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Marshfields School

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Governors

Marshfields Special School Governing Body

What are our Responsibilities?

We ensure that Marshfields School provides high quality teaching and learning in a supportive and caring environment to enable each of our pupils to develop to their full potential.

In carrying out our responsibilities we monitor and promote to the highest standard the following:

  • Outcomes for all pupils
  • Quality of teaching, learning and assessment
  • Personal Development, Behaviour and Welfare within the school
  • Quality of leadership and management of the school

Other responsibilities:

  • Meeting all statutory requirements applicable to staff and pupils including ensuring the financial health of the school
  • Promoting Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural as well as British Values
  • Ensuring equality for all

Members of the Governing Body carry out their duties by making fact-finding and monitoring school visits and by attending school events and up to four of the following committees:-

  • Full Governor Committee
  • Finance, Health and Safety Committee
  • Human Resources Committee
  • Curriculum Committee

Governing Body Membership 2016-17

Name (responsibility)

Type of Governor

Date appointed

Expiry date of appointment

Membership of the Four      Committees:               
Full Governors, HR,  Finance and Health & Safety, Curriculum

Sheila Brown

Safeguarding

(Chair) Co-opted

01-09-14

31-08-18

Full Governors, HR, Finance and Health & Safety, Curriculum.

Janet James (Headtacher)

Staff

 

 

Full Governors, HR, Finance and Health & Safety, Curriculum.

Jo Johnson (Vice Chair: Welfare)

LA Representatives

01-12-15

30-11-19

Full Governors, HR, Finance and Health & Safety, Curriculum.

Elaine Orton (Vice Chair: Curriculum & Post 16

Co-opted

01-09-14

31-08-18

Full Governors, HR, Curriculum.

Amanda Anderson (Deputy Head)

Staff Representative

21-09-17

20-09-21

Full Governors, HR, Finance and Health & Safety, Curriculum

Brian Redshaw (Chair of Finance and Health & Safety)

Co-opted

01-01-16

 31-01-20

Full Governors, Finance and Health & Safety, Curriculum.

Sarah Seccombe Co-opted 21-09-17 20-09-21 Full Governors, Curriculum
Debbie Hastings Parent Governor 01-09-16 31-12-20 Full Governors, Curriculum

Abdul Choudhuri

Parent/Carer Governor

01-09-16

31-12-20

 Full Governors, Finance, Health and Safety

Shelley Taylor (Associate)

Staff

01-09-14

31.08.18

Full Governors, HR.

 

Isabel Clark Co-opted 21-09-17 20-09-21 Full Governors, Finance, Health and Safety
Veronica Raby Associate 21-09-17 20-09-21 Full Governors, HR.

Michelle Brownsword. (Associate)

Staff Business Manager 

01-01-16

31.12.20

Finance and Health & Safety

Debbie Drane (Assistant Head)

Staff Observer

21-09-17

20-09-21

Full Governors, HR, Curriculum, Finance

Derek Lea

Clerk

 

 

All

September 2017

Contact Details: Leave a message for the Chair of Governors at Reception or Email sheilabrown@marshfields-sch.co.uk