Governing Body

Audley Primary School Governing Body

The Governing Body play a key role in helping Audley Primary School provide the best possible education for all its pupils. It works in the background, leaving day to day running of the school to the Headteacher and staff, and is accountable to parents and the wider community to ensure that standards are the highest quality.

The governing body is composed of:

4 Parent Governors

2 Staff governors (including the headteacher as an ex-officio governor)

1 LA governor

5 Co-opted Governors

Vacancies: Co-opted (1), Local Authority (1)

The Full Governing Body meets once each half term. The Finance, Premises and Pay committee meets each term, Chair of governing body is Helen Gower.

Governing Body Membership

The Full Governing Body meets every half term. There is one committee for Pay and Finance, committee chair Helen Gower. Chair of governing body is Helen Gower

Governing Body Membership

Paula Bamford Co-opted Appointment date Term of office Appointed by
26-11-2015 4 years Governing body
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff including spouses, partners and close relatives: Teaching Assistant employed by the school

Nominated governor with responsibility for: Child Protection/Safeguarding including Looked after Children (LAC) (joint responsibility)

Meetings attended out of possible attendances over the last academic year: 4 of 6

Darren Bruce Co-opted Appointment date Term of office Appointed by
    16-07-2018 4 years Governing body
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff including spouses, partners and close relatives: None

Nominated governor with responsibility for: Child Protection/Safeguarding (joint responsibility)

Meetings attended out of possible attendances over the last academic year: n/a

Kerry Clayton Co-opted Appointment date Term of office Appointed by
13-07-2016 4 years Governing body
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff including spouses, partners and close relatives: None

Finance, Premises and Pay Committee member

Meetings attended out of possible attendances over the last academic year: 7 of 7

Helen Gower Co-opted Appointment date Term of office Appointed by
31-03-2017 4 years Governing body
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff including spouses, partners and close relatives: None

Nominated governor with responsibility for: Chair of Governors.

Finance, Premises and Pay Committee member. Headteacher’s Appraisal Panel.

Meetings attended out of possible attendances over the last academic year: 8 of 8

Jane Wright Co-opted 11-03-2017 Term of office Appointed by
  4 years Governing body
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff including spouses, partners and close relatives: None

Nominated governor with responsibility for: Special Education Needs and Disability (SEND)

Attendance record at governing body and committee meetings over the last academic year: 6 of 8

Antony Clarke Parent Appointment date Term of office Appointed by
    11-07-2016 4 years Parent election
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff including spouses, partners and close relatives: None

Nominated governor with responsibility for: Child Protection/Safeguarding including Looked after Children (LAC) (joint responsibility), Finance, Premises and Pay Committee member.

Meetings attended out of possible attendances over the last academic year: 4 of 8

Jonathan Hall Parent Appointment date Term of office Appointed by
  07-11-2016 4 years Parent election
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff including spouses, partners and close relatives: None

Nominated governor with responsibility for:

Meetings attended out of possible attendances over the last academic year: 3 of 5

Sarah Wheeler Parent Appointment date Term of office Appointed by
  11-07-2016 4 years Parent election
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff including spouses, partners and close relatives: None

Nominated governor with responsibility for: Teaching and Learning: Science. Headteacher’s Appraisal Panel.

Attendance record at governing body and committee meetings over the last academic year: 6 of 6

Manjeet Rebello Headteacher Appointment date Appointed by
  01-09-2017 Ex-officio
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff including spouses, partners and close relatives: Headteacher of the school. Finance, Premises and Pay Committee member.

Attendance record at governing body and committee meetings over the last academic year: 8 of 8

Rachael Nicholls Staff Appointment date Term of office Appointed by
  18-10-2017 4 years Staff
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff including spouses, partners and close relatives: Deputy Head Teacher employed by the school

Nominated governor with responsibility for: n/a

Meetings attended out of possible attendances over the last academic year: n/a

Victoria Clifford Co-opted 24-01-2018 Stepped down Appointed by
31-08-2018 Governing body
Governance roles in other educational institutions: Chair of Governors St Bede’s School Redhill

Material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff including spouses, partners and close relatives: None

Nominated governor with responsibility for: Chair of Governors (interim appointment)

Meetings attended out of possible attendances over the last academic year: 3 of 4

 

Governing Body Membership
Mr F. Power (Clerk to Governing Body)