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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)

Dr Shazia Hassan

Mrs Gemma Yates

Mr Ali Mangera

 

Co-opted Governors (6)

Ms Amina Diwan (Chair)

Mr Sheraz Butt (Vice Chair)
Mrs Donna Briggs
Councillor Phil Riley

Miss Jessica Orme

Mr Zaheer Aslam
 

 

Dates of Governors’ meetings 2019 – 2020

Autumn Term

Headteacher’s Performance Review Panel – To be confirmed

Strategic Committee – Thursday 10th October 2019

Curriculum Committee - Thursday 21st November 2019

Buildings / Health and Safety Committee – Tuesday 19th November 2019

Finance / Staffing Committee – Tuesday 12th November 2019

Full Governing Body – Monday 9th December 2018 @ 5pm

 

Spring Term

Curriculum Committee – Thursday 5th March 2020

Finance / Staffing Committee – Tuesday 11th February 2020

Buildings / Health and Safety Committee – Tuesday 3rd March 2020

Finance / Staffing Committee – Tuesday 17th March 2020

Full Governing Body – Monday 30th March 2020 @ 5pm

 

Summer Term

Curriculum Committee – Thursday 18th June 2020

Buildings / Health and Safety Committee – Tuesday 9th June 2020

Finance / Staffing Committee – Tuesday 16th June 2020

Full Governing Body – Monday 6th July 2020 @ 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/Pupil Welfare

Mrs Gemma Yates

Mr Mark Geldard

Mrs Kay Hinksman

Dr Shazia Hassan

Mr Sheraz Butt

Mrs Donna Briggs

 

Premises/Health and Safety

Mr Ali Mangera

Mr Ron Whittle

Mr Zaheer Aslam

Mr Mark Geldard

Mrs Kay Hinksman

 

Strategic Committee

Mr Mark Geldard

Ms Amina Diwan

Mr Sheraz Butt

 

Headteacher’s performance management review panel

Mr Ron Whittle

Mr Sheraz Butt

Ms Amina Diwan

  

 

Governor Attendance

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

 

Full Governing Body Meetings

Governor

19/03/18

09/07/18

10/12/18 25/03/19 08/07/19

Councillor Ron Whittle

/

/

/ AA /

Mr Mark Geldard (Headteacher)

/

/

/ / /

Mrs Kay Hinksman

/

/

/ / /

Mrs Samuna Ibrahim

AA

AA

Expired - -

Mrs Anjuman Kamal

/

/

/ Expired -

Ms Amina Diwan (Chair)

/

/

AA / /

Mr Sheraz Butt (Vice Chair)

/

/

AA / /

Councillor Phil Riley

AA

/

/ AA /

Miss Jessica Orme

/

AA

/ / /

Mrs Donna Briggs

-

/

/ AA /

Mrs Gemma Yates

 

 

/ / /

Mr Zaheer Aslam

/

/

AWA AA /
Mr Ali Mangera - - - - /
Dr Shazia Hassan - - - - /

 

 

Finance and Staffing Committee meetings

Governor

19/06/18

13/11/18 12/02/19 19/03/19 18/06/19

Mr Ron Whittle

/

/ AA / /

Miss Jessica Orme

AA

/ AA / /

Mr Mark Geldard

/

/ / / /

Mr Phil Riley

AWA

/ / AA /

Mr Sheraz Butt

/

/ / / AA

 

 

Curriculum Committee meetings

Governor

15/03/18

21/06/18

15/11/19 07/03/19 20/06/19

Mrs Anjuman Kamal

AA

/

/ AA Expired

Mr Mark Geldard

/

/

/ / /

Mrs Kay Hinksman

/

/

/ / /

Mrs Samuna Ibrahim

/

AWA

AWA Expired -

Mr Sheraz Butt

AWA

/

/ AA AA

Mrs Donna Briggs

-

/

/ / /

 

 

Premises/Health and Safety Committee meetings

Governor

06/03/18

12/06/18

20/11/18 05/03/19 11/06/19

Mrs Gemma Yates

-

-

/ / /

Mr Ron Whittle

/

/

/ / /

Mr Mark Geldard

/

/

/ / /

Mr Zaheer Aslam

/

AA

AWA / /

Mrs Kay Hinksman

/

/

AA / /

 

 

Strategic Committee meetings (Autumn Term only)

 

13/10/16

26/10/17

11/10/18 10/10/19

Mr Mark Geldard

/

/

/ /

Ms Amina Diwan

/

/

AA AA

Mr Sheraz Butt

/

/

/ /

 

 

Headteacher’s Performance Review Panel (Autumn Term only)

 

28/11/17

23/11/18 06/12/19

Mr Ron Whittle

/(Phil Riley)

/ /

Mr Sheraz Butt

/

/ (Phil Riley) /

Ms Amina Diwan

/

/ /
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

25/03/23

None

Mr Sheraz Butt (Vice Chair)

Finance/Staffing and Pay

Curriculum

Strategic Committee

Co-opted

Governing Body

25/03/23

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

01/09/22

Wife works for Key Stage Supply Agency

Mrs Kay Hinksman

Curriculum

Premises/Health and Safety

Staff

Governing Body

24/03/21

None

Mrs Samuna Ibrahim

Curriculum

Parent

Parent election

Expired April 2018

None

Mrs Anjuman Kamal

Curriculum

Parent

Parent election

Expired April 2019

None

Mr Zaheer Aslam

Premises /Health and Safety

Co-opted

Governing Body

31/08/22

None

Mrs Donna Briggs

Curriculum

Co-opted

Governing Body

19/03/22

Teacher at St Thomas' CE School

Councillor Phil Riley

Finance/Staffing and Pay

Co-opted

Governing body

09/12/22

None

Miss Jessica Orme

Finance/Staffing and Pay

Co-opted

Governing Body

09/12/22

None

Mr Ali Mangera

Premises / Health and Safety

 

Parent

Parent election

23/06/23

None

Mrs Gemma Yates Curriculum Parent Parent election 30/10/22 None
Dr Shazia Hassan Curriculum Parent Parent election 23/06/23 None
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