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Governors

Mr Keith Thompson

Co-Opted Governor (Chairperson)

Keith is a retired primary Headteacher, he has a wealth of relevant experience in both primary and secondary at Governor level. As chair he attends school each week and meets with the Headteacher to ensure he is fully up to speed with developments in this fast moving school.

Responsibilities:

Annual Election, Child Protection / Safeguarding, Headteacher and Staff appraisal, Resources and Standards, Looked after Children  Chairs Committee, Monitoring progress of the SIP and SLAP

Term of Office:

1st Sept '20 - 31st Aug '24

Pecuniary Interests:

Governor at Priestnall High School

 

 

Mr Martin Henderson

B.Ed NPQH

Headteacher

Martin is Headteacher at the school and has been so for 18 years. He has seen the school through the bad times and into the good times. Martin is passionate about getting the best for the community that he serves and wants everyone in his care to achieve to their highest level.

When not in school Martin likes to catch up on his sleep and spend time with his family.

Responsibilities:

RESOURCES and STANDARDS (to include finance, premises and staffing), Standards, Teaching and Learning, Staff Dismissal

Term of Office:

N/A

Pecuniary Interests:

N/A

 

 

Mrs Donna Maskell

Parent Governor

Donna is a parent of a child in the school.

She has been a governor since the amalgamation with Tame Valley. Donna is an avid supporter of the school and its aims and as a respected member of the community is able to signpost parents both on a 121 basis and using social networking sites.

Responsibilities:

Development Governor, Health and Safety, 

Term of Office:

1st Sept - 31st Aug '24

Pecuniary Interests:

None

 

 

 

Ms Faye Newton

 

 

 

 

 

 

Co-Opted Governor

Faye is a co-opted Governor. She has a wealth of experience having worked for the Open University and RM.

Responsibilities:

Standards, Teaching and Learning, Appeals, Pupil Discipline, Vulnerable groups monitoring ctte (to include  Young Carers, Looked After Children and Children with Medical Needs HS)

Term of Office:

1st Sept '20 - 31st Aug '24

Pecuniary Interests:

 

Works for RM/OU

 

 

Mrs Jacqui Shaw

 

Co-Opted Governor

 

Jacqui started her career in education as a teacher in a local high school, eventually becoming a member of the Senior Leadership Team with responsibility for safeguarding and pastoral care.

Jacqui joined the Westmorland family and became the Safeguarding Manager, a role she thoroughly enjoyed before her recent retirement. This role gave her the opportunity to work with families, outside agencies and the Local Authority to access support for parents, carers and children to ensure the very best outcomes.

Jacqui felt proud to be able to work in the school and the community and is pleased to be able to have the opportunity to continue this, in the role of a Governor.

 

 

Ms Kathy Conwell                  Co-Opted Governor

 Kathy is an ex headteacher of Adswood Primary School

 

 

 

 

 

 

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