizwana Paderwala

 

Headteacher’s performance management review panel

Mr Ron Whittle

Mr David Pearson

Ms Amina Diwan

  

 

Governor Attendance

/ = present; AA= apologies accepted; ANA= apologies not accepted; AWA = absent without apologies

 

Full Governing Body Meetings

Governor

23/03/15

06/07/15

07/12/15

04/04/16

11/07/16

Councillor Ron Whittle

/

/

/

/

/

Mr Mark Geldard (Headteacher)

/

/

/

/

/

Mrs Kay Hinksman

-

- - - -

Mrs Samuna Patel

AWA

/

/

AA

/

Mrs Rizwana Paderwala

/

AA

/

/

/

Ms Amina Diwan (Chair)

/

/

/

/

AA

Mr Sheraz Butt (Vice Chair)

/

/

/

AA

/

Councillor Phil Riley

/

AA

/

AA

AA

Miss Jessica Orme

/

/

/

AA

AA

Mr David Pearson

/

AWA

/

AA

/

Mrs Michele Battersby

-

-

-

-

/
Mr Zaheer Aslam - - - - AA

 

Finance and Staffing Committee meetings

Governor

19/11/15

23/02/16 29/03/16 21/06/16 15/11/16

Mr Ron Whittle

/

/ / / /

Miss Jessica Orme

/

/ / / AA

Mr Mark Geldard

/

/ / / /

Mr Phil Riley

AA

/ / / /

Mr Sheraz Butt

/

/ / / AWA

 

Curriculum Committee meetings

Governor

05/03/15

11/06/15

12/11/15

03/03/16

Summer term meeting combined with FGB 11/07/16

Mrs Rizwana Paderwala

AA

/

/

/

/

Mr Mark Geldard

/

/

/

/

/

Mrs Kay Hinksman

-

- - - -

Mrs Samuna Patel

/

/

/

/

/

Mr Sheraz Butt

/

/

/

/

/

Michele Battersby

-

-

-

-

/
Amina Diwan - - - / AA

 

Premises/Health and Safety Committee meetings

Governor

09/06/15

10/11/15

08/03/16

16/06/16 09/11/16

Mr David Pearson

/

/

AWA

/ /

Mr Ron Whittle

/

/

/

AA /

Mr Mark Geldard

/

/

/

/ /

Mr Zaheer Aslam

/

/

/

/ /
Mrs Kay Hinksman - - - - -

 

Strategic Committee meetings  (Autumn Term only)

  23/09/14 07/10/15 13/10/16    

Mr Mark Geldard

/

/

/

 

 

Ms Amina Diwan

/

/

/

 

 

Mr Sheraz Butt

AA

AA

/

 

 

Mrs Rizwana Paderwala - - /    

 

 

Headteachers’ Performance Review Panel (Autumn Term only)

  20/10/14 22/10/15 22/11/16    

Mr Ron Whittle

/

/

/

 

 

Mr David Pearson

/

/

/

 

 

Ms Amina Diwan

/

AA

/

 

 

 

Key Information for Current School Governors

Governor

Committees

Category

Appointed by

Term of Office

Pecuniary Interests

Ms Amina Diwan (Chair)

Strategic Committee

Headteacher's Performance Management Review Panel

Co-opted

Governing Body

09/12/18

None

Mr Sheraz Butt (Vice Chair)

Finance/Staffing and Pay

Curriculum

Strategic Committee

Co-opted

Governing Body

09/12/18

Works for Twin Valley Homes

Mr Mark Geldard (Headteacher)

Finance/Staffing and Pay

Curriculum

Premises / Health and Safety

Strategic Committee

Staff

Governing Body

N/A

None

Councillor Ron Whittle

Finance/Staffing and Pay

Premises / Health and Safety

Headteacher’s Performance Management Review Panel

Local Authority Governor

Local Authority

31/08/18

Wife works for Key Stage Supply Agency

Mrs Kay Hinksman

Curriculum

Premises/Health and Safety

Staff

Governing Body

24/03/21

None

Mrs Samuna Patel

Curriculum

Parent

Governing Body

07/03/19

None

Mrs Rizwana Paderwala

Curriculum

Parent

Governing Body

24/12/17

None

Mr Zaheer Aslam

Premises /Health and Safety

Parent

Governing Body

16/03/19

None

Mrs Michele Battersby

Curriculum

Co-opted

Governing Body

09/06/20

Headteacher at St Silas CE School

Councillor Phil Riley

Finance/Staffing and Pay

Co-opted

Governing body

09/12/18

None

Miss Jessica Orme

Finance/Staffing and Pay

Co-opted

Governing Body

09/12/18

None

Mr David Pearson

Premises / Health and Safety

Headteacher’s Performance Management Review Panel

Co-opted

Governing Body

09/12/18

None

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