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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 Greenwood (CEO Leigh Trust)
Meet the Governors 4 Mrs R Yasmeen (Executive Head Leigh Trust)
Meet the Governors 5 Mr T Blewitt
Meet the Governors 6 Mr A Guffar (Parent Governor)
Meet the Governors 7 N Smith (Co-Opted Governor) (Awaiting Picture)
Meet the Governors 8 F Hakmi (Parent Governor) (Awaiting Picture)
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

 

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

Mr David Griffiths

Chair

LA Governor

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

01/07/14

(Elected as Chair November 2016)

01/07/18

English & Maths Governor

 

Whistle Blowing Governor

Governors

None declared

Mrs Julie Greenwood

Executive Head Teacher

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

 

 

 

 

None declared

Mrs Rehana Yasmeen

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

Mrs Charlotte Nott

Head Teacher

 

 

 

 

None declared

Mr Mohammed

Aikhlaq

RESIGNED

Community Governor

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

01/07/14

01/07/18

RESIGNED 01/01/2018

 

Governors

Officer of Unite and

Chair of Scrutiny for Governance (BCC)

Nicola Smith

Co-Opted Governor

12/02/2018

12/02/2022

 

 

None Declared

Mr Matthew Plant

Staff Governor

22/11/16

22/11/20

N/A

Elected by Staff

None decalred

Mr Tom

Blewitt

Governor

Also a Staff Governor at Leigh Primary

01/07/14

01/07/18

Health & Safety Governor

Governors

None declared

Mrs Faith

Wilson

Vice Chair

Community Governor

01/10/15

01/10/19

Safeguarding/SEN Governor

Governors

Malachi

Mrs

Safina Hussain

RESIGNED

Parent Governor

10/11/15

10/11/19

RESIGNED 19/01/2018

 

Parents

 

Fadwa Haki

Parent Governor

12/02/2018

12/02/2022

 

Parents

None Decalred

Mr Abdul

Guffar

Parent Governor

10/11/15

10/11/19

Racial Equality Governor

Parents

 

Ms Yvonne Wakefield

Clerk

 

 

Link to Governor training

 

 

 

 

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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