Governors

The Governing Body is made up of volunteers who represent the parents, staff, local community and the local education authority.  If you would like to find out more about the work of the Governing Body please ask at the school office.

 

Their main roles are :

  • Setting the school's vision, ethos and strategic direction.
  • Holding the Headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school, its pupils and;
  • Overseeing the financial performance of the school and ensuring money is well spent

 

 

CHAIR OF GOVERNING BODY

Ms. Gloria Amadi  (June 2018) 

  

PARENT GOVERNORS

   Mr. Bhavik Bhagdev (June 2015) ,   Mr. Hitesh Kerai (June 2015),  

                             Mrs Alina Mihalache (Jan 2017)  Mrs. Karuna Khan (Dec 2017)                

(Elected by Parents)  

STAFF GOVERNORS

Mrs. Nicole Lobo (Headteacher)

Mrs. Laura Minihan    (Elected by staff – Nov. 2017)

    

L.A. REPRESENTATIVE

Che-Kwon Sterling (Nov.2018) - Nominated by LA, appointed by GB

CO-OPTED GOVERNORS – Appointed by Governing Body on dates shown.

Ms. Gloria Amadi (Chair) (June 2018)

Mr. Nilesh Parekh (Vice Chair) (Nov.2017)

Dr. Jesan Benjamin (June 2018)

Mr. John Morgan (Mar.2017)

Rev’d Natasha Woodward (Mar.2015)

Mr. Muneeb Ishtiaq (Mar.2015)

Emily Barnes (Nov.2018) 

                                                

ASSOCIATE MEMBERS – Appointed by Governing Body on dates shown

Appointed annually by Governing Body with voting rights only on Committees

Mr. Andrew Miller                         - Curriculum Committee (June 2018)

Mrs. Elizabeth McLaren               - Curiculum Committee (June 2018)

Mrs. Uma Malhotra                       - Welfare Committee (June 2018)

Mrs. Brenda Robb                         - Finance Committee (June 2018)

Mrs. Jag Sidhu (Associate Head) - All Committees (June 2018)

 

CLERK - Mrs Jean Nield (March 2018)      

The term of office for all Governors is four years, apart from the Headteacher who serves for as long as in post. Associate Members and the Clerk are appointed annually. 

 

Finance Committee

Nilesh Parekh - Chair

John Morgan

Hitesh Kerai

Nicole Lobo

Brenda Robb

Jag Sidhu

 

 

Welfare Committee

Jag Sidhu - Chair

Alina Mihalache

Karuna Khan

Nicole Lobo

Uma Malhotra

Laura Minihan

 

 

Curriculum Committee

Gloria Amadi – Chair

Muneeb Ishtiaq

Nicole Lobo

Jag Sidhu

Andrew Miller

Elizabeth McLaren

Emily Barnes

Che-Kwon Sterling 

Personnel Committee

Gloria Amadi – Chair

Nilesh Parekh

Nicole Lobo

Jag Sidhu

Natasha Woodward

 

 

 

Responsible Governors:

Safeguarding & Child Protection – Mrs. Gloria Amadi;

Health & Safety – Mr Nilesh Parekh;     Equality – Mrs. Marina Aziz;

S.E.N.D. – Mrs. Jag Sidhu;   Pupil Premium – Mrs. Gloria Amadi;

Performance Management & Target Setting – Mrs. Gloria Amadi & Mr Nilesh Parekh;

Numeracy – Mr John Morgan;   Literacy – Mrs. Uma Malhotra; Science - Mr Hitesh Kerai

Computing - Mr Muneeb Ishtiaq

 

A Register of Governors' Business and Personal Interests is maintained & Updated annually.

Currently there are no Business Interests declared.

Relationships declared between Governors and school staff are as follows:

Nilesh Parekh's wife and John Morgan's son work as Teaching Assistants.

 

Key: first number represents number attended; second number is number of meetings eligible to attend.
GOVERNING BODY & COMMITTEE MEETINGS         -       ATTENDANCE IN ACADEMIC YEAR 2017/2018
Name Gov.Type Full Gov. Body Finance Committee Curriculum Committee Welfare Committee Personnel Committee Term Ended or resigned
Alina Mihalache Parent 1/3     3/3    
Andrew Miller Associate 2/2   1/1      
Bhavik Bhagdev Parent 2/3   0/3 1/3    
Brenda Robb Associate 3/3 4/4        
Elizabeth McLaren Associate 2/2   1/1      
Gloria Amadi -Chair L.A. 2/3   2/3   4/4  
Hitesh Kerai Parent 2/3 2/4        
Jag Sidhu Associate 3/3 4/4 3/3 3/3 3/4  
John Morgan Co-opted 3/3 4/4        
Kamal Singh Co-opted 0/1 0/1   1/1   Dec. 2017
Karuna Khan Parent 2/2     2/2    
Laura Minihan Staff 3/3     2/2    
Marina Aziz Staff 1/1   1/1 1/1   Dec. 2017
Merlene Jackson Associate 0/1     1/1   Mar. 2018
Muneeb Ishtiaq Co-opted 3/3   1/3      
Natasha Woodward Co-opted 2/3       4/4  
Nicole Lobo Headteacher 3/3 4/4 3/3 1/3 3/4  
Nilesh Parekh Co-opted 3/3 4/4     4/4  
Uma Malhotra Co-opted until 13/11/17 then Associate 2/3     3/3