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Meet the Governors


Please find below details of how our Governing body is structured, including the names, categories, responsibilities and terms of appointment for each Governor.

We have also provided a Register of Governor Interests and an Annual Statement of Issues for your information.

Governing Body’s Annual Statement – July 2018

 

The Issues faced and addressed by the Governing Body over the last year were: 

 

  • Appoint appropriate Governors fill vacancies in line with skills audit outcome.
  • Improve Teaching and Learning of Mathematics across the school.
  • Continue building refurbishment programme.
  • Improve pupil support to reduce absences.

 

The impact of the Governing Body on the school was:

 

  • All vacancies filled with skills audit gaps addressed.
  • Maths outcome data has improved further.
  • New central heating system installed in Key stage 2 building.
  • Funding secured for KS 2 window replacement programme.
  • Accurate school self-evaluation

 

Structure of the Governing Body and Committees

 

The Chair of the Governing Body is Mrs Ruth Patterson and the Vice Chair of the Governing Body is Rev John McElhone.

 

The Governing Body’s structure and membership is outlined in the table below and within that structure it has the following committees:

 

 

Committee Structure 2017/18

Abrv.

Name of Chair

 

Resources Management

 

 

R

 

Mrs Sinead Devine

 

Curriculum

 

 

C

 

Mr Shaun Dillon

 

Children, Family and Community

 

CFC

 

Rev John McElhone

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GOVERNOR / ASSOCIATE MEMBER

CATEGORY

APPOINTED BY OR ELECTED

TERM OF OFFICE

GOVERNANCE ROLE IN ANY OTHER EDUCATIONAL ESTABLISHMENT

ANY PERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS WITH STAFF MEMBERS IN THE SCHOOL OR WITHIN THE GOVERNANCE STRUCTURE

BUSINESS & PECUNIARY INTERESTS – refer to notes below

INDIRECT INTERESTS

FULL GOVERNING BODY MEETINGS

START DATE

EXPIRY DATE

Autumn

Spring

Summer

Mrs

Sinead

Devine

Foundation

Foundation Body

01-Sep-16

31-Aug-20

 

 

 

 

 

 

x

Mr

Shaun

Dillon

Foundation

Foundation Body

22-Feb-17

21-Feb-21

 

 

 

 

x

 

x

Mr

Andrew

James

Headteacher

 

01-Jan-00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reverend

John

McElhone

Foundation

Foundation Body

01-Jul-18

30-Jun-22

Governor at St Bernadette’s

 

 

 

 

 

Mrs

Ruth  V

Patterson

Foundation

Foundation Body

01-Sep-16

31-Aug-20

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mrs

Michelle

Pattinson

Foundation

Elected

01-Sep-16

31-Aug-20

 

 

 

 

 

 

x

Mrs

Julia E

Trainor

Staff

Elected

17-Nov-17

17-Nov-21

 

 

 

 

 

X

 

Mrs

Marie

Turnbull

Parent

Elected

29-Nov-18

28-Nov-22

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr

Vince

Rice

Foundation

Foundation Body

14-Nov-17

13-Nov-21

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mrs

Clare

Young

Foundation

Foundation Body

01-Sep-16

31-Aug-20

 

 

 

 

 

 

x

Mrs

Mary

Thirlaway

Parent

Elected

29-Nov-18

28-Nov-22

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr

Allan

Ritchie

Local Authority

Governing Body

03-Jul-18

02-Jul-22

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We currently have a vacancy for a parent governor. If you are interested in being nominated for the post please read the documents below then complete the nomination form which is available from the school office. If you require these documents in an alternative format please contact the school office.
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