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 2016/17

Karen Azaadi Parent 11/01/2015 10/01/2019 Nil   Curriculum

Resources

Board
16/11/2016
21/03/2017
04/07/2017
Curriculum
01/11/2016
13/03/2017
04/07/2017
Resources
09/11/2016
07/03/2017
29/06/2017
Ian Barber Parent 10/02/2017 09/02/2021 Nil   Resources Board
21/03/2017
Sarah Beard Executive Headteacher 07/07/2014   Nil Executive Headteacher Curriculum

Resources

Board
16/11/2016
21/03/2017
04/07/2017
Curriculum
01/11/2016
13/03/2017
04/07/2017
Resources
09/11/2016
07/03/2017
29/06/2017
Richard Butler Parent 11/12/2013 10/12/2017 Nil   Resources

Link – English

Board
16/11/201
21/03/2017
04/07/2017
Resources
07/03/2017
29/06/2017
Dee Charnley Co-Opted 26/09/2014 25/09/2018 Nil Chair Curriculum Curriculum

Pay Review Appeal

First Committee (Complaints, Grievances, Pupil Discipline, Reorganisation, Staff Capability, Staff Discipline.

Second Committee Appeal

Link – SEND

Board
16/11/2016
21/03/2017
04/07/2017
Curriculum
01/11/2016
13/03/2017
04/07/2017
Ingrid Davidson Parent 10/02/2017 09/02/2021 Nil   Curriculum Resources
29/06/2017
Philipa Deller Co-Opted 16/11/2016 15/11/2020 Nil   Resources

Pay Review Appeal

First Committee (Complaints, Grievances, Pupil Discipline, Reorganisation, Staff Capability, Staff Discipline

Second Committee Appeals

Board
16/11/2016
21/03/2017
04/07/2017 
Laura Dunphy Staff 14/06/2017 13/06/2021 Nil     Board
04/07/2017
Chris Essex-Hill Co-Opted (Chair) 14/07/2016 13/07/2020 Nil Board Chair Curriculum

Resources

Complaints, Grievances, Pupil Discipline, Reorganisation, Staff Capability, Staff Discipline.

Second Committee Appeals

Link – ITC

Board
16/11/2016
21/03/2017
Curriculum
01/11/2016
13/03/2017
04/07/2017
Resources
09/11/2016
07/03/2017
29/06/2017
Hannah Jameson Co-Opted (Vice Chair) 07/07/2014 06/07/2018 Nil Board Vice Chair
Chair Resources
Resources

Complaints, Grievances, Pupil Discipline, Reorganisation, Staff Capability, Staff Discipline.

Second Committee Appeals

Link – Training

Board
21/03/2017
04/07/2017
Resources
09/11/2016
29/06/2017
Marie-Josee Ollivierre Co-Opted 07/07/2014 06/07/2018 Nil   Curriculum

Complaints, Grievances, Pupil Discipline, Reorganisation, Staff Capability, Staff Discipline.

Headteachers Performance Management

Pay Review Appeal

Second Committee Appeals

Link – Early years

Link – Safeguarding

Board
16/11/2016
04/07/2017
Curriculum
13/03/2017
04/07/2017
Patricia Rusling Co-Opted 21/04/2016 20/04/2020 Nil   Curriculum

Resources

Complaints, Grievances, Pupil Discipline, Reorganisation, Staff Capability, Staff Discipline.

Headteachers Performance Management

Second Committee Appeals

Link – Maths

Board
16/11/2016
21/03/2017
04/07/2017
Curriculum
01/11/2016
13/03/2017
04/07/2017
Resources
09/11/2016
07/03/2017
29/06/2017
Elizabeth Whitehead Associate Member 15/10/2014 14/10/2018 Nil   Curriculum

Resources

Board
16/11/2016
21/03/2017
04/07/2017
Curriculum
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.