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St. Mary's Catholic High School

 

 

The remit for the Governing Body is to:

  1. Ensure clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction;
  2. Hold the Headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils, and the performance management of staff; and
  3. Oversee the financial performance of the school and making sure its money is well spent.

 

Governing Body Composition:

Type of Governor

No.

Headteacher

1

Local Authority

1

Foundation

7

Parent

2

Staff

1

 

 

2016/2017

Names of Governors

Type of Governor

Term of Office

Start Date

End Date

Appointing Body

Mr Jack Farrimond

LA

4

20.02.14

19.02.18

Local Authority

Dr Justine Silcock

Foundation

4

01.09.16

31.08.20

Archdiocese

Mr Anthony Barrett

Foundation

4

01.09.16

31.08.20

Archdiocese

Mrs Patricia Snape

Foundation

4

31.10.15

30.10.19

Archdiocese

Mrs Catherine Lees

Foundation

4

01.09.16

31.08.20

Archdiocese

Mr Matthew Collings

Foundation

4

01.12.16 30.11.20

Archdiocese

Mr Michael Montford

Parent

4 14.12.16 13.12.20 Elected

Prof Christopher Nester

Foundation

4

29.09.16

28.09.20

Archdiocese

Prof Freda Bridge

Foundation

4

12.01.16

11.01.20

Archdiocese

Mr Sean Blezard

Parent

4

14.12.16

13.12.20

Elected

Mrs Catherine Hughes

Staff

4

30.09.14

01.10.18

Elected - Staff

Mr Andrew Dawson

Headteacher

     

Governing Body

 

Register of Interests

Name

Details of

Pecuniary Interest

Details of

Personal Interest

Mr Jack Farrimond

None

None

Prof Christopher Nester

None

Family relative a member of the teaching staff

Dr Justine Silcock

Member of UCU

Volunteer Coordinator CAFOD

Co-Chair of Liverpool Archdiocesan J& P Commission

Daughter works for NST

Mrs Patricia Snape

None

None

Mrs Catherine Lees

None

None

Prof Freda Bridge

Consultant to WWLCSD

Facilitator for Archdiocese Senior Leadership Programme

 

Mr Anthony Barrett

None

Daughter a teacher at school

Mrs Catherine Hughes

NUT member

None

Mr Andrew Dawson

ASCL

WASCL - Chair

None

 

 

Committee Structure 2016/2017

Finance & Resources

Standards Committee

Monitoring Committee

Pupil Support Committee

Pay Committee

Membership

Membership

Membership

Membership

Membership

Mr Dawson

Mr Dawson

Mr Dawson

Mr Dawson

Mr Dawson

Mrs Hughes

Mrs Hughes

Mrs Hughes

Mr Barrett

Mrs Lees

Mr Barrett

Mrs Lees

Mrs Lees

Mrs Snape

Prof Nester

Mrs Lees

Dr Silcock

Prof Nester

Mrs Wilkinson

Mrs Snape

Mrs Snape

Prof Bridge

Dr Silcock

Dr Silcock

Mr Farrimond

Mr Farrimond

Mr Farrimond

Mrs Snape

Mr Farrimond

 

Prof Bridge

 

Mr Farrimond

   
 

 

Specific Responsibilities:

Responsibility

Name

Safeguarding/Child Protection Governor

Mrs P Snape/Mr J Farrimond

SEND/HAP Governor

Mrs P Snape/Prof Nester

Disadvantaged

Mr J Farrimond

Boy's Achievement

Prof F Bridge

 

 

2015 / 2016

Names of Governors

Type of Governor

Term of Office

Start Date

End Date

Appointing Body

Mr J Farrimond

LA

4

20.02.14

19.02.18

Local Authority

Dr J Silcock

Foundation

4

01.09.16

31.08.20

Archdiocese

Mrs J Clegg

Foundation

4

01.09.12

31.08.16

Archdiocese

Mr P Chamberlain

Foundation

4

01.09.12

31.08.16

Archdiocese

Mr A Barrett

Foundation

4

01.09.12

31.08.16

Archdiocese

Mrs P Snape

Foundation

4

31.10.11

30.10.15

Archdiocese

Mrs C Lees

Foundation

4

01.09.13

31.08.16

Archdiocese

Mr A Boyter

Foundation

4

31.10.11

30.10.15

Archdiocese

Prof C Nester

Parent

4

01.09.14

31.08.18

Elected - Parent

Mrs E Wilkinson

Parent

4

30.11.15

30.11.19

Elected - Parent

Mrs C Hughes

Staff

4

30.09.14

01.10.18

Elected - Staff

Mr A Dawson

Headteacher

     

Governing Body

* The Archdiocese of Liverpool appoints the school’s Foundation Governors.

 

Ad-hoc Committees:

  • Staff Disciplinary
  • Pupil Discipline
  • Complaints
  • Appeals
  • Admissions

Three governors with no prior knowledge will be called to form the committee.

Terms of reference for all committees are available on request from school.

 

 

Governor Attendance 2015-2016

Governor Attendance 2016-2017

 

 

Any enquiries please contact the Clerk to Governors, Mrs P Lloyd.