Name of Governing Body: Holy Family Catholic Primary School

The remit for the Governing Body is to:

  • Ensure clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction;
  • Hold the headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils, and the performance management of staff; and
  • Oversee the financial performance of the school and making sure its money is well spent.

Governing Body Composition:

Type of Governor No.
Foundation 7
Headteacher 1
Local Authority 1
Parent 2
Staff 1
Deputy Headteacher (Observer) 1

Type of Governor Names of Governors Term Start Term End
Headteachers Mrs Janice Taberner    
Deputy Headteacher Miss Rebecca Crawley    
Local Authority Governors Mr Mark Gilligan 29 Sep 2021 29 Sep 2025
Foundation governors Mr Dean Cullen 28 Oct 2018 27 Oct 2022
Mrs Lisa Morgan 6 Oct 2021 5 Oct 2025
Mrs Maureen Middlehurst 24 Feb 2021 23 Feb 2025
Mrs Ruth Rowlance 09 Mar 2021 08 Mar 2025
Mr David Sharpe 18 Jan 2021 17 Jan 2025
Mrs Clare Orrell 02 June 2021 01 June 2025
Mr Mike Dawber 17 July 2020 16 July 2024
Parent governors Lauren Murnaghan 21 Oct 2020 20 Oct 2024
Mrs Donna Sixsmith 05 Dec 2018 04 Dec 2022
Staff governors Mrs Jacqui Bradshaw 26 Jan 2021 25 Jan 2025
Other Mrs Jackie Fowler    

Specific Responsibilities

Responsibility Name
Chair Mike Dawber
Vice chair Maureen Middlehurst
Clerk Deborah Morgan
Headteacher Janice Taberner
Deputy HT Rebecca Crawley
Observer Rebecca Crawley
Safeguarding/Child Protection Governor Donna Sixsmith
EYFS Lauren Murnaghan
SEND Governor Maureen Middlehurst
Data Governor Dean Cullen, Jacqui Bradshaw
English Ruth Rowlance
Maths David Sharpe
RE Clare Orrell
Wider Curriculum Mike Dawber
Pupil Premium Governor Dean Cullen
SEND Maureen Middlehurst
Resources Lead Ruth Rowlance
Standards Lead Maureen Middlehurst

Committee Details

Ht Perf Mgt

Names of Governors  Roles Term Starts Term Ends
Mrs Maureen Middlehurst Foundation governor EYFS 24 Feb 2017 23 Feb 2021
Mr Mike Dawber Foundation governor Chair
Pupil Premium
17 July 2020 16 July 2024
Mrs Ruth Rowlance Foundation governor   09 Mar 2017 08 Mar 2021

Pay Committee

Names of Governors  Roles Term Starts Term Ends
Mrs Janice Taberner Headteacher Headteacher    
Mrs Maureen Middlehurst Foundation governor EYFS 24 Feb 2017 23 Feb 2021
Mr Mike Dawber (Chair) Foundation governor Pupil Premium 17 July 2020 16 July 2024

Register of Interests

Name Details of Pecuniary Interest Details of personal interest
Remit: To deal with all matters delegated by the Governing Body regarding, Finance, Personnel and Health and Safety Remit: To deal with all matters delegated by the Governing Body regarding, Standards in school and the curriculum Remit: To make decisions about performance related pay for teachers and the headteacher
Mr M Dawber (Chair) Nil Nil
Mrs J Taberner Nil Executive Headteacher
Mrs J Bradshaw Nil Early Years Lead & Reception Class Teacher
Miss L Murnaghan Nil Parent
Mr D Sharpe Nil Parent
Mrs R Rowlance Nil Nil
Mrs M Middlehurst Nil Nil
Mr D Cullen Nil Associate Assistant Headteacher at St Edmund Arrowsmith
Mrs R Crawley Nil Nil
Mrs J Fowler Nil Nil
Mr M Gilligan Nil Nil
Mrs L Morgan Nil Nil
Mrs C Orrell Nil Nil
Mrs D Sixsmith Nil Nil

Attendance Record

Name of Governor Dates of Full Governing Body Meetings Attended
  16.09.2020 18.11.2020 27.01.2021 10.03.2021 21.04.2021 09.06.2021
YES NO YES NO YES NO YES NO YES NO YES NO
Mrs Jacqui Bradshaw Y   Y   Y   Y   Y   Y  
Miss Rebecca Crawley   N Y   Y   Y   Y     N
Mr Dean Cullen Y     N Y   Y   Y   Y  
Mr Mike Dawber Y   Y   Y   Y     N Y  
Mrs Maureen Middlehurst Y     N Y   Y   Y   Y  
Miss Lauren Murnaghan           N Y   Y   Y  
Clare Orrell                     Y  
Mrs Ruth Rowlance Y   Y   Y   Y   Y   Y  
Mr David Sharpe Y   Y   Y   Y   Y   Y  
Mrs Donna Sixsmith Y   Y   Y   Y   Y   Y  
Mrs Janice Taberner Y   Y   Y   Y   Y   Y  
Mrs Catrin Taylor Y   Y   Y   Y   Y      
Mrs Jan Watkin   N Y                  
Mrs Angharad Wheatley Y     N Y   Y     N   N
Mrs Jackie Fowler             Y   Y   Y  


Name of Governor Date of Pay Committee Meeting
  16th September 2020
YES NO
Mr M Dawber Y  
Mrs M Middlehurst Y  
Mrs A Wheatley Y  
AN Other    


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