Governors

COMPOSITION OF GOVERNING BODY

With effect from 6th February, 2024

 

2023-2024
Committee/Group Present Membership
Chair of Governors Mr. G. Evans
Vice Chair of Governors Mrs. C. Norris
Clerk to Governing Body Ms. A. Dobbs
Finance Committee

 

Quorum 50%

Mr. G. Evans

Mr. G. Owen – Committee Chair

Headteacher

Mr. C. Davies

Ms. N. Gittins

Ms. H. Jacobs

Mr. G. Hughes

Mr. A. Price

Mrs. J. Collier

Mrs. C. Norris

Mr. B. Trewartha

 

Personnel Committee

 

Quorum 50% 

Mr. G. Evans

Mr. G. Owen

Headteacher

Mrs. M. Garnon

Mrs. K. Hooper

Mr. N. Massey – Committee Chair

Ms. H. Jones – Committee Vice Chair

Mrs. C. Norris

LEA Vacancy

 

Curriculum Group

 

Quorum 50%

Mr. G. Evans

Mr. G. Owen

Headteacher

Mrs. J. Collier

LEA Vacancy

Mrs. M. Garnon – Committee Vice Chair

Mr. C. Davies

Mrs. K. Hooper

Mrs. C. Norris – Committee Chair

Mrs. K. Phillips

Ms. H. Jacobs

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monitoring Committee

 

Quorum 50%

Mr. G. Evans

Mr. G. Owen

Headteacher

Mrs. N. Arnold – Committee Chair

Mr. C. Davies

Mrs. K. Hooper

Ms. N. Gittins

Mr. A. Sims

Mr. B. Trewartha

Mr. A. Price

Mr. N. Massey

Miss D. Lewis

Guest: Sharon Dawes

 

Community & Parental Link Committee Mr. G. Evans

Headteacher

Mr. N. Massey

Mrs. N. Arnold

Mr. G. Hughes

Mr. A. Sims

Mrs. H. Jones

Miss D. Lewis

Ms. N. Gittins

 

First Committee (Staff) Chair or Vice Chair

Mrs. K. Hooper

Mrs. M. Garnon

Mr. G. Owen (Reserve)

Mrs. H. Jones (Reserve)

 

Second Committee (Staff) Chair or Vice Chair;

All other Governors not included in First Committee (Staff)

 

Redundancy Panel Chair or Vice Chair

Mrs. K. Hooper

Mrs. M. Garnon

Mrs. C. Norris

Mrs. N. Arnold (Reserve)

 

Appeal Redundancy Panel Vice Chair;

All other Governors not included in Redundancy Panel

 

Complaints Committee

 

Student Disciplinary

 

Chair of Governors

Vice Chair of Governors

Mrs. K. Hooper

Mrs. M. Garnon

Ms. H. Jones (Reserve)

Mr. G. Owen (Reserve)

 

Salary Review

 

Chair of Finance Committee

Mrs. M. Garnon

Mrs. C. Norris

LEA Vacancy

 

Performance Management Mr. G. Evans

Mrs. K. Hooper

Mrs. C. Norris

Ms. H. Jones (Reserve)

 

Staff Welfare/Initial Staffing Three members of Personnel

 

 

Link Governors

 

Areas Links to Estyn Inspection Framework Link Governors Number
Curriculum Areas (Areas of Learning & Experience - AoLEs)

 

 
Language, Literacy & Communication (LLC)

(incl. English, MFL, Welsh)

Staff Lead: Jenny Conway

3.1: The breadth, balance and appropriateness of the school’s curriculum

3.2: Teaching & Assessment

2.1: Well-being and attitudes to learning (the four purposes)

Natalie Arnold / LEA Vacancy      3
Humanities (incl. WBQ)

 

Claire Norris / Andrew Sims      2
Science & Technology

 

Glyn Evans / Ben Trewartha      2
Maths & Numeracy

 

Nia Gittins / Andrew Price      2
Expressive Arts (incl. Music, Drama, Performing Arts) Kath Hooper      1
Health & Well-being (includes PE)

 

Julia Collier / Andrew Price      2
Whole School Issues

 

Standards (incl. Curriculum for Wales Y7 & Y8 and Key Stage 4) 1.1: Standards & progress in learning & skills overall Glyn Evans / Claire Norris / LEA Vacancy      3
Attendance & behaviour

 

2.2: Attitudes to learning Claire Norris / Hayley Jacobs      2
Safeguarding / Prevent / Anti-Bullying /

 

4.2: Safeguarding Natalie Arnolds / Andrew Sims      2
Health & Safety (incl. Site Management)

 

4.2: Safeguarding

5.1: Quality and effectiveness of leaders and managers

Glyn Evans / Ben Trewartha      2
Teaching & Leadership Standards (incl. NQTs) 3.2: Teaching & Assessment

5.1: Quality and effectiveness of leaders and managers

5.2: Self-evaluation processes and improvement planning

5.3: Professional learning

 

 

Marilyn Garnon

Natalie Arnold

 

 

2

Student Leadership (incl. School Council)

 

2.1: Well-being

 

 

Kath Hooper / Hannah Jones     2
Additional Learning Needs (ALN) & Children Looked After (CLA)

Staff Lead: Mrs. K. Phillips

 

4.1: Personal development (including spiritual, moral, social and cultural development and the provision of learning support) Marilyn Garnon 1
Communication Disorder Unit (CDU)

Staff Lead: Mr. R. Gardiner

 

4.1: Personal development (including spiritual, moral, social and cultural development and the provision of learning support) Hannah Jones 1
Transition

Staff Lead: Mrs. D. Baldock

 

1.1: Standards & progress in learning & skills overall Marilyn Garnon 1
Whole School Emotional and Mental Well-being (incl. Healthy Schools)

Staff Lead: Ms. L. Nicklin

 

2.1: Well-being and attitudes to learning (the four purposes)

4.1: Personal development (including spiritual, moral, social and cultural development and the provision of learning support)

Julia Collier / Gareth Hughes 2
Equality & Diversity (incl. Community Focussed Schools, Equal Opportunities, Poverty, e-FSM, Racism, LGBTQ+)

Staff Lead: Mrs. D. Baldock and Ms. L. Nicklin

4.1: Personal development (including spiritual, moral, social and cultural development and the provision of learning support) Nia Gittins / Hannah Jones 2
GDPR / School Data Systems

Staff Lead: Mr. C. Davies

 

5.1: Quality and effectiveness of leaders and managers

 

 

Julia Collier

 

1

Sixth Form

Staff Lead: Mr. M. Nelson

1.1: Standards & progress in learning & skills overall 1
Governor Induction Mentor

 

5.1: Quality and effectiveness of leaders and managers Joy Nicholls 1
Teaching Assistant Champion

 

4.1: Personal development (including spiritual, moral, social and cultural development and the provision of learning support) Danielle Lewis 1
RCT Governors’ Association

 

5.1: Quality and effectiveness of leaders and managers Hayley Jacobs 1
Careers

Staff Lead: Miss. K. Ponting

Hayley Jacobs 1