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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 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 Elaine Brown

Co-Opted Governor

Elaine is quiet but measured. As a worker in school she knows the school well. Elaine is particularly interested in the financial management of the school and is an asset on teacher/TA recruitment panels asking pertinent questions.

Responsibilities:

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:

Employed by school as a cleaner and midday assistant

 

 

 

 

Mrs Jacqui Shaw

Co-Opted Governor

                                          Jacqui is an ex member of the Westmorland team.

                                          Her involved roles include: Deputy Head, Safeguarding

                                          Manager, and Pastoral Lead. 

Responsibilities:Safeguarding Teaching and learning Committee
Term of Office: 19th Nov '20 - 18th Nov '24
Pecuniary Interests: Jacqui is busy enjoying her retirement, whilst keeping a keen interest in the welfare of Westmorland.
  
 

 

Ms Kathy Conwell                  Co-Opted Governor

                                             Kathy is an ex headteacher of Adswood Primary School

 

Responsibilities:                      Teaching and Learning Governor 
Term of Office:                      19th Nov '20 - 18th Nov '24
Pecuniary Interests:                
 
 

 

 

 

 

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