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Meet the Governors

Meet the Governors 1 Mr David Griffiths (Chair)
Meet the Governors 2 Mrs Faith Wilson (Vice Chair & Community Governor)
Meet the Governors 3 Mrs J Davies (LA Governor & CEO Leigh Trust)
Meet the Governors 4 Mr M Aikhlaq (Community Governor)
Meet the Governors 5 Mrs R Yasmeen (LA Governor & Executive Head)
Meet the Governors 6 Mr T Blewitt
Meet the Governors 7 Mrs S Hussain (Parent Governor) (Awaiting Picture)
Meet the Governors 8 Mr A Guffar (Parent Governor)
Meet the Governors 9 Mrs C Nott (Head Teacher)
Meet the Governors 10 Mr M Plant (Staff Governor)
Meet the Governors 11 Ms Y Wakefield (Clerk to Governors)

School Governors 2016 - 2017

 

Role of the Board of Governors
The Governing Body of a school is responsible for ensuring that it is run to promote pupil achievement.

Its duties include:

  • setting strategic direction, policies and objectives
  • the school budget
  • reviewing progress against the school's budget and objectives
  • appointing, challenging and supporting the Head Teacher


The Governing Body is made up of:

  • trust Governors
  • staff representatives
  • community Governors (appointed by Governing body)
  • parent Governors (elected by parents)

 

Name

Position

Date of Appointment

Term of Office

Committee

Appointed by

Business and Financial interests

Attendance

Mr David Griffiths

Chair

LA Governor

(Also a Member & Vice Chair of Directors of Leigh Trust, Chair of Governors at Wyndcliffe Primary School, Chair of Alston Primary School and  Chair of Governors at Plantsbrook School)

 

 

01/07/14

(Elected as Chair November 2016)

01/07/18

English & Maths Governor

 

Whistle Blowing Governor

Governors

None declared

1/1

Mrs Julie Davies

LA Governor

Executive Head Teacher

(Also the CEO & Accounting Officer of Leigh Trust, a Governor at Leigh Primary and a Governor at Wyndcliffe Primary)

 

 

 

 

None declared

1/1

Mrs Rehana Yasmeen

LA Governor

Head teacher of Leigh Primary School

(Also the Deputy CEO of Leigh Trust, Governor at Leigh Primary School and Governor at Alston Primary School)

 

 

 

 

None Declared

1/1

Mrs Charlotte Nott

Head Teacher

 

 

 

 

None declared

1/1

Mr Mohammed

Aikhlaq

 

Community Governor

(Also a Director on the Board of Leigh Trust and a Community Governor at Leigh Primary)

01/07/14

01/07/18

 

Governors

Officer of Unite and

Chair of Scrutiny for Governance (BCC)

 

0/1

Matthew Plant

Staff Governor

22/11/16

22/11/20

N/A

Elected by Staff

None declared

1/1

Mr

Tom

Blewitt

Governor

Also a Staff Governor at Leigh Primary

01/07/14

01/07/18

Health & Safety Governor

Governors

None declared

1/1

Mrs

Faith

Wilson

Vice Chair

Vice Chair of Alston Primary School

 

Community Governor

01/10/15

(Elected as Vice-Chair November 2016)

01/10/19

Safeguarding/SEN Governor

Governors

Malachi

1/1

Mrs

Safina Hussain

Parent Governor

10/11/15

10/11/19

 

Parents

None declared

0/1

Mr

Abdul

Guffar

Parent Governor

10/11/15

10/11/19

Racial Equality Governor

Parents

None declared

1/1

Ms

Yvonne Wakefield

Clerk

 

 

Link to Governor training

 

 

1/1

 

The governors can be contacted at anytime via a sealed letter to the office which will be handed to Chair of Governors, Mr D Griffiths.

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