Governors

 

Swavesery Primary School Governing Body 2016 - 2017

(updated April 2017)

The Governing Body comprises:-

• one L.A. Governor - nominated by the Local Authority
• three Parent Governors - elected by the parent body, including one from Pre-School parents
• eight Co-opted Governors – members of the local community, nominated from Community organisations or by other governors, including one to represent Pre-School
• one Staff Governor - elected by the staff
• Headteacher (who can choose to be a governor or not)

The Governors generally hold office for a period of four years, however Co-opted Governors under the current constitution hold office for three years.
They meet as a full governing body twice a term. There are two main committees: Resources (which covers Finance, Personnel, Premises) and Curriculum, Learning and Achievement (CLA).
These committees have delegated responsibilities, giving advice to the full governing body, and are required to report back on all of their actions.

All governors are accessible should you wish to consult them and can be contacted via the School Office.
Name of Governor Category
(Nominated by)
Date of appointment & Term of Office Committee Membership Link Subjects and Responsibilities Business & Pecuniary Interests (inc governance roles at other schools)
Andrew Baker
Chair of Governors
Co-opted
(FGB)
April 2015 - March 2018 CLA Science, Maths
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Appeals/Salary Appeals
Complaints Appeals
Discipline & Dismissals
Private tuition - Kip McGrath Tutoring Centre
Dr Alison Fox
Chair of CLA
Co-opted
(FGB)
June 2016 - June 2019 CLA English
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Pupil Premium
Pupil Discipline
None
Andrew Daly Co-opted
(Village College)
April 2015 - March 2018     Principal - Swavesey Village College
John Pook Co-opted
(Parish Council)
April 2015 - March 2018 Academy
Resources
History & Geography
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Health & Safety
None
Alyson Hart Co-opted
(Staff Members)
April 2015 - March 2018 Academy
Resources
Assessment
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Child Protection & Safeguarding
Equal Opportunities, Racial & Gender Equality, Community Cohesion
None
Claire Daniel Co-opted
(Pre-School Link)

23 Mar 2016 - 22 Mar 2019

(Previously parent gvr to 12/03/16)
CLA
Pre-School
SEN, PSHE, RE
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Pupil Discipline
Appeals/Salary Appeals
Disadvantaged & Looked After Children,
Early Years,
After School Club
None
Roz Cowburn Staff
(Staff Members)
22 Jan 2013 - 21 Jan 2017 Academy
CLA
  None
           
Colin Oakman
Chair - Resources
Parent
(Parent election)
8 July 2014 - 7 July 2018 Resources Maths
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Performance Management
None
Lynsey Fulcher Parent
(Parent election)
21 Mar 2016 - 20 Mar 2020 Resources Computing
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Staff Wellbeing & Engagement
Performance Management
None
Tina Carminati Parent
(Parent election)
22 Mar 2017 - 21 Mar 2021 TBC TBC None
Mike Swain LEA governor
(Education Authority)
9 May 2016 - 8 May 2020 Resources Art, Design & Technology
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Performance Management
Daughter employed as a TA at Swavesey Primary School
Anna Norden Head Teacher Continuous Academy
CLA
Pre-School
Resources
  None
VACANCY Co-opted        
VACANCY Co-opted        
Associate Members
Lucy Poskitt Deputy Head April 2014 - Duration of post     Staff Member
Wendy Whistler Business Manager Sept 2017 - Aug 2021 Resources   Staff Member
Resignations during the year
Laura Craven Parent
(Parent election)
14 Jan 2013 - 13 Jan 2017 CLA Gifted & Talented
Music
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Pupil Discipline
Discipline & Dismissals
Conciliation
Appeals/Salary Appeals
None
Mark Campbell Co-opted April 2015 - March 2017 Academy
Resources
Modern Languages
PE
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Complaints Appeals
Discipline & Dismissals
PTA
None

 

 

 

 

Swavesery Primary School Governing Body 2015 - 2016

(updated June 2016)

The Governing Body comprises:-

• one L.A. Governor - nominated by the Local Authority
• three Parent Governors - elected by the parent body, including one from Pre-School parents
• eight Co-opted Governors – members of the local community, nominated from Community organisations or by other governors, including one to represent Pre-School
• one Staff Governor - elected by the staff
• Headteacher (who can choose to be a governor or not)

The Governors generally hold office for a period of four years, however Co-opted Governors under the current constitution hold office for three years.
They meet as a full governing body twice a term. There are two main committees: Resources (which covers Finance, Personnel, Premises) and Curriculum, Learning and Achievement (CLA).
These committees have delegated responsibilities, giving advice to the full governing body, and are required to report back on all of their actions.

All governors are accessible should you wish to consult them and can be contacted via the School Office.
Name of Governor Category
(Nominated by)
Date of appointment & Term of Office Committee Membership Link Subjects and Responsibilities Business & Pecuniary Interests (inc governance roles at other schools)  
Andrew Baker
Chair of Governors
Co-opted
(FGB)
April 2015 - March 2018 CLA   Private tuition - Kip McGrath Tutoring Centre  
Mark Campbell
Vice-Chair
Co-opted
(FGB)
April 2015 - March 2018 Academy
Resources
  None  
Dr Alison Fox Co-opted
(FGB)
June 2016 - June 2019     None  
Teresa Boylan Co-opted
(FGB)
April 2015 - March 2018 Academy
CLA
  None  
Andrew Daly Co-opted
(Village College)
April 2015 - March 2018     Principal - Swavesey Village College  
John Pook Co-opted
(Parish Council)
April 2015 - March 2018 Resources H&S None  
Alyson Hart Co-opted
(Staff Members)
April 2015 - March 2018 Academy
Resources
Child Protection & Safeguarding None  
Claire Daniel
Chair - CLA
Co-opted
(Pre-School Link)

23 Mar 2016 - 22 Mar 2019

(Previously parent gvr to 12/03/16)
CLA
Pre-School
Resources
SEN, Pupil Premium,
Disadvantaged & Looked After Children,
Early Years,
After School Club
None  
Roz Cowburn Staff
(Staff Members)
22 Jan 2013 - 21 Jan 2017 Academy
CLA
  None  
Laura Craven Parent
(Parent election)
14 Jan 2013 - 13 Jan 2017 CLA Gifted & Talented None  
Colin Oakman
Chair - Resources
Parent
(Parent election)
8 July 2014 - 7 July 2018 Resources   1. Head of Finance/Secretary - Redgate Software Ltd
2. Secretary - Redgate Software Holdings Ltd
3. Secretary - Redgate Software Enterprises Ltd
 
Lynsey Fulcher Parent
(Parent election)
21 Mar 2016 - 20 Mar 2020 Resources TBA None  
Mike Swain LEA governor
(Education Authority)
9 May 2012 - 8 May 2016
(Re-appointed 09/05/16)
Resources Art, Design & Technology Daughter employed as a TA at Swavesey Primary School  
Anna Norden Head Teacher Continuous Academy
CLA
Pre-School
Resources
  None  
             
Associate Members            
Lucy Poskitt Deputy Head April 2014 - Duration of post        
Wendy Whistler Business Manager May 2014 - Duration of discussion re new building and catering tender Resources      
             
Resignations during the year            
Kim Vollerthun Co-opted 01/04/15 - 11/02/16 Resources      
Claire Brockelsby Co-opted
(Pre-School)
April 2015 - 19/05/16 CLA
Pre-School
PTA None  

To view our Annual Reports to parents please click on the links below.

  1. Governors Attendance 2016-17
  2. Curriculum, Learning and Assessment meeting 8.2.17
  3. Christmas flyer 12.12.16
  4. Governors Annual Report 2016
  5. Governors Attendance June 2016
  6. Governors Annual report 2015
  7. Governors Annual Report 2014
  8. Governors Annual Report 2013
  9. Governors Annual Report April 2012