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    Governors

    There are many misconceptions about the role that governors perform. As well as promoting our school, they are accountable for providing strategic leadership and hold responsibility for the school's finances and policies. It is governors who work with our headteacher to make tough decisions about the operation of the school and its role in the wider community.

    There have been a number of changes to to governing body structure as part of the academisation process.

    Chair of Governors: Mrs Jayne Dickson
    Vice Chairs of Governors: Mr Brian Tinnion & Mrs Sharon Boardman

    Committees

    Chair of Finance & General Purposes Committee: Mrs Julia Bailey
    Chair of Staff Pay & Conditions Committee: Mr Tony Price  
    Chair of Raising Attainment Committee: Mrs Jayne Dickson

    Clerk to Governors: Mrs Kay Zubrot

    There are 5 Co-opted, 2 Foundation, 1 Local Authority and 3 Parent Governor vacancies.

    Governing Body Structure

    8 Co-opted Governors (appointed by the Governing Body)
    2 Foundation Governors (appointed by the Governing Body)
    1 Headteacher
    1 Local Authority Governor (nominated by Local Authority, appointed by the Governing Body)
    7 Parent Governors (appointed by parent/carers at the school)
    1 Staff  Governor (appointed by staff at the school) 

    The governing body structure will change as part of the academisation process.

    Governing Body Membership

    Name Category Appointed Term of Office Expires Additional Responsibilities Committee Membership
    Mr Brian Tinnion
    Co-opted Governor 11 Mar 2017 10 Mar 2021

    Vice Chair of Governors

    Raising Attainment Committee
    Mrs Julia Bailey
    Co-opted Governor 21 Oct 2015 20 Oct 2019   Finance & General Purposes
    Mr Tony Price
    Co-opted Governor 21 Oct 2015 20 Oct 2019  

    Raising Attainment Committee

    Staff Pay & Conditions

    Mr Jon Taylor
    Headteacher      

    Finance & General Purposes
    Staff Pay & Conditions

    Mrs Sharon Boardman 
    Parent Governor 16 July 2015 15 July 2019 Vice Chair of Governors Raising Attainment Committee
    Staff Pay & Conditions
    Mrs Jayne Dickson
    Parent Governor 12 Nov 2016 11 Nov 2020

    Chair of Governors and Safeguarding

    Raising Attainment Committee
    Staff Pay Conditions
    Finance & General Purposes

    Miss Melanie Holt
    Parent Governor 14 Sept 2015 13 Sept 2019   Finance & General Purposes
    Mrs Jayne Ackerley Staff Governor 03 Nov 2015 02 Nov 2019    
    Mrs Stephanie Marson Parent Governor 02 Dec 2016 01 Dec 2020    
    Miss Kay Zubrot Clerk to Governors        
               
    Former Governors          
    Mr David Jackson Parent Governor 04 April 2015 30 Sept 2018   Premises & Lettings
    Ms Julie Shaw Co-opted Governor 13 Nov 2013 19 Dec 2017    
    Mrs Jane Brown Co-opted Governor 11 Mar 2017 21 Nov 2018   Finance & General Purposes
    Mrs Irene Hartley MBE Local Authority Governor 13 Nov 2015 30 Sept 2018 Chair of Governors

    Finance & General Purposes
    Staff Pay & Conditions
    Premises & Lettings
    School Improvement Group

               

    Register of Additional Interests

    Name Additional Interests Date Commenced Date Ceased
    Mrs Julia Bailey School Governor at Brampton Ellis C of E Primary School (Governance Interest) 1998

     

    Mrs Julia Bailey Treasurer of Rockingham Brass Band (Business Interest) 2007  
    Mrs Jayne Dickson Chair of Governors at Wath Victoria J & I School (Governance Interest) 2009

     

    Mrs Jayne Dickson Employed by RMBC (Employment Interest) 1987  
    Mr Brian Tinnion Spouse employed as Exam Invigilator (Personal Interest) 2016