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Governors

Welcome to our Governors' section. 


Please find below details of how our Governing body is structured, including the names, categories, responsibilities and terms of appointment for each Governor.


We have also provided a Register of Governor Interests and an Annual Statement of Issues for your information.

 

If you would like to contact one of our Governors, you may do so via the Clerk to Governors, Carly Wallace Lawman. Her email address is clerk@st-josephs-cockermouth.cumbria.sch.uk

 

Our Chair of Governors, Patty Williams, can be contacted directly on Chair@st-josephs-cockermouth.cumbria.sch.uk and our Parent Governor, Kirsty Bailey, can be reached on GovernorKB@st-Josephs-cockermouth.cumbria.sch.uk

The Governing Body of St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

 

Instrument of Governance

 

Our instrument of Governance states that our Governing Body must be made up of:

 

  • seven foundation governors
  • two parent governors
  • one headteacher
  • one staff governor
  • one local authority governor

 

Our total number of governors is 12

The term of office for a governors is 4 years. After 4 years they can resign or seek reappointment as a governor.

 

Name of

Governor

Category of

Governor

Committees

Designated Roles

Business Interests

Date of

Appointment

Attendance

2016-17

Kirsty

Bailey

Parent

Governor

Educational Performance

HT Performance Management

Key Stage 2  

September

2013

100%

Damon Newton

Staff

Governor

Strategic Direction  

Class 3

Teacher

January

2018

 

John

Bracegirdle

Foundation

Governor

Strategic Direction Buildings & Finance Health & Safety  

May 

2013

67%

Anne

Dunne

Foundation

Governor

Educational Performance

Appeals

Key Stage 1

Attendance

 

December

2012

83%

Maria

Howe

Foundation

Governor

Strategic Direction

HRSE

Equalities

 

May

2017

100%

Dave Millne

Foundation Governor

Educational Performance

SEND

  November 2017  

Claire

MacLeod

Foundation

Governor

Strategic Direction

Staff Grievance/Discipline

 

Vice-Chair of Governors

School

Administrator

January

2013

80%

Charles

Proctor

Foundation

Governor

Strategic Direction

Staff Grievance/Discipline

Pupil Discipline

Pay awards

HT Performance management

Safeguarding

RE/Parish Link

 

May

2014

80%

Teresa

Readman

Headteacher

Buildings & Finance

Educational Performance

Strategic Direction

 

Headteacher

Director of

Mountain View Childcare

  100%

Andrew

Seekings

LA 

Governor

Buildings & Finance Finance  

October

2014

67%

Vacancy

Parent

Governor

Buildings & Finance    

 

 

Patty

Williams 

Foundation

Governor

Educational Performance

Pupil Discipline

Pay Awards

HT Performance Management

Chair Of Governors

EYFS

Safer Recruitment

 

January

2013

100%

 

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