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Governors

 

 

 

A school can have between 9 and 20 governors who are collectively known as the governing body. The Preston and Wingham Primary Schools Federation has one Governing Body school. The governing body works with the staff to develop the vision, values and ethos of the federation and the school’s within it. They support and challenge the federation to continuously review, evaluate and develop its systems and provision to enable all pupils to achieve the very best education in a safe and secure environment and consequently achieve all that they are capable of.

 

The governing body of The Preston & Wingham Primary Schools Federation has 12 members, made up as follows:

 

  • 2 Parent Governors, 1 from each school who are elected by and from parents of children at their respective school
  • 1 Staff governor, elected by the staff from among the teachers and non-teaching staff at the federation
  • 1 Local Authority governor, appointed by the Local Authority panel
  • 7 Co-opted governors, chosen by the rest of the governing body as a result of a skills audit
  • The Executive Headteacher

 

Name

Governor Type

Date of Appointment

Term of Office

Business & Pecuniary Interests

Material Interests

Attendance Record

George Jenkins 

LA

September 2013

4 years

 

None

 

Nick Scott-Kilvert (Chair)

Parent

September 2013

4 years

None

None

 

Graham Birrell (Vice-CHair)

Co-opted

 

4 years

None

None

 

Marie Blench

Staff

 

4 years

None

None

 

James Braund

Parent

September 2013

4 years

None

None

 

Lorraine Brazier

Co-opted

September 2013

4 years

None

None

 

Len Hinksman

Co-opted

September 2013

4 years

None

None

 

Karen Kelderis

Co-opted

 

4 years

None

None

 

Tim Odlin

Co-opted

September 2013

4 years

None

None

 

Linda Taylor

Executive Headteacher

September 2013

Duration of post

None

None

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The governing body of The Preston & Wingham Primary Schools Federation works to the circle model of governance. 

 

Contact can be made with the governing body via Mrs D Watmough (office@winghamprimary.co.uk) who is the Clerk to the Governors.