Governing Board

The Governing Board of Lord Blyton Primary School works with the Head Teacher to promote and maintain high standards of educational achievement. The core functions of the Governing Board are:

  • Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction;
  • Holding the Head Teacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils, and the performance of staff and;
  • Overseeing the financial performance of the school, and making sure its money is well spent.

Composition of the Governing Board

  • 2 parent governors
  • 1 head teacher
  • 1 staff governor
  • 1 local authority governor
  • 9 co-opted governors

Committees of the Governing Board

  • Finance Committee
  • Staffing Committee
  • Pay Review Committee
  • Appeals Committee
  • Pupil Disciplinary & Complaints Committee
  • Curriculum/Policy Committee

Chair of Governors

Cllr E Malcolm

Vice Chair of Governors

Cllr Norman Stephen Dick
 

  • List of Governors
  • Register of Governor Interests
  • Attendance 2015-16

 


Name

Category

Appointing Body

Term of Office

Committees (if associate member has voting rights)

Official Responsibility

Mrs Joanne Burnett

Co-opted

Governing Board

23-06-2015 – 24-10-2017

Pay Review Committee

SEN Governor

Cllr Norman Stephen Dick

Co-opted

Governing Board

23-06-2015 – 22-06-2019

Finance Committee
Curriculum/Policy Committee

Vice Chair of Governing Board
Community Cohesion, SMCS

Mrs A Malcolm

Co-opted

Governing Board

23-06-2015 – 22-06-2019

Finance Committee
Staffing Committee
Pay Review Committee
Curriculum/Policy Committee

 

Mr Mark James Midgley

Co-opted

Governing Board

23-06-2015 – 22-06-2019

Staffing Committee
Curriculum/Policy Committee

Literacy Governor

Mrs Tracy Miller

Co-opted

Governing Board

23-06-2015 – 22-06-2019

 

 

Mr Thomas John Pigott

Co-opted

Governing Board

23-06-2015 – 22-06-2019

Staffing Committee
Pay Review Committee

 

Mrs W Stead

Co-opted

Governing Board

23-06-2015 – 22-06-2019

Finance Committee
Staffing Committee
Pay Review Committee
Curriculum/Policy Committee

 

Ms Linzi Tomlin

Co-opted

Governing Board

23-06-2015 – 22-06-2019

Finance Committee
 

 

Ms Joanne Atherton

Head Teacher

By Virtue of position

01-09-2007

Finance Committee
Staffing Committee
Curriculum/Policy Committee

 

Cllr E Malcolm

LEA

Local Authority

31-08-2014 – 30-08-2018

Finance Committee
Curriculum/Policy Committee

Chair of Governing Board

Mrs Maria Jenkins

Parent

Parents

07-11-2014 – 06-11-2018

Pay Review Committee

RE and Collective Worship Governor

Mrs Victoria Waller

Co-opted

Governing Board

 

Curriculum/Policy Committee

Numeracy Governor

Ms J Wales

Staff

Staff

 

 

Safeguarding Governor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ms Renee Laming

Parent

Parents

22-03-2011 - 21-03-2015

 

 

Mrs H Campbell

Staff

Staff

16-03-2011 – 15-03-2015

 

 

Cllr J Walsh

Community

Governing Board

02-11-2011 - 22-06-2015

 

 

Ms J Wales

Staff

Staff

23-06-2015 – 22-11-2016

 

Safeguarding Governor

Mrs Victoria Waller

Parent

Parents

12-06-2012 - 11-06-2016

Curriculum/Policy Committee

Numeracy Governor

 

 


Name

Position

Nature of Interest

Date Interest Registered

Date Interest Ceased

Notes

Mrs Joanne Burnett

Co-opted

None

22-11-2016

 

 

Cllr Norman Stephen Dick

Co-opted

None

02-10-2015

 

 

Mrs A Malcolm

Co-opted

 

 

 

 

Mr Mark James Midgley

Co-opted

 

 

 

 

Mrs Tracy Miller

Co-opted

 

 

 

 

Mr Thomas John Pigott

Co-opted

None

22-11-2016

Mrs W Stead

Co-opted

 

 

 

 

Ms Linzi Tomlin

Co-opted

 

 

 
 

 

Ms Joanne Atherton

Head Teacher

 

 

 

 

Cllr E Malcolm

LEA

 

 

 

 

Mrs Maria Jenkins

Parent

None

22-11-2016

 

 

Mrs Victoria Waller

Parent

Member of Staff 

 02-10-2015

 

 

Ms J Wales

Staff

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

School Governors can access online training by clicking the image.

 
 

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