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Governors

WEAVERTHORPE SCHOOL - GOVERNING BODY STRUCTURE 2018-19

Positions on Governing Body = 10 (1x HT; 1xstaff; 1 xLA; 2x parents; 3x co-opted; 2x foundation)

 

NAME

CATEGORY

DATE OF APPOINTMENT

TERM OF OFFICE

WHICH BODY APPOINTS THEM

ATTENDANCE RECORD (2017/18)

COMMITTEE/ LINKS

RELEVANT BUSINESS INTERESTS

 

OTHER ESTABLISHMENTS THEY GOVERN

 

RELATIONSHIP TO SCHOOL STAFF INCL. RELATIVES.

Janette Wilkinson

Head

Sept 13

N/A

N/A

6/6

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Femi Shellard

Parent

Chair

Jun 15

Sept 16

4 Yrs

2 Yr

School

FGB

6/6

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Nick Carnes

Co Opted

Vice Chair

Nov 15

Sept 16

4 Yrs

2Yrs

School

FGB

5/6

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Julien Martel

Co-Opted

Jun 17

4 Yrs

FGB

5/6

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Ellie Clarke

Staff

Sept 17

4 Yrs

School

4/6

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Andy Bowden

Foundation

Mar 15

N/A

Diocese

6/6

N/A

N/A

YES

N/A

Trish Lake

Foundation

Sept 17

4 Yrs

Diocese

5/6

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Tracy Wallace

Parent

Sept 18

4 Yrs

School

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Vacant

Co opted

 

4 Yrs

FGB

 

 

 

 

 

Vacant

LA

 

4 Yrs

L.A./FGB

 

 

 

 

 

Laura Waites

Clerk

N/A

N/A

L.A.

6/6

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

 

Governors who stepped down in 2017/2018

 

NAME CATEGORY DATE STEPPED DOWN
Gemma Turner Staff Aug 17
Lucy Bannister Parent July 18

 

 

Who are the School Governors?

What role do they have in school?

The school governors are an elected group of individuals from the community. Their role is to work together to guide and develop the school alongside the headteacher and staff. They put forward ideas and monitor what happens in school.

 

Community Governors chosen by the Governing Body

Mr Femi Shellard - Chair of Governors

I have been a Governor of Weaverthorpe School since January 2008 when my elder son joined the nursery class. I become Chair in September 2010, just before my younger son entered nursery. I am keen to support the school in any way I can so that all our children get the best possible start in life with a great education, in a safe, caring and happy environment, that nurtures their talents and enables them to reach their full potential.

 

Mr Julien Martell

 

 

Headteacher Governor

Miss Janette Wilkinson 

At Weaverthorpe CE (VC) Primary School we see ourselves as a learning community where everyone works together on behalf of the children in order to maintain a happy and caring ethos in which all the children can achieve high standards of successful learning. I enjoy every day at Weaverthorpe and as the Head teacher I am very proud of the staff, children and families that make up our School community. Away from school I enjoy a family life, being part of my own village community and absorbing myself in various hobbies. 

 

Foundation Governors chosen by the church                            

Mrs Trish Lake 

I moved into the village 5 year ago, I volunteered at Citizen Advice for 4 years.  I enjoy travelling the world and have been to Australia & Singapore which are 2 of my favourite places. I have 2 lovely poodles that keep me on my toes.  I really enjoy coming into school and helping out where I can volunteering or in my governor role.

 

Rev Andy Bowden 

I am a foundation governor at the school. I am the vicar St. Andrew’s Church, Weaverthorpe and four other churches up the valley. This is only a part-time role and so I also run a consultancy with my wife, Jo for the rest of week.

 

 

LA Governors chosen by the local authority

Vacancy

 

Staff Governors chosen by staff

Miss Ellie Barker


Co-opted Governors

Jono Trowsdale

 

Parent Governors elected by all parents

Mrs Tracey Wallace 

 

 

Mr Nick Carnes 

I was brought up in the Scarborough area and lived in various locations in the UK and Australia.  I moved to the village over 10 years ago where I settled with my wife and have a child at the school.  I have an established Franchising Support business and Boutique Headhunting Company in Harrogate.  Outside of that I enjoy skiing and the odd 10k run in my spare time,  plus embracing the challenge of supporting the school in my governor role.

 

Parents are encouraged to contact the Governing Body by letter if they would like to discuss any aspects of schooling. Letters should be addressed to the Chair of Governors at the address above. All members of the Governing Body can be contacted by phone at the school.