Governing Body

Meet our Governors

Welcome to our governors page. For details of our governing body, please see the list below.

PLEASE NOTE:
If you need to contact our Chair of Governors, please send your information addressed to Chris Essex-Hill with the school address and we will pass them on.


Bessemer Grange: School Governors’ Details

Name Type of Governor First Appointed Current term of office ends Nature of Interest Office held Committees and link responsibilities Attendance in 2017/18
Karen Azaadi Parent 11/01/2015 10/01/2019 Nil   Curriculum  Board
29/11/2017
Resources 12/03/2018
02/07/2018
Curriculum
20/11/2017
Link – PE 19/03/2018
12/06/2018
Resources
13/11/2017
22/05/2018
26/06/2018
Ian Barber Parent 10/02/2017 09/02/2021 Nil   Resources Board
29/11/2018
12/03/2018
12/07/2018
Resources
13/11/2017
22/05/2018
26/06/2018
Sarah Beard Headteacher 07/07/2014   Nil Headteacher Curriculum Board
29/11/2017
Resources 12/03/2018
12/07/2018
Curriculum
01/11/2016
19/03/2018
Resources
13/11/2017
22/05/2018
26/06/2018
Richard Butler Parent 11/12/2013 10/12/2017 Nil   Resources Board
16/11/2017
  Resources
 
Dee Charnley Co-Opted 26/09/2014 25/09/2022 Nil Chair Curriculum  Curriculum Board
29/11/2017
12/03/2018
Pay Review Appeal 12/07/2018
Curriculum
01/11/2016
19/03/2018
12/06/2018
Link – SEND  
 
Ingrid Davidson Parent 10/02/2017 09/02/2021 Nil   Curriculum Board
29/11/2018
12/03/2018
12/07/2018
English Link Curriculum
 
19/03/2018
12/06/2018
Philipa Deller  Co-Opted 16/11/2016 15/11/2020 Nil   Resources Board
29/11/2017
12/03/2018
12/07/2018
Pay Review Appeal Resources
22/05/2018
26/06/2018
 
Laura Dunphy Staff 14/06/2017 13/06/2021 Nil     Board
29/11/2017
12/03/2018
Chris Essex-Hill Co-Opted (Chair) 14/07/2016 13/07/2020 Nil Board Chair Curriculum Board
29/11/2018
12/03/2018
12/07/2018
Curriculum
Resources 01/11/2016
19/03/2018
12/06/2018
Resources
Link – ITC 13/11/2017
22/05/2018
26/06/2018
Hannah Jameson Co-Opted (Vice Chair) 07/07/2014 06/07/2022 Nil Board Vice Chair Resources Board
Chair Resources 21/03/2017
12/03/2018
Resources
Link – Training 13/11/2017
22/05/2018
26/06/2018
Marie-Josee Ollivierre Co-Opted 07/07/2014 06/07/2022 Nil   Curriculum Board
 
12/03/2018
12/07/2018
Curriculum
Headteachers Performance Management 13/03/2017
19/03/2018
Pay Review Appeal 12/06/2018
 
 
 
Link – Early years  
 
Link – Safeguarding  
 
Patricia Rusling Co-Opted 21/04/2016 20/04/2020 Nil   Curriculum Board
29/11/2017
Resources 12/03/2018
12/08/2018
Curriculum
01/11/2016
Headteachers Performance Management 19/03/2018
04/07/2017
Resources
13/11/2017
Link – Maths   
 
Elizabeth Whitehead Associate Member 15/10/2014 14/10/2018 Nil   Curriculum Board
Resources 12/03/2018
12/07/2018
Curriculum
12/06/2018
 
 
Resources

 
The Executive Headteacher has a place on the Governing Body on an ex officio basis ie because she is Executive Headteacher.
The staff governor was elected by staff in the school.
Parent governors were elected by the parents of children in the school.
The LA governor was nominated by the Local Authority and appointed by the Governing Body.
Co-opted governors were appointed by the Governing Body.

The term of office for all governors (except the Headteacher) is four years.