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WOODSEAVES C.E PRIMARY ACADEMY

 

This is our local Governing Body Instrument of Governance:

 

Instrument of Governance

 

The Governing Body will be made up of –

A minimum of ONE Foundation Governor

A minimum of ONE and maximum of TWO Staff Governors

A minimum of TWO Parent Governors

A minimum of ONE Community Governor who is neither a parent or a member of staff

The remaining Governors will be Co-opted.

The maximum number of governors will be 13 and we will endeavour to keep the Governing Body at that number.

SEVEN governors present will constitute a quorum.

 

This is what our Governing Body currently looks like:

 

Reverend K Hammond           Foundation Governor and Chair

Mrs A Harris                             Foundation Governor/Vice Chair

Mr M Smith                              Community Governor

Mrs D Locke                             Staff Governor

Mr S Roe                                   Parent Governor

Mrs M Johnson                       Staff Governor

Mr E Roe                                  Co-opted Governor

Mrs C Bayliss                          Parent Governor

Mrs P Gallant                          Headteacher

 

 

NAME OF GOVERNOR GOVERNOR CATEGORY TERM OF OFFICE COMMENCEMENT DATE POSITION OF RESPONSIBILITY, COMMITTEE’S
Mrs Paula Gallant Headteacher 01/09/2015

Strategic Committee

Finance, Premises and Gealth & Safety Committee

Curriculum Committee

Reverend kathryn Hammond Foundation Governor 25/09/2011

Chair of Governors

Chair of Strategic Committee

Mrs Adie Harris Foundation Governor 21/10/2014

Vice Chair of Governors

Link Governor SEN

Strategic Committee

Foundation Committee

Mr Mike Smith Community Governor 20/04/2016 Finance, Premises and Health & Safety Committee
Mr Stephen Roe Parent Governor 16/10/2013

Chair of Finance, Premises and Health & Safety Committee

Strategic Committee

Mrs Carole Bayliss Parent Governor 12/11/2015

Chair of Curriculum Committee

Link Governor for Safeguarding

Mr Jeremy Beacham Co-opted Governor

20/04/2016

Resigned 20/10/16

Curriculum Committee Strategic Committee
Mr Edward Roe Co-opted Governor 12/11/2015 Finance, Premises and Health & Safety Committee
Mr Paul Degg Co-opted Governor

12/11/2015

Resigned 16/11/16

 

Finance, Premises and Health & Safety Committee

Link Governor for Health & Safety

Mrs Joy Tomkinson Co-opted Governor

12/11/2015

Resigned 2/10/2016

Finance, Premises and Health & Safety Committee
Mrs Dawn Locke Staff Governor 20/04/2016 Curriculum Committee
Mrs Mandy Johnson Staff Governor 21/01/2014 Finance, Premises and Health & Safety Committee

During the course of the year Mrs C Coupland and Mr Richard Dixon resigned and the governing body appointed 4 new members, which were Mr P Degg, Mr E Roe, Mrs C Bayliss & Mrs J Tomkinson.

 

Governance of Woodseaves Primary Academy (Sept 2015-16)

The full board of governors have formally met 3 times during the year.  Attendance during the year at all meetings was as follows:

Governor

Meetings attended

Out of a possible

 

Rev K Hammond (Chair of Governors)

 

8

 

8

Mr P Degg

4

4

Mr S Roe

5

8

Mrs A Harris

5

5

Ms J Jomkinson

4

4

Mr M Smith

Mr E Roe

6

0

6

6

Mrs D Locke

Mrs M Johnson

Mrs P Gallant

Mrs C Bayliss

Mrs C Coupland (Resigned)

 

6

7

13

4

2

6

7

13

4

2

 

 

 

During the course of the year Mrs C Coupland and Mr Richard Dixon resigned and the governing body appointed 4 new members, which were Mr P Degg, Mr E Roe, Mrs C Bayliss & Mrs J Tomkinson.

The Strategic Committee is a sub-committee of the main board of the governing body.

The purpose of this committee is to:

  • Develop and review policies and procedures
  • Review staff pay and conditions
  • Set priorities for improvement and monitor and evaluate the impact of improvement plans.
  • Agree a governor action plan
  • Develop and review policies and procedures
  • Make recommendations to both the finance and strategic committee to improve learning outcomes for pupils.

 

Attendance at meetings was as follows:

Governor Meetings Attended Out of a Possible
Mr J Beacham  3 3
Rev K hammond 2 2
Mrs A Harris 1 1
Mrs P Gallant 3 3
Mr S Roe 3 3

 

 

The Finance, Premises & Health & Safety committee is a sub-committee of the main board of the governing body.

The purpose of this committee is to:

 

  • Consider and approve budget plans
  • Monitor income and expenditure throughout the year
  • Authorise expenditure above set limits
  • Consider adequacy of funding streams
  • Review financial policies
  • Consider future financial plans

 

Attendance at meetings was as follows

Governor Meetings attended Out of a possible
Mr S Roe 1 1
Mr M Smith 3 3
Mr P Degg 2 2
Mrs J Tomkinson 2 2
Mrs M Johnson 3 3
Mr E Roe 0 2
Mrs P Gallant 3 3

 

 

The Curriculum Committee is a sub-committee of the main board of the governing body.

The purpose of this committee is to:

  • Monitor and evaluate rates of progress and standards of achievement by pupils, including any underachieving groups
  • Ensure that the curriculum is balanced, broadly based, meets the needs of all pupils and complies with statutory requirements
  • Set priorities for improvement and monitoring and evaluate the impact of improvement plans which relate to the committee’s area of operation
  • Develop and review policies identified within the school’s policy review programme and in accordance with its delegated powers
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Attendance at meetings is as follows

Governor Meetings Attended Out of a Possible
Mr J Beacham 3 3
Mrs D Locke 3 3
Rev K Hammond 3 1
Mr S Roe 0 2
Mrs C Bayliss 2 3
Mrs P Gallant 3 3

 

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Woodseaves C of E Academy
Dicky’s Lane
Woodseaves
Stafford
ST20 0LB

 

Phone: 01785 284212

Fax: 01785 284407

Headteacher: Paula Gallant

Email: headteacher@woodseaves.staffs.sch.uk

Office: office@woodseaves.staffs.sch.uk