Who We Are

Who We Are2018-10-09T20:10:28+00:00

The governors are nominated or elected by staff, parents, the Church Foundation or the wider community. The Clerk to St Mary’s Governing Body is Alison Watts

LDBS Governor
Other roles: Leadership Appraisal Group (Chair), Admissions Group (Chair)
Designated governor for: school visits
Term of Office: 21.09.15 – 21.09.19
2015-16 meeting attendance: 14 out of 17 meetings
2016-17 meeting attendance: 13 out of 14 meetings
2017-18 meeting attendance: 11 out of 11 meetings

Co-opted Governor
Committee membership: Curriculum and Standards (Chair), Finance and Staffing
Other roles: Leadership Appraisal Group
Designated governor for: Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND)
Term of office: 22.06.15 to 22.06.19
2014-15 meeting attendance: 2 out of 2 meetings
2015-16 meeting attendance: 16 out of 20 meetings
2016-17 meeting attendance: 10 out of 11 meetings
2017-18 meeting attendance: 7 out of 10 meetings

Foundation Governor (PCC)
Committee membership: Safety and Community (Vice-Chair), Curriculum & Standards
Other roles: Admissions Group
Designated governor for: Pupil Premium Grant (PPG)
Term of office: 05.02.18 to 05.02.22
2017-18 meeting attendance: 4 out of 5 meetings

Headteacher
Committee membership: ex officio member of all committees
Current term of office: N/A
2015-16 meeting attendance: N/A
2016-17 meeting attendance: 17 out of 17 meetings
2017-18 meeting attendance: 11 out of 13 meetings

Foundation Governor (Trustees)
Committee membership: Safety & Community (Chair), Ethos
Designated Governor for: Safeguarding and CLA (Looked after Children)
Term of office: 24.10.18 to 24.10.22
2014-15 meeting attendance: 5 out of 8 meetings
2015-16 meeting attendance: 11 out of 12 meetings
2016-17 meeting attendance: 10 out of 13 meetings
2017-18 meeting attendance: 7 out of 10 meetings

Parent Governor
Committee membership: Curriculum & Standards
Other roles: Leadership Appraisal Group
Current term of office: 21.09.15 to 21.09.19
2014-15 meeting attendance: 10 out of 11 meetings
2015-16 meeting attendance: 21 out of 22 meetings
2016-17 meeting attendance: 17 out of 17 meetings
2017-18 meeting attendance: 7 out of 7 meetings

Foundation Governor (PCC)
Committee membership: Finance and Staffing, Curriculum and Standards, Ethos
Designated governor for: governor training
Term of office: 01.10.18 to 01.10.22

ex-officio Foundation Governor (St Mary’s Church)
Committee membership: Ethos (Chair)
Other roles: Admissions Group
Term of office: N/A
2014-15 meeting attendance: 7 out of 9 meetings
2015-16 meeting attendance: 15 out of 20 meetings
2016-17 meeting attendance: 14 out of 15 meetings
2017-18 meeting attendance: 9 out of 13 meetings

LA appointed Governor
Committee membership: Finance & Staffing (Chair), Safety & Community
Term of office: 01.03.15 to 01.03.19
2014-15 meeting attendance: 3 out of 4 meetings
2015-16 meeting attendance: 11 out of 13 meetings
2016-17 meeting attendance: 10 out of 12 meetings
2017-18 meeting attendance: 8 out of 10 meetings

Staff Governor
Committee membership: Safety & Community, Curriculum & Standards
Current term of office: 27.05.16 to 27.05.20
2015-16 meeting attendance: 3 out of 3 meetings
2016-17 meeting attendance: 12 out of 12 meetings
2017-18 meeting attendance: 10 out of 10 meetings

Foundation Governor (PCC)
Committee membership: Finance & Staffing (Vice-Chair), Curriculum & Standards
Designated governor for: Able & Talented
Current term of office: 05.12.16 to 05.12.20
2015-16 meeting attendance: NA
2016-17 meeting attendance: 8 out of 8 meetings
2017-18 meeting attendance: 10 out of 10 meetings

Foundation Governor (Trustees)
Committee membership: Curriculum and Standards, Safety and Community, Ethos
Designated governor for: Safeguarding and CLA (Looked after Children)
Term of office: 01.10.18 to 01.10.22

Foundation Governor (Trustees)
Committee membership: Finance and Staffing, Safety and Community
Other roles: Admissions Group
Designated governor for: school visits
Term of office: 01.10.18 to 01.10.22

Parent Governor
Committee membership: Finance & Staffing, Curriculum & Standards (Vice-Chair)
Designated governor for: PE
Term of office 22.11.17 to 22.11.21
2017-18 meeting attendance: 7 out of 7 meetings

Piotr Ashwin-Siejkowski
School Chaplain and Associate Member
Committee membership: Ethos (with voting rights)
Term of Office: 5.12.17 to 5.12.18
2014-15 meeting attendance: 2 out of 3 meetings
2015-16 meeting attendance: 3 out of 3 meetings
2016-17 meeting attendance: 3 out of 3 meetings
2017-18 meeting attendance: 4 out of 4 meetings

Committee membership: Curriculum & Standards, Finance & Staffing (with voting
rights)
Current term of office: 01.10.18 to 01.10.19

In 2017/18, the following committees benefit from the active participation of these members
of staff:
Admissions Group – Clare Cronin
Ethos Committee – Rhys Williams, Kieran Murphy
Finance and Staffing Committee – Denise Donald, Simon Minty
Safety and Community Committee – Justyna Konach, Emily Price (Chair of FoSM)