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Governing Body

Chair of Governors  
Name: John Lawlor (Chair)
Type of Governor: Co-opted 
Term of Office 03/05/18 to 02/05/22
   
Vice- Chair  
Name: Edwina Sleight
Type of Governor: Parent Governor
Term of Office:  01/09/18 to 31/08/22
   
Name: John Webster
Type of Governor: Co-opted
Term of Office: 19/03/15 to 18/03/19
   
Name: Kirsty Talkes
Type of Governor: Parent
Term of Office: 03/05/18 to 02/05/22   
   
Name: Ruth Bampton
Type of Governor: Co-opted
Term of Office   19/03/15 to 18/03/19
   
Name: Christine Brook
Type of Governor: Co-opted
Term of Office: 21/01/16 to 20/01/20
   
Name: Sharon Tossell
Type of Governor: LA
Term of Office: 17/05/2017 to 16/05/21
   
Name: Helen Raeburn
Type of Governor: Teacher
Term of Office:  05/06/2017 to 04/06/21
   
Name: Leigh Bentley
Type of Governor: Headteacher
Appointed: 01/09/13 
   

 

Governor Responsibilities

Safeguarding
Kirsty Talkes

Health and Safety
John Lawlor

Curriculum, Assessment, Attainment and Progress
Ruth Bampton
John Webster
Christine Brook

Pupil Development and Well-Being Ruth Bampton

SEND
Edwina Sleight

Resource Management, HR and Finance
Ruth Bampton
John Webster
Christine Brook

Governing Body
John Lawlor

Staff Appraisal and Development
John Lawlor

Post-16
Chris Brook

Pupil Development, Well-Being, Families and Communities
Sharon Tossell
Ruth Bampton

Link Governor
Leigh Bentley

Attendance Registers Academic Year 2016/2017

 

Full Governing Body

 

12/10/17

Attended:

Ruth Bampton

Leigh Bentley

John Lawlor

John Webster

Kirsty Talkes

Edwina Sleight

 

Apologies:

Christine Brook

 

25/01/18

Attended:

Ruth Bampton

Leigh Bentley

John Lawlor

John Webster

Kirsty Talkes

Christine Brook

Sharon Tossell

 

Apologies:

Edwina Sleight

 

10/05/18

Attended:

Ruth Bampton

Leigh Bentley

Christine Brook

John Lawlor

John Webster

Sharon Tossell

Apologies:

Edwina Sleight

Kirsty Talkes

Helen Raeburn

 

Resource Management, HR and Finance Committee

 

30/11/17

Attended:

Ruth Bampton

Leigh Bentley

John Webster

 

Apologies:

Christine Brook

 

12/03/18

Attended:

Ruth Bampton

Leigh Bentley

Christine Brook

John Webster

 

Curriculum, Assessment, Attainment and  Progress Committee

30/11/17

Attended:

Ruth Bampton

Leigh Bentley

John Webster

 

Apologies:

Christine Brook

 

12/03/18

Attended:

Ruth Bampton

Leigh Bentley

Christine Brook

John Webster

 

 

Governing Body Voting Rights

All governors holding voting rights for the committees they serve on.  Committee members are appointed by the full governing body.

New members of the full governing body are elected by the existing members.

 

Relevant Business and Pecuniary Interests

 

Name:                                      John Lawlor

Position:                                  Chair of Governors

Declaration of Interest:           None

Further Detail:                          -

 

Name:                                      Edwina Sleight

Position:                                  Vice-Chair of Governors

Declaration of Interest:           None

Further Detail:                          -

 

Name:                                      Christine Brook

Position:                                  Governor

Declaration of Interest:           None

Further Detail:                          -

 

Name:                                      John Webster

Position:                                  Governor

Declaration of Interest:           None

Further Detail:                          -

 

Name:                                      Kirsty Talkes

Position:                                  Governor

Declaration of Interest:           Lincolnshire Primary Foundation Trust employee

Further Detail:                          -

 


 

Name:                                      Sharon Tossell

Position:                                  Governor

Declaration of Interest:           None

Further Detail:                          -

 

Name:                                      Helen Raeburn

Position:                                  Governor

Declaration of Interest:           None

Further Detail:                          -

 

 

Name:                                      Leigh Bentley

Position:                                  Headteacher / Governor

Declaration of Interest:           None

Further Detail:                          -

 

Name:                                      Dawn Smith

Position:                                  School Administrator / Clerk to Governors

Declaration of Interest:           None

 

It is the governor’s individual responsibility to declare any conflict of interest/loyalty, business or personal that relates directly or indirectly, to the individual governor or any relation in any contract, proposed contract or other matter when present at a meeting at the school where such contract or matter comes under consideration.  The governor must withdraw from any meeting during the discussion of such contract or matter and must not vote in respect of it.  Business and pecuniary interests will be reviewed formally at the first Full Governors Meeting of each academic year. 

Annual Statement of issues faced and addressed by the governing body of Ash Villa School 2017-2018 to be added soon.

Annual Statement of issues faced and addressed by the governing body of Ash Villa School 2016-2017

 Issue

Budget setting, monitoring and review.

Action

To agree a set budget and monitor on a termly basis to ensure sound financial management.

How

Budget set by HT and finance committee then presented to, and agreed by, full governing body.

Who

Committee and full governing body.

Evaluation

Governors are satisfied that the school is meeting the requirements of the SFVS.

 

Issue

Policy documentation review.

Action

To review school policies to ensure they meet the requirements of the school and meet most recent national recommendations where appropriate.

How

Full governing body reviews policy documentation at termly meetings.

Who

Full governing body.

Evaluation

All school policies reflect up to date recommendations and developments and fit the needs of the school.

 

Issue

Review the school development plan.

Action

To carry out a review of the school action plan to ensure it meets the needs of the school.

How

Full governing body will review and accept the school development plan for the academic year, ensuring it meets the key priorities of the school.

Who

Full governing body

Evaluation

The development plan is fit for purpose and addresses the key needs of the school.

  

Issue

Review performance of the school.

Action

To review data against Key Performance Indicators and challenge the management and performance of the school.

How

The full governing body will receive and review the most recent data of the school at termly meetings.

Who

Full governing body

Evaluation

The governing body have a clear understanding of the performance of the school and are able to challenge where appropriate.

 

Issue

School procedures and protocols meet requirements of Ofsted Framework for Inspection.

Action

To continue training to ensure familiarity with new framework.  Monitoring visits and external reviews to be against Inspection Framework.

How

HT and all governors to continue training relating to new framework.  HT to monitor procedures and protocols/arrange third-party monitoring and report back to governors/committees.

Who

All governors.

Evaluation

School was graded ‘Outstanding’ at inspection in July 2017.

  

Issue

Carry out review of staffing structure.

Action

Carry out full review of staffing structure and ensure staff in place to meet needs of school.

How

HT and HR committee reviewed staffing structure then presented to, and agreed by full governing body.

Who

Full governing body.

Evaluation

Governing Body are satisfied that staffing structure for 2017-2018 meets the predicted needs of the school.

 

 





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