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Meet The Governors

Welcome to our Governors’ section.

As a Governing Board our core functions are:

1. Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction;
2. Holding the Executive Headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils, and the performance management of staff; and
3. Overseeing the financial performance of the school and making sure its money is well spent.

The membership of the Governing Body at Winterbourne Valley CE VA First School's Governing Body is as follows:

 

Photograph Name Type of Governor Special Responsibilities Term of appointment

 

 

Rachel Horne

Executive Headteacher

   01/09/2016

 

 

Natasha Flux

Head of School

Foundation Governor
 

  01/09/2016

 

 

 

 

Robert Smith 

 

 

Chair

Foundation Governor

SEND and

Health & Safety

04/10/2016 - 04/10/2020

  

 

Lisa Walters

 

Vice Chair

Foundation Governor 

Mathematics

& English

04/10/2016 - 04/10/2020

    

 

            Carl Saunders  Foundation Governor Child Protection 01/09/2016 - 01/09/2020

 

 

 

Rev Jean Saddington

 

Ex-Officio

Foundation Governor

Religious Education 01/09/2015 - 01/09/2019

                             

Julie Taylor

 

 

 

Staff Governor

 

 

 

  01/09/2016 - 01/09/2020

 

 

Cheryl Forbes

Parent Governor 

EYFS 11/07/2016 - 11/07/2020

  

  

Amanda Gallaher

Local Authority Governor

Finance 04/03/2015 - 04/03/2019

 

Summary of Relevant Business and Pecuniary Interests 2017/2018

Name of Governor

Name of Business

Nature of Business

Nature of Interest

Date of Appointment

Rachel Horne

No business interest declared

N/A

Executive Head for the Abbas Collaboration.

Cerne Abbas

Sept 2014

 

POW

Jan 2016

 

Natasha Flux

 

No business interest declared

N/A

Head of School.

Possible parent conflict.

N/A

Rob Smith

No business interest declared

N/A

Possible parent conflict.

N/A

Lisa Walters

No business interest declared

N/A

N/A

N/A

Carl Saunders

No business interest declared

N/A

N/A

N/A

Rev Jean

Saddington

 

Blanchard Trust

A local charity supporting the needs of children in the catchment area.

Parish Vicar

N/A

Julie Taylor

No business interest declared

N/A

Teaching Assistant

N/A

Cheryl Forbes

No business interest declared

N/A

1:1 TA in Yr R.

 

Possible parent conflict.

N/A

Amanda Gallaher

Grove Preschool Playgroup (Date Interest Ceased: Sept 2016)

 

Charter (SA) Ltd part of Magna Housing Group.

 

 

 

 

 

Helping people meet their Housing needs.

LA Governor at Cerne Abbas CE VC First School.

 

Parent Governor at DMS.

Cerne Abbas

May 2014

 

 

DMS

Nov 2014

 


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