Governing Body

RESULT OF THE PARENT GOVERNOR BALLOT Friday, 14th February 2020

Full Governor Board (FGB) Structure and Remit

Governors – strategy, finance, the deployment of resources, decisions, accountability and challenge.

Head teacher and SLT – day to day operations and management.

Full Governor  Board:  20 Governors (11 Foundation,  3 Parent,  3 Staff, 2 section 51, 1 Head teacher).

Chair:  John Ciereszko     Vice Chair:  Sarah Costello- Byrne

Meetings:  3 times a year

Function:  The strategic direction of the school - Preserving and developing the Christian character of the school - Monitoring school standards of performance and improvements - Pupil progress - Use of Pupil Premium Grant - Allocated finance (budget) - Quality of Leadership - Management and Governance - Effectiveness of whole school leadership – Accountability - SEF and SIP - Resources & delegations - Quality of teaching - Staffing appointments - Succession planning - Safeguarding and health and safety - Pupil behaviour and safety - Equality - Well-being- Care  and maintenance of the school assets – Buildings -Facilities and learning environments - Statutory requirements - Policies and procedures – Marketing - School web site.

Committees

Mission and Ethos

Chair:  Vincent Brown

Meetings: 3 times a year

Function: Preserving and developing the Christian character of the school - Mission statement - Collective worship - Pastoral care - Admission Policy - Equal Opportunities - Safeguarding - Induction of new staff & students - to report to the FGB

Resources

Chair:  Sarah Costello-Byrne 

Meetings: 3 times a year

Function: Setting the budget - Monthly monitoring of the budget - Financial management  - Pupil Premium Grant / PE funding - Appointment of staff  - Personnel policies - Appraisal protocols -  - School assets - The school premises and facilities - Development projects - Rolling programmes for maintenance - Accessibility plan - Health and Safety -  Site security - to report to the FGB

 

Standards and Quality

Chair:  John Ciereszko

Meetings: 3 times a year

Function:  School standards - Pupil progress and their outcomes - Quality of teaching and learning - School improvement - Target setting - Attendance and behaviour -School key priorities - Curriculum policies and schemes of work - Extended Schools activities - Effectiveness of Inclusion systems and routines - Pupil Premium and use of PE funding - to report to the FGB

Panels

Admissions

Chair: 

Meetings: Formed when required.

Function: - To rank applications for admission to the school – to consider in year applications – to report to the FGB

Appeals

Chair: 

Meetings: Formed when required.

Function: To be the final arbiter for matters referred to the panel. Members selected depending on the nature of the content of the appeal to ensure no tainting.

Discipline

Chair: 

Meetings: Formed when required.

Function: To be the final arbiter for matters referred to the panel. Members selected depending on the nature of the content of the appeal to ensure no tainting.

 Head Teacher Performance Management

Chair:  John Ciereszko

Meetings: Twice yearly

Function: Setting of targets for the Head Teacher – to report to the FGB

 

GOVERNING BODY INFORMATION - 2020/2021 

Name

Governor

Category

Appointed

By

Period of Service

Committee Membership

 

Position/

Responsibility/

Faculty Link &

Functional Link

Relevant

Business interests

Membership of any other governing body (education)

 

Relationships between governor and school staff. Any material interests with close family relationships

Ms Shireen

BHAIYAT

Parent

Parents

21/02/18 to

20/02/22

M & E

S & Q Ex

Attendance & Behaviour

 

None declared

None

Children pupils at SPHS

Mr Vincent BROWN

Foundation

Clifton Diocese

08/04/20 to 07/04/24

M & E

R

Ex

Str

Well-Being

 

Chair of M & E

 

 

 

Mrs Cathleen

BURDEN

Parent

Parents

21/02/18 to

20/02/22

M & E

S & Q

Ex

SEND

 

None declared

None

Child pupil at SPHS

Ms Esme CAWLEY

Staff

Staff

21/05/21 to 20/05/25

 

 

None declared

None

None

Mr John

CIERESZKO

(Chair of Governors)

Foundation

Clifton

Diocese

22/11/17 to 21/11/21

M & E   S & Q

R

Ex

HP

Str

Training

 

None declared

None

Children pupils at SPHS

Mr Matthew

COLLINS

Foundation

Clifton Diocese

26/05/21 to 25/05/25

 

 

None declared

None

Child pupil at SPHS

Mrs Sarah

COSTELLO-BYRNE

(Vice Chair of Governors)

Foundation

Clifton

Diocese

21/09/18

to

20/09/22

S & Q

R

Ex

HP

Str

Chair of R

Owner of accountancy business

Chair - Beech Green Primary Governors

Child pupil at SPHS

Mr Stuart

CRABB

Staff

Staff

13/11/17 to 12/11/21

 

 

Employed by SPHS

Secretary of RFU

None

None

Mrs Stephanie LAYHE

(Principal)

Ex-Officio

 

 

M & E

S & Q

R

 

 

 

 

Mr John

O’SULLIVAN

 

Foundation

Clifton

Diocese

01/08/19 to 31/07/23

M & E

R

Ex

HP

Safeguarding

 

R.E.

 

None declared

Co-opted Governor Abbeymead Primary School

None

Mgr William

SLATTERY               

Foundation

Clifton

Diocese

01/08/19 to 31/07/23

 

 

None declared

None

None

Mrs Dawn SUMMERS-BREEZE

Foundation

Clifton Diocese

05/05/20 to 04/05/24

S & Q

M & E

Str

Chair of S&Q

 

 

 

Mr Lee TEMPEST

Parent

Parents

24/02/20 to 23/02/24

S & Q

R

Ex

H & S

Owner of web design business

None

Children pupils of SPHS

Foundation Governor Vacancy (x4)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Article 51 Vacancy (x2)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Staff Governor Vacancy (x1)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Committees

Ex                          Exclusion / Appeals Panel                                         
HP                         Head’s Performance                                    
Str                         Strategy
M & E                    Mission and Ethos                                                         
R                           Resources                                                          
S & Q                   
Standards and Quality

Governors who have retired since the end of the summer term 2020

Mr Ian CAHILL

Foundation

Clifton Diocese

01/08/19 - 13/08/20

Mr Jason CHAMBERS

Staff

Staff

26/03/20 – 22/09/20

Mrs Louise PAGE

Foundation

Clifton Diocese

22/11/19 – 13/10/20

Mr Stephen McKERNAN

Foundation

Clifton Diocese

09/09/20 – 20/11/20

Mrs Nicky LOWE

Foundation

Clifton Diocese

29/10/20 – 23/11/20

Mr Frank CARTER

Staff

Staff

13/11/17 – 26/03/21

GOVERNOR RECORD OF ATTENDANCE SEPTEMBER 2020 TO AUGUST 2021

 

22

Sep

FGB

06 Oct ME

20

Oct

SQ

03 NovR

11 Nov Str

23 Nov FGB 

24 Nov ME

12

Jan

ME

26 Jan SQ

23

Feb

R

02

Mar

FGB

 20 Apr ME

04

May

SQ

28 May EGB

22

Jun

R

29 Jun Str

06

Jul

FGB

S Bhaiyat

A

V

V

 

 

NP

V

V

V

 

V

V

A

V

 

 

P

V Brown

V

V

 

V

A

V

V

V

 

V

V

V

 

A

P

A

A

C Burden

V

V

V

 

 

V

V

V

V

 

V

V

V

V

 

 

A

F Carter

A

 

 

 

 

A

 

 

 

 

A

 

 

 

 

 

 

E Cawley

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

J Chambers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

J Ciereszko

V

V

V

V

P

V

V

V

V

V

V

V

V

V

P

P

P

M Collins

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

S Costello-Byrne

V

 

V

V

P

V

 

 

V

V

V

 

V

V

P

P

P

S Crabb

A

 

 

 

 

V

V

V

 

 

V

 

 

V

 

 

P

S Layhe

V

V

V

V

P

V

V

V

V

V

V

V

V

V

P

P

P

N Lowe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S McKernan

 

 

V

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

J O’Sullivan

V

V

 

V

 

V

V

V

 

V

V

V

 

A

A

 

P

L Page

V

V

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

L Slattery

A

 

 

 

 

V

 

 

 

 

V

 

 

A

 

 

A

D Summers-Breeze

V

V

V

 

P

A

A

A

A

 

A

A

A

V

 

P

P

L Tempest

V

 

V

V

 

V

 

 

V

V

V

 

V

V

P

 

P

 

P = present   NP = not present     A = apologies      C = meeting cancelled     V = video meeting(Covid)

KEY

FGB / EGB               

Full Governing Board / Emergency Full Governing Board

R

Resources (incl. Food & Extended School)

ME

Mission & Ethos (incl. Admissions, Safeguarding & Equal Opportunities)

SQ

Standards & Quality

Str

Strategy