Name of Governing Body: Holy Family Catholic Primary Schoo

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.

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