Governors

Governors

The remit of our governing body is to ensure the school’s clarity of vision, its ethos, and strategic direction. Governors are tasked with holding the headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school, its pupils, and the performance management of staff. They also oversee the financial well-being of the school, ensuring all expenditure offers significant value for money.

Composition

6 Foundation Governors*
1 Headteacher
0 Local Authority**
0 Parent Governors***
1 Ex-Officio
1 Staff Governor

*There is currently a vacancy for a Foundation Governor

**There is currently a vacancy for a Local Authority Governor

***There is currently a vacancies for 2 Parent Governor

 

Active Roll of Governors

Mr Sherriff [Headteacher] 01/09/16 to 31/08/66

Mrs Clair Broomhead [Diocese] 22/05/12 to 21/05/16
Appointed by Diocese of Liverpool

Mr Mark Duffy [Foundation] 15/03/12 to 14/03/16
Nominated by St Mary’s Church/Appointed by Diocese of Liverpool

Mrs Heather Edwards [Foundarion] 25/11/14 to 24/11/18
Nominated by Lowton St Mary’s Church/Appointed by Diocese of Liverpool

Mrs Sophie Gardiner [Diocese] 06/09/14 to 05/09/18
Appointed by Diocese of Liverpool

Mrs Ruth Puzzar [Foundation] 02/03/14 to 01/03/19
Nominated by St Mary’s Church/Appointed by Diocese of Liverpool

Mrs Sarah Livingston 10/09/15 to 09/09/19
Elected by School Staff

Mr Carl Sixsmith [Parent] 17/12/14 to 16/12/18
Elected by Parents

Rev. Jonathan Stott [Ex-Officio & Foundation] 29/05/15 to 28/05/65

 

Resignations During the Last 12 Months

Mrs Jacqueline Alderson [Local Authority] Resigned as of 18/10/17

Mr Keith Bolton [Parent] Resigned as of 19/09/2017

Mr Carl Sixsmith [Parent] Resigned as of 19/09/2017

 

Specific Responsibilities

Mrs Sophie Gardiner: Chairperson, Headteacher Performance Management, Vulnerable Children, English, Early Years.

Mrs Clair Broomhead: Vice Chairperson, Headteacher Performance Management, Key Stage 1.

Rev Jonathan Stott: Headteacher Performance Management, Key Stage 2.

Mrs Ruth Puzzar: Vulnerable Children, Maths, Website Compliance.

Mrs Heather Edwards: Special Educational Needs, Pupil Premium, Sports Premium, Reception.

Mr Mark Duffy: Health and Wellbeing, Science, Design & Technology, Key Stage 2.

 

Pecuniary Interests

Mr David Sherriff – Employed by Lowton St Mary’s CE Primary

Mrs Clair Broomhead – Employed by Wigan Council

Mr Mark Duffy – Employed by Sellafield Ltd*

Mrs Heather Edwards – Nil

Mrs Sophie Gardiner – Employed by Wigan Council

Mrs Ruth Puzzar – Employed by Bedford High School

Mrs Sarah Livingston – Employed by Lowton St Mary’s CE Primary

Rev. Jonathan Stott – Nil

*Sellafield Ltd have delivered Science and Technology workshops for children, although Mr Duffy was not directly involved with the lessons.

 

Other Information

Governors Attendance 2017-18
Governors Attendance 2016-17
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