Kington St Michael Church of England Primary School

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Governors

Our School Governing Body.

 

Governors are a voluntary body of people who guide and support the strategic direction of the school. They are members of the school team and their contribution to the running of the school is highly valued.

 

School Governing Body

The instrument of government for Kington St Michael CE Primary School states that the governing body shall consist of:

  • 2 Staff governors
  • 2 Foundation Governors
  • 1 Local authority governor
  • 3 Parent governors
  • 2 Co-opted governors

 

The role of the governing body is a strategic one, its key functions are to:

  • Set the aims and objectives for the school
  • Set the policies for achieving those aims and objectives
  • Set the target for achieving those aims and objectives
  • Monitor and evaluate the progress the school is making towards achievement of it's aims and objectives
  • Be a source of challenge and support to the head teacher (a critical friend)

Chris Ives

Chair of Governors - Co-opted Governor

Responsibilities / Committees: Safeguarding/Child Protection/Looked After Children Governor, Health & Safety Governor and Link Governor for MFL (Modern Foreign Languages)

Date Appointed: 22.09.15

Term of Office: 11.07.20 - 10.07.2024

Business, Personal & Pecuniary Interests: Wife works as support staff

Governance roles in other educational institutions: None

Meetings attended in previous academic year (FGB): 5 of 6

 

Kate Cavey

Head teacher

Responsibilities / Committees: Head teacher

Date Appointed: 01.09.19

Appointed by: GB / Ex-Officio

Term of Office: not set

Business, Personal & Pecuniary Interests: None

Governance roles in other educational institutions: None

Meetings attended in previous academic year (FGB): 6 of 6

 

Joanna Merry

Foundation Governor

Responsibilities / Committees: RE, Humanities, PSHRSE and Mental Health and Wellbeing

Date Appointed: 26.09.19

Term of Office: 26.09.19 - 25.09.23

Business, Personal & Pecuniary Interests: None

Governance roles in other educational institutions: None

Meetings attended in previous academic year (FGB): 5 of 6

 

Sarah Meleady

Co-Opted Governor

Responsibilities / Committees: Sits on all committees, Co Vice-Chair of Governors, SEND and Pupil Premium Governor, Link Governor for ICT/Computing, PE, Outdoor Learning and Gifted and Talented

Date Appointed: 29.09.15

Term of Office: 15.11.17 - 14.11.2021

Business, Personal & Pecuniary Interests: None

Governance roles in other educational institutions: None

Meetings attended in previous academic year (FGB): 5 of 6

 

Lisa Wells

Staff Governor

Responsibilities / Committees: Sits on all committees

Date Appointed: 16.09.19

Term of Office: 16.09.19 - 15.09.23

Business, Personal & Pecuniary Interests: Staff Member

Governance roles in other educational institutions: None

Meetings attended in previous academic year (FGB): 6 of 6

 

Jessica Reay-Jones

Parent Governor

Responsibilities / Committees: Sits on all committees, Transitioning to Safeguarding and Looked After Children Governor, Link Governor for Literacy, Speaking & learning and Early Years

Date Appointed: 24.01.2020

Term of Office: 24.01.2020 - 23.01.2024

Business, Personal & Pecuniary Interests: None

Governance roles in other educational institutions: None

Meetings attended in previous academic year (FGB): 5 of 6

 

Robert Griffin

Parent Governor

Responsibilities / Committees: Sits on all committees, Chair of F&P Committee, Transitioning to Health and Safety Governor and Link Governor for Science, Art & DT and Music

Date Appointed: 22.05.19

Term of Office: 21.05.19 - 20.05.23

Business, Personal & Pecuniary Interests: None

Governance roles in other educational institutions: None

Meetings attended in previous academic year (FGB): 5 of 6

 

 

Michelle Hocking

Clerk to Governors

Minutes Full Governing Body meetings and provides administrative support,

Clerk at six other local primary schools and one secondary school

Contact: mhocking@ksm.wilts.sch.uk clerktogovs@ksm.wilts.sch.uk

 

Former Governors in office during academic year 2020 - 2021:

Kim Wicks - Local Authority Governor 29/09/15 renewed 25/09/19 resigned 23/07/2021 Attendance 3 of 6

 

Financial Information

Financial Information Please note that we do not have any employees with a gross annual salary of more than £100,000.

 

Please Click here to view our school's financial data on the Schools Financial Benchmarking Service.

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