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Governors' Roles

Governors (also known as Trustees of the Academy Trust) 2018/19:

Name

 

Term of office commenced

Term of office expires

Mr Stephen Tonge       

  Chair, Parent Governor/Trustee

13/12/2017

12/12/2021

Mr John Whitby

  Joint Vice Chair, Community Governor/Trustee and Member

10/12/2014

09/12/2018

Mrs Donna Harris

  Joint Vice Chair, Community Governor/Trustee

12/07/2017

11/07/2021

Cllr Sean Anstee

  LA Governor/Trustee

03/11/2015

02/11/2019

Mrs Natanya George

  Staff Governor/Trustee - elected

09/12/2015

08/12/2019

Dr Rachel Platonov

  Community Governor/Trustee and Member

27/09/2017

26/09/2021

Miss Melanie Wicks

  Principal and ex-officio Governor/Trustee

01/09/2013

 

Mr Jimmy Khan

  Parent Governor/Trustee

22/11/2017

21/11/2021

Mr Gavin Armitage

  Parent Governor/Trustee

22/11/2017

21/11/2021

Mrs Janet Brennan

  Community Governor/Trustee

22/11/2017

21/11/2021

Mr Andrew Young

  Community Governor/Trustee

28/03/2018

27/03/2022

Mr Mike Harrison

  Community Governor/Trustee/Member

08/07/2015

07/07/2019

 
All Governors are Trustees and Directors of the Academy Trust registered at Companies House, Company Number 07386228. The Members of the Trust, as per the Articles of Association  are Mr Harrison, Mr Whitby and Dr Platonov. The term of office for all Trustees is 4 years with the exception of the Principal in accordance with the Articles of Association.

Committees of the Governing Body

Chair of Governors - Mr Tonge

Joint Vice Chair of Governors - Mr Whitby/Mrs Harris

 

Curriculum and Standards

Chair of Curriculum and Standards: Mr Whitby

Vice Chair of Curriculum and Standards: Dr Platonov

Miss Wicks – Principal

Mrs Sharrock – Associate - Senior Vice Principal - no voting rights

Mrs Brennan - Community Governor

Mrs Harris - Community Governor

Mr Harrison - Community Governor

Mr Tonge - Parent Governor

 

Resources Committee

Chair of Resources: Mr Armitage

Vice Chair of Resources: Mr Khan

Miss Wicks – Principal

Councillor Anstee - LA Governor

Mrs Bailey – Associate - Business and Finance Director - no voting rights

Mrs George - Staff Governor

Mr Tonge - Parent Governor

Mr Young - Community Governor

 

Pay Committee

Chair of Pay Committee: Mr Tonge

Pay Appeals: Mr Whitby

Miss Wicks - Principal

Mr Armitage - Parent Governor

Mr Khan - Parent Governor

 

Attendance at Governing Body Meetings 2016/2017

Name

Total

Out of possible

Cllr Anstee

4

8

Miss Wicks

11

11

Mr Betteridge

1

4

Mr Harrison

9

9

Mr Whitby

8

8

Mrs George (Wallwork -Blyth)

7

8

Mrs Hughes

1

3

Mrs Johnson

7

10

Mrs Walsh

7

11

Mrs Williams

7

8

Mr Miller

1

4