Meet the Governors

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