Governing Body of XII Apostles RCPS

Name of Governing Body: XII Apostles RC Primary School

The remit for the Governing Body is to:

  • Ensure clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction;
  • Hold the headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils, and the performance management of staff; and
  • Oversee the financial performance of the school and making sure its money is well spent.

Governing Body Composition:

Type of Governor No.
Foundation 7
Headteacher 1
Local Authority 1
Parent 3
Staff 1
Associate Members; 1


Names of Governors Type of Governor Term of Office Date of appointment Appointing Body Roles
Mrs S Newton Headteacher   From:
01.09.2010

To:
n/a  
Mrs J Riley (Chair) Foundation 1 year as chair From:
24.08.2018

To:
23.08.2022
The Governing Body Chair of Governors
Mrs O’Rourke (Vice Chair) Foundation 1 year as vice chair From:
01.09.2018

To:
31.08.2022
The Governing Body

Vice Chair of Governors
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Headteacher Performance Management
Fr O’Grady Foundation 4 Years From:
03.10.2016

To:
02.10.2020
Liverpool Archdiocese  
Mrs P Crawley Foundation 4 years From:
04.07.2015

To:
03.07.2019
Liverpool Archdiocese Headteacher Performance Management
Ms C Lovelady Foundation 4 years From:
01.11.2017

To:
31.10.2020
Liverpool Archdiocese RE Link Governor
Mrs E Roughley Foundation 4 years From:
18.10.2018

To:
17.10.2022
Liverpool Archdiocese  
Mrs D Coburn Foundation 4 years From:
10.10.16

To:
09.10.2020
Liverpool Archdiocese Link Governor
Mrs S Little Local Authority 4 years From:
21.11.2018

To:
20.11.2022
Nominated by Council and appointed by the Governing Body Pupil Premium and Sports Premium
Mr C Cusick Parent 4 year From:
27.09.2017

To:
26.09.2021
The Governing Body Health and Safety
Mrs S Boon Parent 4 year From:
01.09.2015

To:
31.08.2019
Elected by parents

Safeguarding and Child Protection

Headteacher Performance Management
Katie Ormrod Parent From:
01.06.2019

To:
Elected by parents
Mrs C Marsden Staff 4 year From:
01.10.2018

To:
31.08.2022
Elected by staff*  
Mrs S Goodland Clerk to Governors        


Committee Structure

Finance, Premises & Staffing Committee Admissions and Standards Committee Pay Committee
Remit: To deal with all matters delegated by the Governing Body regarding, Finance, Personnel and Health and Safety Remit: To deal with all matters delegated by the Governing Body regarding, Standards in school and the curriculum Remit: To make decisions about performance related pay for teachers and the headteacher;
Membership Membership  
Mrs S Newton HT Mrs S Newton HT Mrs S Newton HT
Mrs J Riley Mrs S Little Mrs P Crawley
Mrs C Marsden Mrs J O’Rourke Mr C Cusick
Mrs S Boon Mrs E Roughley Mrs J Riley
Mrs P Crawley Mrs D Coburn Mrs S Boon
Mr C Cusick Ms C Lovelady  


Ad-hoc Committees:

  • Staff Disciplinary
  • Pupil Discipline
  • Complaints
  • Appeals

Three governors with no prior knowledge will be called alphabetically to form the committee.

Terms of reference for all committees are available on request from school.


Register of Interests 2018/19

Name Details of Pecuniary Interest Details of personal interest
Mrs Newton Nil Nil
Fr O’Grady Nil Nil
Mrs O’Rourke Nil Nil
Mrs Riley Nil Nil
Mrs Boon Nil Mother to child in year 4
Mrs Crawley Nil Niece in Yr 6
Mrs Roughley Nil Nil
Mrs Little Nil Mother to 1 child in Yr 3
Mr Cusick Nil Father to child in Yr 3
Mrs Marsden Nil Nil
Ms Lovelady Nil Nil


Full Governing Body Attendance Record 2018/19

Name of Governor Dates of Full Governing Body Meetings Attended
  12.09.18 21.11.18 27.03.19 19.06.19
  Yes No Yes No Yes No Yes No
 
Mrs J Riley (Chair) Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes  
Mrs J O'Rourke (Vice Chair) Yes   Yes     No Yes  
Mrs S Newton (Headteacher) Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes  
Fr O’Grady (Foundation)   No Yes   Yes   Yes  
Mrs P Crawley (Foundation)   No   No   No Yes  
Ms C Lovelady (Foundation) Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes  
Mrs E Roughley (Foundation)       No Yes      
Mrs D Coburn (Foundation) Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes  
Mr C Cusick (Parent) Yes     No Yes     No
Mrs S Boon (Parent) Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes  
Mrs K Ormrod (Parent)             Yes  
Mrs S Little (LA) Yes   Yes   Yes     NS
Mrs S Goodland (Clerk) Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes  
Mrs C Marsden (Staff) Yes     No Yes   Yes  


Sub Committee Attendance Record 2018/19

Name of Governor Dates of Finance, Premises & Staffing Committee Meetings
  07.11.18 30.01.19 24.04.19
  Yes No Yes No Yes No
Mrs Sharon Goodland Clerk
Mrs S Newton
HT
Yes   Yes   Yes  
Mrs C Marsden Yes     No Yes  
Mrs S. Boon Yes   Yes   Yes  
Mrs Riley   No Yes   Yes  
Mrs P Crawley   No Yes     NS
Mr C Cusick Yes     No Yes  


Name of Governor Dates of Pay Committee
  07.11.18    
  Yes No Yes No Yes No
Mrs Sharon Goodland Clerk
Mrs S Newton
HT
Yes          
Mrs D Coburn Yes          
Mrs S. Boon Yes          
Mrs Riley   No        
Mrs P Crawley   No        
Mrs J O'Rourke Yes          
Mr C Cusick Yes          


Name of Governor Dates of Admissions ,Curriculum and Standards Committee Meetings
  10.10.18 06.03.19 15.05.19
  Yes No Yes No Yes No
Mrs Sharon Goodland Clerk
Mrs S Newton
HT
Yes   Yes   Yes  
Mrs S Little Yes   Yes   Yes  
Mrs J O’Rourke Yes   Yes   Yes  
Mrs S Goodland Yes   Yes   Yes  
Mrs D Coburn Yes   Yes   Yes  
Ms C. Lovelady   No Yes   Yes  


Schedule of Meetings 2018-19

Full Governing Body – Statutory Meetings

Wednesday 12th September 2018 at 5.30pm in School
Wednesday 21st November 2018 at 5.30pm in School
Wednesday 27th March 2019 at 5.30pm in School
Wednesday 19th June 2019 at 5.30pm in School

Admissions, Curriculum + Policy Committee

Wednesday 10th October 2018 at 5.30pm in School
Wednesday 6th March 2019 at 5.30pm in School
Wednesday 15th May 2019 at 5.30pm in School

Finance, Premises + Staffing Committee

Wednesday 7th November 2018 PAY at 5.00pm in School
Wednesday 7th November 2018 at 5.30pm in School
Wednesday 30th January 2019 at 5.30pm in School
Wednesday 24th April 2019 at 5.30pm in School

Headteacher’s Performance Management Review

Wednesday 15th November 2018 in School – (Head teacher, School Improvement Professional and Governor Reviewers only)

Wednesday 21st March 2018 in school
(Headteacher and Governor Reviewers only)

Governor Visits to School

Friday 16th November 2018 am
Thursday 14th March 2019 am
Wednesday 12th June 2019 am