Wilstead Lower School – School Governing Body

Changes were made to the school governing body in July 2015 as part of a national programme to strengthen leadership and management in schools.  As a result, we have a new Constitution under which all the governors below were appointed.

Governance Structure

Wilstead Lower Attendance Register 2016-17

Instrument of Constitution WLS JUNE15

governor skills assessment report June 2015

Wilstead Lower Attendance Register 2016-17

Governing Body membership at the start of 2017

(appointed under new constitution, June 2015)

 

Parent Governors (4) Mr Richard Candlin (Chair of the School Standards Committee)

Mrs Elizabeth Greaves (Chair of the FGB)

Mrs Leigh Westwick-Crouch

Vacancy

Head Teacher (1) Mr Leon Robichaud
Local Authority Governor (1) Vacancy
Staff Governor (1) Mrs Sheila Hale
Co-opted Governors (3) Mr Ian Bell (Chair of the Finance & Resources Committee)

Miss Sarah Radford

Vacancy

Partnership Governors (2) Mrs Barbara Seamark

Mrs Louise Day

Associates (2) Mrs Cathy Whittle

Mrs Jane Wooding

Clerk to the Governing Body                    Mr Richard Walmsley

 

Register of Governor Involvement for the academic year 2014/15

 

Name: Mrs Susan Hoath
Governor type: Parent Governor
Position(s) held: Chair of Full Governing Body, Wilstead Lower School

Member of Finance and Resources Committee;

Member of School Standards Committee;

Lead roles(s): None
Date of appointment / resignation: Original appointment September 2011;
Term of Office: Four years
Attendance: FGB: 100%

Finance Committee: 80-100%

School Standards Committee: 80-100%

Register of Interests: Married to a member of staff (Mr Stephen Hoath, Teaching Assistant)

 

Name: Mr Geoff Sykes
Governor type: Community Governor
Position(s) held: Chair of School Standards Committee
Lead roles(s): Curriculum Lead; Numeracy Lead
Date of appointment / resignation: Original appointment September 2013
Term of Office: Four years
Attendance: FGB: 100%

School Standards Committee: 100%

Register of Interests: Married to a former member of staff (Mrs Heather Sykes, Teaching Assistant)

 

Name: Mr James Carroll
Governor type: Community Governor
Position(s) held: Chair of Finance and Resources Committee
Lead roles(s): Finance
Date of appointment / resignation: Original appointment September 2013
Term of Office: 4 years
Attendance: FGB: 80-100%

Finance and Resources Committee: 80-100%

Register of Interests: Employed by the supplier of the school’s telecommunications system.

 

Name: Jane Wooding
Governor type: Community Governor
Position(s) held: Member of the FGB and the School Standards Committee
Lead roles(s): Safeguarding, SEND and G&T
Date of appointment / resignation: Original appointment 2013
Term of Office: 4 years
Attendance: FGB: 80-100%

School Standards Committee:  80-100%

Register of Interests: None

 

Name: Mrs Barbara Seamark
Governor type: Trust Governor
Position(s) held: Member of FGB and Finance and Resources Committee
Lead roles(s): VoM Schools Trust
Date of appointment / resignation: Original appointment Pre-2010
Term of Office: 4 years (extended)
Attendance: FGB: 80-100%

Finance and Resources Committee: 80-100%

Register of Interests: None

 

Name: Mrs Leigh Falconer
Governor type: Parent Governor
Position(s) held: Member of FGB and Finance and Resources Committee
Lead roles(s): Discipline and HR
Date of appointment / resignation: Original appointment 2013
Term of Office: 4 years
Attendance: FGB: 100%

Finance and Resources Committee: 100%

Register of Interests: Chair of Wilstead Lower School PTA

 

Name: Mrs Sheila Hale
Governor type: Staff Governor
Position(s) held: Member of FGB and School Standards Committee
Lead roles(s): Standards and school data
Date of appointment / resignation: Original appointment 2012
Term of Office: 4 years
Attendance: FGB: 100%

School Standards Committee: 80-100%

Register of Personal and Pecuniary Interests: Employee of Wilstead Lower School

 

Name: Mr Leon Robichaud
Governor type: Head Teacher
Position(s) held: Member of FGB

Member of Finance and Resources Committee

Member of School Standards Committee

Lead roles(s):
Date of appointment / resignation: Original appointment June 2013
Term of Office: Concurrent with employment as head teacher
Attendance: FGB: 100%

Finance and Resources Committee: 100%

School Standards Committee: 80-100%

Register of Personal and Pecuniary Interests: Employee of Wilstead Lower School

 

Name: Mrs Cathy Whittle
Governor type: Parent Governor
Position(s) held: Member of FGB and School Standards Committee
Lead roles(s): Literacy
Date of appointment / resignation: Original appointment September 2011
Term of Office: 4 years
Attendance: FGB: 80-100%

School Standards Committee: 80-100%

Register of Personal and Pecuniary Interests: none

 

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