Birchwood Grove

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Meet the Governors

Our Governing body is made up of individuals of diverse backgrounds and experiences. They take a very active interest in school life and can regularly be seen in school. 

 

Name

 

Role(s)

and Subject Lead

Committee

Date appointed/ term/

appointed by 

Declarations on register of business & pecuniary interest

Attendance over 12 months at FGB meetings 2018/2019

Mr Ed Perrett 

 

Chair of Finance 

Staffing

Chair of Governors elected 29.11.18)

 

Performance of HT

Finance

Co opted

29.11.18

4 years

 

 

 

 

 

None listed

(Signed 27/09/18)

(To be signed 26th Sept 19)

10/10

Richard Humphreys

 

Health and Safety 

Maths 

(Vice Chair of Governors- elected 18.10.18)

Performance of HT

Parent vote

1/2

4 years

19.05.16

None

(Signed 27/09/18)

(To be signed 26th Sept 19)

9/10

Ms Sylvia White 

Headteacher

Staff 

Curriculum

1.9.17

Ex officio

While in post

2/2

n/a 10/10

Mrs

Helen Butler

Deputy Headteacher

Staff

Curriculum

Staff vote

21.10.16

2/2

None 

(Signed 27/09/18)

(To be signed 26th Sept 19)

10/10

Mr Tony Fellows

Finance and resources

Leadership and governance

Policies

 

 Pay

Co-opted

29.09.16

4 years

 

None 

(Signed 27/09/18)

(To be signed 26th Sept 19)

8/10

Mr Matt Simmonds 

PTA/community links  

 

Pay

Co-opted

29.11.18

4 years

None

(Signed October 2018)

(To be signed 26th Sept 19)

8/10
Mr Mark Sargent 

Kite Council

 

Associate governor 

29.11.18

4 years

None 

(Signed 27/09/18)

(To be signed 26th Sept 19)

6/10

Mrs Sarah Wilson 

SEND/Equality 

Policies

Co-opted

18.10.18

4 years  

None 

(Signed 27/09/18)

(To be signed 26th Sept 19)

10/10

Mr Mark Jackson 

 

 

 

 

Associate governor

26.03.15

4 years

Mark's company has undertaken the school PAT testing.

(To be signed 26th Sept 19)

2/10
Chloe Stewart

Community/website

Co-opted

30.11.17

4 years

None 

(Signed 27/09/18)

(To be signed 26th Sept 19)

8/10

Charlotte Brann

 Clerk to Governors

n/a

 n/a

None 

(Signed 27/09/18)

(To be signed 26th Sept 19)

9/10
Clare Pruteanu

Parent Governor

25.01.19

4 years

 

None

(To be signed 26th Sept 19)

4/5
Sandie Piper 

English and data

LA Governor

29.11.18

4 years

 

Also Chair of Governors at Boundstone maintained nursery, Lancing.

(Signed 27/09/18)

(To be signed 26th Sept 19)

9/10
Christopher Lawton

Safeguarding

Parent Governor

25.01.19

4 years

None

(To be signed 26th Sept 19) 

4/5 

 

 

Stepped down last 12 months                                                            Date stepped                                                                                                                                  down

Charlotte Wyatt

Link governor

Curriculum 

Pay

Parent Governor

14.06.18

4 years

 

12.09.19 7/10
Sue Arnold

Early Years

Safeguarding

 

Co-opted 

11.01.18

4 years

 

13.06.19

 

4/8
Mrs Tracy Rhys-Williams 

Chair of Governors/ Curriculum/ SEND/Single equality/LAC

Curriculum 

02.12.14

4 years

1.09.17 
Mrs Jo Jones  Safeguarding/Child protection

18.06.15

4 years

Mr Mervyn Littlewood Link Governor 
Mrs Anne Sandell  Clerk to Governors 
Mr Carl Turner

Local Authority 

Website

Community Relations 

Arts Finance

Finance 11th January 2018 2/5

 

 

Vacancy 

 

Current Vacancies: 

x 1 Co-opted vacancy