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

Names of Governors Type of Governor Current Term of Office Date of appointment Date of resignation Appointing Body
Mr A Hegarty (Chair) Foundation 4yrs 12/01/17   Archdiocese of Liverpool
Mr M Dawber (Vice Chair) Parent 4yrs 28/02/17   Elected by parents
Mrs J Watkin Local Authority 4yrs 12/01/17   Nominated by Council and appointed by the Governing Body
Mrs J Taberner Headteacher Temp Nov 2017   N/A
Miss A Corral Parent 4yrs 30/09/16   Elected by parents
Mrs J Bradshaw Staff 4yrs 26/01/17   Elected by staff
Mrs E Fairhurst Foundation 4yrs 28/10/14   Archdiocese of Liverpool
Mrs A Wheatley Foundation 4yrs 3/10/17   Archdiocese of Liverpool
Mr D Sharpe Foundation 4yrs 18/01/17   Archdiocese of Liverpool
Mrs R Rowlance Foundation 4yrs 9/03/17   Archdiocese of Liverpool
Mrs M Middlehurst Foundation 4yrs 24/02/17   Archdiocese of Liverpool
Mr M Collard Foundation 4yrs 22/02/17   Archdiocese of Liverpool

Specific Responsibilities

Responsibility Name
Safeguarding/Child Protection Governor Mrs J Watkin
SEND Governor Mrs A Wheatley
Health and Safety Governor Miss A Corral
Pupil Premium Governor Mr M Dawber
RE Governor Mrs E Fairhurst

Committee Structure

Terms of reference for all committees are available on request from school.

Resources Committee Curriculum and Standards Committee Pay Committee
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
Membership Membership Mr A Hegarty(Chair)
Mr D Sharpe (Chair) Mrs M Middlehurst (Chair) Mrs M Middlehurst
Miss A Corral Mrs A Wheatly AN Other
Mr A Hegarty Mrs J Watkin  
Mrs M Middlehurst Mrs J Bradshaw  
Mr M Dawber Mr M Collard  
Mrs R Rowlance Mrs E Fairhurst  

Ad-hoc Committees:

  • Staff Disciplinary
  • Pupil Discipline
  • Complaints
  • Appeals

Three governors with no prior knowledge will be called alphabetically to form the committee.

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 A Hegarty (Chair) Nil Nil
Mr M Dawber (Vice Chair) Nil Parent
Mrs J Watkin Nil Nil
Mrs J Taberner Nil Nil
Miss A Corral Nil Parent
Mrs J Bradshaw Nil Nil
Mrs E Fairhurst Nil Nil
Mrs A Wheatley Nil Parent
Mr D Sharpe Nil Parent
Mrs R Rowlance Nil Nil
Mrs M Middlehurst Nil Nil
Mr M Collard Nil Nil

Attendance Record

Name of Governor Dates of Full Governing Body Meetings Attended
  13.09.2017 13.12.2017 25.04.2017
YES NO YES NO YES NO
Mr A Hegarty (Chair) Y   Y   Y  
Mr M Dawber (Vice Chair) Y   Y   Y  
Mrs J Watkin Y   Y   Y  
Mrs J Taberner   N Y   Y  
Miss A Corral Y   Y   Y  
Mrs J Bradshaw Y   Y   Y  
Mrs E Fairhurst   N   N Y  
Mrs A Wheatley Y   Y   Y  
Mr D Sharpe Y   Y   Y  
Mrs R Rowlance Y   Y   Y  
Mrs M Middlehurst Y   Y   Y  
Mr M Collard Y   Y   Y  


Name of Governor Dates of Resources Committee Meetings
  23.05.2017 18.10.2017 07.03.2018
YES NO YES NO YES NO
Mr D Sharpe (Chair) Y   Y   Y  
Miss A Corral Y   Y   Y  
Mr A Hegarty   N Y   Y  
Mrs M Middlehurst Y   Y   Y  
Mr M Dawber Y   Y   Y  
Mrs R Rowlance Y   Y   Y  


Name of Governor Dates of Curriculum and Standards Committee Meetings
  01.09.2017 18.10.2017 07.02.2018
YES NO YES NO YES NO
Mrs M Middlehurst (Chair) Y   Y   Y  
Mrs A Wheatly Y   Y   Y  
Mrs J Watkin Y   Y   Y  
Mrs J Bradshaw Y   Y   Y  
Mr M Collard Y   Y   Y  
Mrs E Fairhurst Y   Y   Y  


Name of Governor Date of Pay Committee Meeting
  ???.2017
YES NO
Mr A Hegarty Y  
Mrs M Middlehurst Y  
AN Other    


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