Governors

The Governing Body is made up of volunteers who represent the parents, staff, local community and the local education authority.  If you would like to find out more about the work of the Governing Body please ask at the school office.

 

Their main roles are :

  • Setting the school's vision, ethos and strategic direction.
  • Holding the Headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school, its pupils and;
  • Overseeing the financial performance of the school and ensuring money is well spent

 

 

CHAIR OF GOVERNING BODY

Ms. Gloria Amadi

PARENT GOVERNORS

   Mr. Bhavik Bhagdev (June 2015) ,   Mr. Hitesh Kerai (June 2015),  

                                                     Mrs Alina Mihalache (Jan 2017)                   

(Elected by Parents)  

STAFF GOVERNORS

Mrs. Nicole Lobo (Headteacher)

Mrs. Marina Aziz    (Elected by staff – Nov. 2013)

    

L.A. REPRESENTATIVE

Ms. Gloria Amadi  (Chair of Governing Body)  Nominated by L.A. Appointed by G.B.Sep.2014                                    

CO-OPTED GOVERNORS – Appointed by Governing Body on dates shown.

Mr. Nilesh Parekh (Vice Chair) (Nov.2013)

Mr. John Morgan (Mar.2017)

Rev’d Natasha Woodward (Mar.2015)

Mr. Muneeb Ishtiaq (Mar.2015) 

Ms. Kamal Singh (Nov.2013)

                                                

ASSOCIATE MEMBERS – Appointed by Governing Body on dates shown

Appointed annually by Governing Body with voting rights only on Committees

Mrs. Merlene Jackson                   - Welfare Committee (Jun 2017)

Mrs. Uma Malhotra                       - Welfare Committee (Jun 2017)

Mrs. Brenda Robb                         - Finance Committee (Jun 2017)

Mrs. Jag Sidhu (Associate Head) - All Committees (Jun 2017)

 

CLERK - Mrs Jean Nield (Mar 2017)      

The term of office for all Governors is four years, apart from the Headteacher who serves for as long as in post. Associate Members and the Clerk are appointed annually. 

 

Finance Committee

Nilesh Parekh - Chair

John Morgan

Hitesh Kerai

Nicole Lobo

Brenda Robb

Jag Sidhu

Kamal Singh

 

Welfare Committee

Jag Sidhu - Chair

Alina Mihalache

Merlene Jackson

Nicole Lobo

Uma Malhotra

Kamal Singh

Bhavik Bhagdev

 

Curriculum Committee

Gloria Amadi – Chair

Marina Aziz

Bhavik Bhagdev

Muneeb Ishtiaq

Nicole Lobo

Jag Sidhu

 

 

Personnel Committee

Gloria Amadi – Chair

Nilesh Parekh

Nicole Lobo

Jag Sidhu

Natasha Woodward

 

 

 

Responsible Governors:

Safeguarding & Child Protection – Mrs. Gloria Amadi;

Health & Safety – Mr Nilesh Parekh;     Equality – Mrs. Marina Aziz;

S.E.N.D. – Mrs. Jag Sidhu;   Pupil Premium – Mrs. Gloria Amadi;

Performance Management & Target Setting – Mrs. Gloria Amadi & Mr Nilesh Parekh;

Numeracy – Mr John Morgan;   Literacy – Mrs. Uma Malhotra; Science - Mr Hitesh Kerai

Computing - Mr Muneeb Ishtiaq

 

A Register of Governors' Business and Personal Interests is maintained & Updated annually.

Currently there are no Business Interests declared.

Relationships declared between Governors and school staff are as follows:

Nilesh Parekh's wife and John Morgan's son work as Teaching Assistants.

Hitesh Kerai is a co-opted governor at Fryent Primary School.

 

GOVENING BODY & COMMITTEE MEETINGS ATTENDANCE IN ACADEMIC YEAR 2016/2017

Name Gov.Type Full Gov. Body Finance Committee Curriculum Committee Welfare Committee Personnel Committee End of term or Leaving Date
Alina Mihalache Parent 2/3     2/2    
Bhavik Bhagdev Parent 3/4   2/3      
Brenda Robb Associate 3/3 4/4        
Gloria Amadi -Chair L.A. 4/4   3/3   3/4  
Hitesh Kerai Parent 4/4 4/4        
Jag Sidhu Associate 3/3 4/4 3/3 3/3 4/4  
John Morgan Co-opted 4/4 4/4        
Kamal Singh Co-opted 2/4 1/4   1/2    
Marina Aziz Staff 3/4   2/3 3/3    
Marion Miles Co-opted 1/1         Jan. 2017
Merlene Jackson Associate 3/3     3/3    
Munneb Ishtiaq Co-opted 2/4   2/3      
Natasha Woodward Co-opted 4/4       3/4  
Nicole Lobo Headteacher 4/4 4/4 3/3 3/3 4/4  
Nilesh Parekh Co-opted 3/4 4/4     3/4  
Priyanka Mitra Parent 3/3   1/2 1 / 1   23.03.2017
Uma Malhotra Co-opted    2/3   3/3 2/3   13.03.2017
Key: first number represents number attended; second number is number of meetings eligible to attend.