Birchwood Grove

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Meet the Governors

Our Governing body is made up of individuals of diverse backgrounds and experiences. They take a very active interest in school life and can regularly be seen in school. 

 

Name

 

Role(s)

and Subject Lead

Committee

Date appointed/ term and attendance 

Declarations on register of business & pecuniary interest

Attendance over 12 months at FGB meetings

Mr Ed Perrett 

(Chair of Governors elected 28.9.17)

Parent 

Chair of finance 

Staffing

English

Performance of HT

Finance

05.10.14

Parent vote

 

2/2

 

 

None

(Signed 27/09/18)

12/12

Richard Humphreys

(Vice Chair of Governors- elected 28.9.17)

Health and Safety 

Maths

Performance of HT

Parent vote

1/2

None

(Signed 27/09/18)

10/12

Ms Sylvia White 

Headteacher

Staff 

Curriculum

1.9.17

Ex officio

While in post

2/2

n/a 12/12

Mrs

Helen Butler

Deputy Headteacher

Staff

Curriculum

Staff vote

2/2

None 

(Signed 27/09/18)

7 (mat leave)

Mr Tony Fellows

Co-opted

Curriculum

Humanities 

 

 Pay

None 

(Signed 27/09/18)

8/12

Mr Matt Simmonds 

Co-opted PTA/community links 

Science 

Pay

02.12.14

4 years

None

(Signed October 2018)

9/12
Mr Mark Sargent 

Co-opted

Safeguarding

Kite Council 

PSHCE (RRS)

Pay

Finance

05.10.14

4 years

None 

(Signed 27/09/18)

5/12

Mrs Sarah Wilson 

Co-opted

SEND/Equality 

02.12.14

4 years  

None 

(Signed 27/09/18)

12/12

Mr Mark Jackson 

Parent

Link Governor

Premises

 Science 

Performance of HT

Finance

26.03.15

4 years

Mark's company has undertaken the school PAT testing.

6/12
Chloe Stewart

Co-opted

30.11.17

4 years

None 

(Signed 27/09/18)

8/10

Sue Arnold Co-opted

11.01.18

4 years

None

(Signed October 2018)

7/10
Charlotte Wyatt Parent

14.06.18

4 years

None. (Signed 18.10.18) 4/5
Sandie Piper  Associate  

13.09.18

(Temporary) 

Also Chair of Governors at Boundstone maintained nursery, Lancing.

(Signed 27/09/18)

5/5
Charlotte Brann Clerk to Governors

None 

(Signed 27/09/18)

12/12

Stepped down last 12 months                                                            Date stepped                                                                                                                              down

Mr Carl Turner

Local Authority 

Wesbite

Community Relations 

ArtsFinance

Finance

 

11th January 2018
Mrs Tracy Rhys-Williams 

Chair of Governors/ Curriculum/ SEND/Single equality/LAC

Curriculum 

02.12.14

4 years

1st September 2017 
Mrs Jo Jones  Safeguarding/Child protection

18.06.15

4 years

Mr Mervyn Littlewood Link Governor 
Mrs Anne Sandell  Clerk to Governors 

 

 

Vacancy 

 

Current Vacancies: 

1 LA position - Application in progress