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Governors

Welcome to our Governors’ section. 


Please find below details of how our Governing body is structured, including the names, categories, responsibilities and terms of appointment for each Governor.

 

The Governing Body meet regularly and play an active role in the life of the school. They are responsible for policy decisions concerning the curriculum, finance and premises. The Governors seek to work closely with the parents, staff and community and report annually to parents their achievements. Parents can contact Governors through the School office

GOVERNING BODY MEMBERS

 

Headteacher:

Candida Burrell

 

Chair of the Governing Body:

Chris McCann

 

Co-opted Governors:

Melissa Mulgrew (vice-chair)

John Reilly

Rob Smith-Jones

Alexandra Abercrombie

 

Local Authority Governor:

Bob Cann

 

Parent Governors:

Martin Blagrove

Jon Wilson

Daniel Jones

 

Staff Governor:

Fay Wilson (on maternity leave)

Sarah Collins (temporary staff governor)

 

Observers/Advisors:

Russell Pryke

Emma Brewster

 

Associate Member:

Angela Wheeler

 

Clerk to the Governors:

Kim Radford

White Court School

Register of Business Interest and Declaration of

Pecuniary and Personal Interest 2019/2020

 

Name of Governor or Associate Member

Category of Governor and Term of Office

Appointing Body

Membership of Committees

Positions of responsibility

Relevant Business Interests that could present a conflict of interest

Personal relationship with members of school staff

Attendance

Chris McCann

Co-Opted

30/6/2022

Governing Body

Dismissal Appeals Committee

Pay Appeals Committee

Information Governance Board

Chair Of Governors

 

 

None

None

100%

John Reilly

Co-Opted

30/6/2022

Governing Body

Staff Dismissal Committee

Pay Committee

 

None

None

66%

Robert Smith-Jones

Co-Opted

03/05/2020

Governing Body

Dismissal Appeals Committee Pay Committee

 

Namco UK Ltd

None

100%

Melissa Mulgrew

Co-opted  Governor

25/04/2024

Governing Body

Pay Committee

Information Governance Board

Vice Chair of Governors

None

None

100%

Martin Blagrove

Parent Governor

26/01/2023

Parents

 

 

Blagrove Wealth Management Ltd

Financial Advisors

None

100%

Jon Wilson

 

Parent Governor

19/03/2020

Parents

 

 

None

None

100%

Daniel Jones

Parent Governor

08/11/2021

 

 

 

Head of Business Development

Stewardship (Reg.Charity 234714)

Hand in Hand (Reg. Charity 1069976)

Chairperson Ducklings Preschool

(part of Notley Green Community Association)

 (Reg. Charity 1058443)

 

66%

Bob Cann

Authority LEA

14/01/2022

LEA/Governing Body

 

 

None

None

100%

Alexandra Abercrombie

Co-Opted

01/05/2022

Governing Body

 

 

None

None

100%

Fay Wilson

 

Staff Governor

05/07/2020

Staff

(Maternity)

 

 

None

None

66%

Candida Burrell

Headteacher

 

 

 

None

None

100%

Russell

Pryke

Observer/Advisor

30/06/2022

 

 

 

None

None

100%

Emma Brewster

Observer/Advisor

01/06/2020

 

 

 

None

None

100%

Angela Wheeler

 

Associate Member

03/09/2022

 

 

 

None

None

100%

Sarah Collins

Temporary Staff Governor           (covering maternity)

22/07/2023

Staff

 

 

None

None

33%

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