Meet the Governors

Local School Advisory Board

Deneholm Primary School is part of the South West Essex Community Education Trust. Click here for a link to the new Trust website which provides further information about each Academy in the Trust and the Trust’s governance arrangements.

Each school in the Trust, Deneholm Primary included, has its own Scheme of Delegation.  This is available by clicking HERE.

The Trust entered into a supplementary funding agreement with the Department for Education for Deneholm Primary School. This and other legal or financial documents are available on the Trust website at www.swecet.org.

To contact the Trustees or the Chair of Trustees, please contact Peter Melville (Company Secretary) at: melvillep@swecet.org.

Local School Advisory Board (LSAB):

Each Trust school has an LSAB which works with the Headteacher to provide community insight and support the school's development. Meetings are held termly and minutes are provided to the Trust Board.

 

 

 

 

The governing body aims to ensure that children are attending a successful school which provides them with a good education and supports their well-being. The Local Governing Body at Deneholm Community Primary School work together with the head teacher and teaching staff to set the future direction for the school. We have a strong and effective working relationship and are committed to ensuring that every child achieves their full potential in a happy and caring environment.

List of Govenors 2016/2017- Please note- this content is currently being updated

Reconstituted 11.11.2016
Parent 1, staff 2, LA 5

Name of Governor or Associate Member

Category of governor & term of office (4 year term)

Appointing body

Membership of

Committees and Attendance at meetings over the past 12 months

 

Positions of responsibility

Relevant business interests that could present a conflict of interest

Including whether a governor at another school

Personal relationship (if any) with members of school staff

Susan Basnett

Headteacher

Ended 31.8.17

-

FGB 100%

Attendance at 4 of 4 meetings

 

Director - SWECET

 

Tracey Eales

Co-opted Governor

Appointed on 11/11/16

Governing Body

FGB 100%

Attendance at 4 of 4 meetings

Vice Chair

Inclusion (Pupil Premium,safeguarding, SEN)

None

 

Christina Pumfrey

Headteacher

1.9.17

Trust Board

 

 

None

 

Nicola Merchant

Staff Governor

Appointed on 10/11/16 – 07/02/17

Elected by Staff

FGB 66%

Attendance at 2 of 3 meetings

 

None

 

Adrian Van Lanker

Co-opted Governor

Appointed on

11/11/16

Governing Body

FGB 100%

Attendance at 4 of 4 meetings

Chair

(Health and Safety/Finance)

Director – Multi-Academy Trust

 

Simone Dent

Co-opted Governor

Appointed on 11/11/16

Governing Body

FGB 75%

Attendance at 3 of 4 meetings

 

None

 

Pete Goyette

Parent Governor

Appointed on 11/11/16

Elected by Parents

FGB 50%

Attendance at 2 of 4 meetings

 

None

 

Clive Russell

Co-opted Governor

Appointed on 11/11/16

Governing Body

FGB 50%

Attendance at 2 of 4 meetings

 

None

 

Helen Dove

Co-opted Governor

Appointed on 11/11/16

Governing Body

FGB 75%

Attendance at 3 of 4 meetings 75%

 

None

 

Jack Lloyd

Staff Governor

Appointed on 11/11/16

Governing Body

FGB 100% Attendance at 2 of 2 meetings

 

None

 

Sam Proctor

Staff Governor

Appointed on 1/09/16 – ended on 10/11/16

Elected by Staff

FGB 100%

Attendance at 2 of 2 meetings

 

None

 

Caroline Turner

Staff Governor

Appointed on 1/09/16 – ended on 10/11/16

Elected by Staff

 

FGB 100%

Attendance at 2 of 2 meetings

 

Lewis Turner is employed by Turner Vinyl Signs – a company that is used by the school.

 

Jaz Jhita

Associate

Ended 10/11/16

-

FGB 50%

Attendance at 1 of 2 meetings

 

None

 

Rachel Akinlawon

Parent Governor

Appointed on 19/12/12 – ended on 10/11/16

Elected by Parents

FGB 50%

Attendance at 1 of 2 meetings

 

None

 

Dominic Davidson

Local Authority

Appointed on 1/11/15 – ended on 10/11/16)

Local Authority

FGB 0%

Attendance at 0 of 2 meetings

 

Vice Chair

Director – Multi-Academy Trust

 

Lee Kooyman

Associate

Ended 10/11/16

-

FGB 50%

Attendance at 1 of 2 meetings

 

None