Governor Committee Structure

Governors

Governors at Stonham Aspal CE VA Primary School play an important role in setting the school’s strategic direction and in monitoring the quality of education in the school. In the interests of transparency, the details of the governing body are set out below

Governor Committee Structure and Delegation to Individuals September 2020

Name

Category of Governor

Appointed By

Committee Membership

Pecuniary or Business Interest

Date of Appointment

Term of Office End date

Gavin Hailes

Chair

Foundation

Whole Governing Body

Strategic Planning (Chair)

Appeals

Admissions

Pupil Discipline (Clerk)

Finance & Premises Headteacher’s Performance (Chair)

Nil

31 May 2018

30 May 2022

Katherine Henderson

Vice Chair

Foundation

Whole Governing Body

Strategic Planning

Hearings

Admissions 

Learning  & Achievement (Chair)

Headteacher’s Performance (Clerk)

Nil

10 Feb 2020

09 Feb 2024

Sharon Waldron

Head Teacher

Whole Governing Body

Strategic Planning

Admissions (Chair)

Pupil Discipline

Personnel & Communications Finance and Premises

Learning & Achievement

Nil

Ex Officio

Ex Officio

 Rev Phillip Payne

Ex Oficio

Diocese

Appeals (Chair)

Admissions

Personnel &Communications

Trustee - Gardemau Charities

Stonham Charities

April 2014

Ex Officio

Richard Hart

Foundation

Whole Governing Body

Admissions

Appeals

Personnel & Communications (Clerk)Learning & Achievement

Associated with School Employee

1 Feb 2012

31 Jan 2024

Kevin Blatch

Local Authority

Whole Governing Body

 Hearings

Admissions

Finance and Premises (Chair)

 

Partner of Edge Consult

6 Feb 2018

11 Dec 2021

Rebecca Edwards

Staff Governor

Whole Governing Body

 Admissions

Learning and Achievement

 Nil

9 October 2018

8 Oct 2022

Deborah McDonnell Foundation Whole Governing Body

Hearings

Admissions

Pupil Discipline (Chair)

Learning and Achievement (Clerk)

Nil 3 Sept 2018 2 Sept 2022
Helena Tiernay Parent Parent Election

Strategic Planning

Appeals

Addmissions

Personnel and Communications (Chair)

Director of Stonham Aspal Pre School 10 July 2018 9 July 2022
Sam Tydeman Parent Parent Election

 Finance and Premises

Nil 18 May 2021 17 May 2025
Claire Bewley Foundation Whole Governing Body

 Learning and Achievement

Nil 5 May 2021 4 May 2025

Governors who served and resigned

Julie Ponton Parent Election

Hearings 

Addmissions

Learning and Achievement

Nil 9 October 2018 1May 2021

Alison Green

Local Authority Whole Governing Body

Finance and Premises

Personnel and Communications

Nil 6 April 2020 1 May 2021
 

How often do Governors meet?

Governors meet as a Full Governing Body every half term .In addition the Finance and Premises Committee meet every half term as do the Learning and Achievement Committee. The Personnel and Communications Committee meet once a term as do the Steering Committee. Between meetings Governors attend training sessions, carry out school visits, review documents  and policies and respond to emails and telephone calls as required. To review attendance for the governing body meeting 2020-21 please click here. This is a running record and will be up dated termly,   

 

We have 1 vacant position on the Governing Body.