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Meet the Governors

Governor Information - find out who the governors are and their roles and responsibilities

Welcome to the Governors' Section!

Here you will find brief information on the Governors, details of upcoming meetings and events and minutes from the meeting
 

The role of the Governors

The governing body meets regularly and works with the head teacher and the staff to decide the school's aim and policies and to oversee the efficient running of the school.

The governors work in partnership with the school and the Local Authority and have particular responsibility for:
  • Setting aims and planning for the future of the school
  • Agreeing targets to raise standards of achievements
  • Ensuring the curriculum for the school promotes the spiritual, moral, cultural, mental and physical development of the pupils
  • Managing the school budget by providing the head teacher with guidance, setting prioirities and budget montoring
  • Staffing issues including appointing the head teacher and other staff and determining salaries
  • Deciding the school's policies on issues including admission and the length of the school day
  • Making sure all pupils have equal opportunities within the school and providing for pupils with special educational needs
  • Ensuring there is a high standard of maintenance of the the school's premises
  • Dealing with complaints about the school

 

Meet the Governors 


 See below to put faces to the names.

Picture 1 Chairperson - Rev. Deacon Derek Morris
Picture 2 Linda Morris Foundation Governor

All the Governors

The members of the Governing Body are: 


Deacon Derek Morris -  Foundation Governor - appointed by the Archdiocese, Chairperson and member of both Curriculum and Finance Committee, governor of maths in school. 

Phil Harte - Foundation Governor - appointed by the archdiocese, member of the curriculum committee, member of the Finance committee. 

Linda Morris - Foundation governor - appointed by the Archdiocese, member of the curriculum committee,  governor for Safeguarding and English in school.

Paul Hodge  - Foundation Governor -appointed by the Archdiocese, Vice Chairperson of the FGB,  member of the curriculum and finance committee

 

Christine Henshall - Foundation Governor -appointed by the Archdiocese. Member of the finance committee and governor for the Arts.

Glyn Donohue - Local Authority governor - appointed by the LA Chair of the finance committee and governor for health and safety in school. 

John Clegg - teacher governor and member of the curriculum committee, appointed through a vote by all school staff

 

Lucy Unsworth - Parent Governor - appointed through nomination and vote by parents - member of the Finance committee

 

Rebecca Seddon - Parent Governor -  appointed through nomination and vote by parents  - member of the Curriculum Committee and Safeguarding governor

 

 

Governors' Meetings

The governors meet as a full governing body 3 times a year. The governors also meet as committees each term.

 

The curriculum committee meet each term to discuss the subjects and the curriculum and monitor the progress of pupils. 

The finance committee meet termly to monitor and approve the school budget and maintenance of the school building and contents. 

 

Minutes of these meetings are available in the school office.

 

Governing Body Composition:

Type of Governor

No.

Foundation

7

Headteacher

1

Local Authority

1

Parent

2

Staff

1

Associate Members

0

Names of Governors

Type of Governor

Term of Office

Date of appoint-ment

Date of resignation

(if resigned in the last 12 months)

Appointing Body

Mr Derek Morris(Chair)

Foundation

1-9-16 to 31-8-20

 

 

Archdiocese

Mr Phil Harte

 

Foundation

21-11-16 to 21-11-20

14-11-12

 

Archdiocese

Mrs Christine Henshall

Foundation

23-11-15 to 22-11-19

23-11-15

 

Archdiocese

Mr Paul Hodge

Vice chair

Foundation

14-11-12 to 13-11-16

14-11-12

 

Archdiocese

Vacancy

Foundation

 

 

 

Archdiocese

Mrs Linda Morris

Foundation

1-2-16 to 31-1-19

01-02-12

 

Archdiocese

Mrs Rebecca Seddon

Parent

12-10-15 to 11-10-19

12-10-15

 

Parental Ballot

Mrs Lucy Unsworth

Parent

12-10-15 to 11-10-19

12-10-15

 

Parental Ballot

Susan Leck

Headteacher

01-03-14 to

29-02-64

01-03-14

 

Appointed by Governing Body

John Clegg

 

Teacher

1-2-15 to 31-1-19

01-02-11

 

Staff Ballot

Glyn Donohue

Local Authority

8-1-17 to

7-1-21

 

 

Local Authority

Phil Fraser

Parent

 

 

31-8-15

 

Mr Anthony Kilgannon

Foundation

14-11-12 to 13-11-16

14-11-12

 

Archdiocese

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Responsibility  Name
Safeguarding Governor Linda Morris/ Rebecca Seddon 
SEND governor Derek Morris 
Health and Safety governor  Glyn Donohue 
Pupil Premium  Paul Hodge 
RE Governor Derek Morris 
Link Governor  Paul Hodge 
Literacy Governor  Linda Morris 
Maths Governor  Derek Morris 

 

 

Governor Details of Pecuniary Interest  Details of personal Interest 
Derek Morris Nil Governor at All Saints RC Primary 
Paul Hodge  Nil Nil
Phil Harte  Nil Nil
Linda Morris  Nil Nil
Glyn Donohue Nil Nil
Lucy Unsworth  Nil Nil
Rebecca Seddon  Nil Nil
Christine Henshall  Nil Nil
John Clegg  Nil Nil
Susan Leck  Nil Nil
     

 

Attendance at Meetings         
Name  FGB September 2016 FGB November 2016 FGB March 2017 FGB June 2017 
Derek Morris  attended  attended  did not attend   
Paul Hodge attended    attended   
Phil Harte  did not attend   attended   
Linda Morris  attended    attended   
Glyn Donohue  did not attend    did not attend   
Lucy Unsworth  attended    did not attend   
Rebecca Seddon  attended    attended   
Christine Henshall  did not attend    attended   
John Clegg  attended    attended   
Susan Leck  attended    attended   
Shaun Kearon  attended    attended   
         
         

 

Name of Governor Finance October 16  December 16  March 17  May 17 
Glyn Donohue  Attended       
Derek Morris  Attended  Attended     
Paul Hodge Attended  Attended     
Phil Harte  Did not attend       
Christine Henshall  Attended       
Lucy Unsworth  Attended  Attended     
Susan Leck  Attended  Attended     
         

 

Name of Governor Curriculum Oct 16  Curric Dec 16  Curric March 17  Curric July 17 
Phil Harte      Attended   
Derek Morris  Attended    Attended   
Paul Hodge  Attended    Attended   
Linda Morris  Attened    Attended   
Rebecca Seddon  Attended  Attended  Did not attend   
John Clegg  Attended  Attended  Attended   
Susan Leck  Attended  Attended  Attended   
         
         

 

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