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StamfordhamPrimary School

‘Learning, Caring and Achieving Together’
‘Learning, Caring and Achieving Together’

Who's who?

Our governing body email address is:  stamfordhamGB@gmail.com

Find out more about our Governors by clicking on each by name, to reveal their 'pen portrait'...

 

Local Authority Representative
Major Dave Belam (2IC Albemarle Barracks)

 

Community (co-opted) Governors
Aileen Duncan

Reverend Rachel Scheffer - Chair of Governors

Emma Ayton

Clare Tait

Claire Hancock

 

Parent Governors

James Freeman-Griffith

Laura Walker - Chair of Strategic Direction Committee and Vice Chair

John Bulmer

Neil Aitken

 

Associate Governor (no voting rights)
Kieran McGrane

 

Staff Governor
Claire Tait

 

Head Teacher Governor
Claire McKinney

 

Clerk to Governors
Ian Hampson NCC

 

Link to the DfE Governors' website for more details on legal responsibilities

Link to the National Governance Association

 

Link to Governing Body Register of Interests

Link to Governor attendance at meetings during 2015-16

GOVERNOR ATTENDANCE OF MEETINGS @ STAMFORDHAM PRIMARY SCHOOL 2017-18

 

Name

Appointing Body

Terms of Office

Committees

Full GB Meetings

 

Attendance at

Committee Meetings

e.g. SD 3 of 3, RM 2 of 3

AU

SP

SU

Emma Ayton

 

Co-opted

03.03.16 – 02.03.20

Strategic Direction

 

 

1 of 1

Major Dave Belam

Local Authority

4.11.16 - 3.11.20

Resource Management

/

 

 

0 of 1

John Bulmer

Parent Body

12.10.17 – 11.10.21

Not yet allocated

 

 

 

Not yet allocated

Carolyn Davenport

Staff Governor

01.9.13 – 20.7.16

(New job)

/

 

 

 

/

Aileen Duncan

Co-opted

12.02.15 – 27.02.18

Resource Management

 

 

1 of 1

James Freeman-Griffith

Parent Body

15.12.16-14.12.20

Strategic Direction

 

 

0 of 1

John Gilbert

Parent Body

25.11.13 – 24.11.17

CHAIR of Resource Management Committee

 

 

1 of 1

Rob Goût

Parent Body

01.02.15 – 21.07.17

(Resigned as moved out of the area)

/

 

 

 

/

Claire Hancock

Co-opted

7.11.16-6.11.20

Resource Management

/

 

 

1 of 1

Kieran McGrane

Associative

7.11.16-6.11.20

/

/

 

 

/

Claire McKinney

(Head Teacher)

 

 

NCC by virtue of position

01.09.06 -

Resource Management & Strategic Direction

 

Advice to others

 

 

2 of 2

Victoria Naughton

Parent Body

05.11.09 – 20.10.16

(Resigned role)

/

 

 

 

/

Rachel Scheffer

 

 

Co-opted

04.09.15 – 03.09.19

CHAIR

Sits on both committees by virtue of position

 

 

1 of 2

Claire Tait

Staff Governor

1.9.16 –

20.7.20

Strategic Direction

 

 

1 of 1

 

Clare Tait

 

Co-opted

01.03.16 – 18.10.17 resigned post due to family commitments

 

Resource Management

 

 

 

0 of 1

Laura Walker

 

Parent Body

26.11.15 – 25.11.19

VICE CHAIR

CHAIR of Strategic Direction Committee

 

 

 

1 of 1

 

 

 

GOVERNOR ATTENDANCE OF MEETINGS @ STAMFORDHAM FIRST SCHOOL 2016-17

 

Name

Appointing Body

Terms of Office

Committees

Full GB Meetings

 

Attendance at

Committee Meetings

e.g. SD 3 of 3, RM 2 of 3

AU

SP

SU

Emma Ayton

 

Co-opted

03.03.16 – 02.03.20

Strategic Direction

N

N

N

SD 2 OF 2

Major Dave Belam

Local Authority

4.11.16 - 3.11.20

Resource Management

/

Y

Y

 

Carolyn Davenport

Staff Governor

01.9.13 – 20.7.16

(New job)

 

/

/

/

/

Aileen Duncan

Co-opted

12.02.15 – 27.02.18

Resource Management

Y

N

Y

RM 2 OF 2

James Freeman-Griffith

Parent Body

15.12.16-14.12.20

Strategic Direction

/

Y

Y

 

John Gilbert

Parent Body

25.11.13 – 24.11.17

VICE-CHAIR

CHAIR of Resource Management Committee

Y

Y

Y

RM 2 OF 2

Rob Goût

Parent Body

01.02.15 – 31.01.19

CHAIR

Resource Management & Strategic Direction

Y

Y

Y

BOTH 4 of 4

Claire Hancock

Co-opted

7.11.16-6.11.20

Resource Management

/

Y

N

 

Kieran McGrane

Associative

7.11.16-6.11.20

/

/

Y

N

 

Claire McKinney

(Head Teacher)

 

 

NCC by virtue of position

01.09.06 -

Resource Management & Strategic Direction

 

Advice to others

Y

Y

Y

Both 4 of 4

Victoria Naughton

Parent Body

05.11.09 – 20.10.16

(Resigned role)

/

/

/

/

/

Rachel Scheffer

 

 

Co-opted

04.09.15 – 03.09.19

Strategic Direction

Y

Y

Y

SD 1 of 2

RM 1 of 2

(as unable to attend sp term SD mtng)

Claire Tait

Staff Governor

1.9.16 –

20.7.20

Strategic Direction

Y

Y

Y

SD 2 OF 2

 

 

Clare Tait

 

Co-opted

01.03.16 – 29.02.20

Resource Management

Y

N

Y

RM 2 of 2

Laura Walker

 

Parent Body

26.11.15 – 25.11.19

CHAIR of Strategic Direction Committee

 

Y

 

Y

Y

SD 2 OF 2

 

 

 

 

REGISTER OF GOVERNOR AND STAFF INTERESTS

 

STAMFORDHAM FIRST SCHOOL – SEPTEMBER 2017

 

Name & category

Appointing body

 

Terms of office

Committees

Official responsibility

Financial or business interest

Non-financial interest

 

Claire McKinney

(Head Teacher)

 

 

NCC by virtue of position

01.09.06 -

Resource Management & Strategic Direction

 

Advice to others

None

Head Teacher

None

Rob Goût

Parent Body

01.02.15 – 21.07.17

(Resigned post as moved out of the area).

Resource Management & Strategic Direction

 

Resource Management & Strategic Direction

None

None

John Gilbert

Parent Body

25.11.13 – 24.11.17

Resource Management

CHAIR of Resource Management Committee

 

None

Husband of Senior Teacher at the school

(currently on secondment)

Laura Walker

 

Parent Body

26.11.15 – 25.11.19

Strategic Direction

 

VICE CHAIR & CHAIR of Strategic Direction Committee

Member of Stampers Mngt Committee

None

Victoria Naughton

Parent body

05.11.09 – 04.11.17

Resigned post 20.10.16

 

 

 

 

Rachel Scheffer

 

 

Co-opted

04.09.15 – 03.09.19

Strategic Direction & Resource Management

CHAIR OF GOVERNORS

None

None

Aileen Duncan

Co-opted

12.02.15 – 27.02.18

Resource Management

None

None

None

Clare Tait

 

Co-opted

01.03.16 – 29.02.20

Resource Management

None

None

None

Emma Ayton

 

Co-opted

03.03.16 – 02.03.20

Strategic Direction

None

None

None

Claire Tait

Staff Governor

1.9.16 –

20.7.20

 

Strategic Direction

None

None

None

Major Dave Belam

Co-opted

4.11.16 - 3.11.20

Resource Management

None

None

2IC Albemarle Barracks

Kieran McGrane

Associative

(No voting rights).

7.11.16 – 6.11.20

/

None

None

Head Teacher at Ponteland High

Claire Hancock

Co-opted

7.11.16-6.11.20

Resource Management

None

None

Business Manager at Ponteland High

James Freeman-Griffith

Parent body

15.12.16-14.12.20

Strategic Direction

None

None

None

 

 

 

 

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