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Meet the Governors

 

Mr Darren Claydon

Role: Co-opted Governor, Leadership and Management Committee, Compliance Governor
Date of appointment: 29th February 2016
Term of office: 4 years
Appointed by:  Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - NONE
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                                   
  • 2017-18: Full Governing Board 5/6; Committee 2/3
  • 2018-19Full Governing Board 2/4; Committee 2/3
  • 2019-20: Full Governing Board 2/4; Committee 2/3

 

Mrs Sharon Corbin

Role: Co-opted Governor, Standards and Achievement Committee
Date of appointment: 18th November 2019
Term of office: 4 years
Appointed by:  Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - NONE
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                                   
  • 2019-20: Full Governing Board 2/3; Committee 2/2

 

Miss Vanessa Hicks

Role: Headteacher
Date of appointment: 1st September 2015
Term of office: N/A
Appointed by: Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - NONE
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                                   
  • 2017-18: Full Governing Board 6/6; Committee 6/6
  • 2018-19: Full Governing Board 4/4; Committee 6/6
  • 2019-20: Full Governing Board 4/4; Committee 5/5

 

Mrs Josephine Hinson

Role: Co-opted Governor, Chair of the Leadership and Management Committee, Compliance Governor
Date of appointment: 28th September 2011 (Governing Board reconstituted 21st April 2015). Re-elected 26th March 2019
Term of office: 4 years
Appointed by: Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - NONE
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                                     
  • 2017-18: Full Governing Board 5/6; Committee 1/3
  • 2018-19: Full Governing Board 3/4; Committee 3/3
  • 2019-20: Full Governing Board 4/4; Committee 3/3

 

Mrs Alison Jenkinson

Role: Vice Chair, Parent Governor, Chair of the Standards and Achievement Committee, Early Years Governor
Date of appointment: 15th September 2016
Term of office: 4 years
Appointed by: Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - NONE
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                                   
  • 2017-18: Full Governing Board 6/6; Committee 3/3
  • 2018-19: Full Governing Board 4/4; Committee 3/3
  • 2019-20: Full Governing Board 4/4; Committee 2/2 

 

Mr Ben Mackett

Role: Parent Governor, Vice Chair of the Leadership and Management Committee, English Governor, Modern Foreign Languages Governor
Date of appointment: 26th March 2019
Term of office: 4 years
Appointed by: Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - NONE
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                             
  • 2018-19: Full Governing Board 2/2; Committee 1/2
  • 2019-20: Full Governing Board 3/4; Committee 1/3

 

Mr Tom Speer

Role: Staff Governor
Date of appointment: 25th May 2020
Term of office: 4 years
Appointed by: Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - TEACHER AT GURNARD PRIMARY SCHOOL
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                                   
  • 2019-20: Full Governing Board 

 

Mrs Emma Meek

Role: Chair of Governors, Local Authority Governor, Standards and Achievement Committee, Leadership and Management Committee, Child Protection and Safeguarding Governor, Creative Arts Governor, PEACH/Wellbeing Governor
Date of appointment: Elected as Parent Governor on 11th December 2015 and as Local Authority Governor on 12th December 2019
Term of office: 4 years
Appointed by:  Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - NONE
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                                   
  • 2017-18: Full Governing Board 6/6; Committee 5/6
  • 2018-19: Full Governing Board 4/4; Committee 6/6
  • 2019-20: Full Governing Board 3/4; Committee 5/5

 

Mr Roger Rickman

Role: Co-opted Governor; Standards and Achievement Committee; Maths Governor
Date of appointment: 26th March 2019
Term of office: 4 years
Appointed by: Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - NONE
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                                   
  • 2018-19: Full Governing Board 2/2; Committee 2/2
  • 2019-20: Full Governing Board 3/4; Committee 2/2 

 

Mrs Liz Smith

Role: Parent Governor; Vice Chair of the Standards and Achievement Committee; Inclusion Governor
Date of appointment: 15th September 2016
Term of office: 4 years
Appointed by: Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - NONE
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                                   
  • 2017-18: Full Governing Board 6/6; Committee 3/3
  • 2018-19: Full Governing Board 4/4; Committee 3/3
  • 2019-20: Full Governing Board 4/4; Committee 2/2

 

Click here to see details of Governing Board members that have served during

the last 12 months but are no longer Governing Board members