Governing Body

Composition of the Governing Body

 

Our Governing Body consists of 12 members.  They are:-

  • 1 Head Teacher
  • 1 LA Governor (nominated by LA and appointed by Governing Body)
  • 1 Staff Elected Governor (elected by staff)
  • 3 Elected Parent Governors (elected by Parents/Carers)
  • 6 Co-opted Governors (appointed by Governing Body)

 

All Governors service for 4 years before they need to be replaced, re-elected or re-appointed.

 

Different Types of Governor:

Parent Governors – parents or carers elected by other parents or carers with children at the school, (when there is a vacancy for a parent governor all parents/carers are contacted by letter/website and are asked for nominations, if there are more nominations than vacancies then parents/carers are asked to take part in a vote to elect the parent governors. The Governing Body may appoint parent governors if it is not possible to fill the places by election.

Staff Governor – elected by staff by a vote when a vacancy arises.

LA Governor – suggested by the LA following a skills request by the Governing Body – appointed by the Governing Body.

Co-opted Governor – individuals who are approached by the Governing Body on the basis of a significant contribution which they can make to the school

Associate Members – Governing Body may appoint associate members to sit on committees

Members of the Governing Body

 

Mrs L Tuplin Chair of Governors – LA Governor
Mrs S Allen Vice Chair of Governors – Co-opted Governor
Safeguarding
Ms M Stratton Head Teacher
Mr P Hill Teacher Governor
Health & Safety, British Values
Mr A Cox Co-opted Governor
LAC
Mr J Kellett Co-opted Governor
Pupil Premium
Mr M Vernon Co-opted Governor
CPD
Mrs D Stocks Co-opted Governor – SEN
Mr P Smith

Vacancies

Parent Governor

1 Parent Governors

1 Co-opted Governor
Mrs P Miles Clerk to Governors
Mr C Marshall Assistant Head Teacher – Associate
Mrs H Hall Finance & Business Manager – Associate

Please click on document below to see Current Governors, Category, Appointment, End of Office information

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Register of Interests

The Governing Body must ensure that Governors are not involved in activities that might conflict with their role within the school.  As such a register of interest must be made available on the school website.

This document is updated fully each year and reviewed throughout the year.  It is the Governors responsibility to make the school aware of any changes during the year.

Please click on the document below to view the Register of Interests.

Please click on the document below to view the Governors Links and Responsibilities

Governors at St Clare’s reside on a range of committees:

Full Governors

Please click on the document below to see the dates for Governors meetings arranged for 2016-2017

Please click on document below to see the attendance of Governing Body member

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If you would like to contact the governors please email governors@stclares.derby.sch.uk

If you are interested in becoming a governor please contact the Clerk to the Governors on pmiles@stclares.derby.sch.uk

Attached Statements

 

Policies

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