Friargate, Scarborough North Yorkshire YO11 1HS

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FRIARAGE Governors

Cllr Janet Jefferson, Chair of Governors

Message from the Chair:

'As the Governing Body, we ensure that the school is operated within the terms of the Education Act as laid down by the HM Government. We also ensure that the school follows the guidance of the County Education Authority in respect of the National Curriculum.
 
'We make sure the school operates efficiently in terms of budget and finance, we follow guidance regarding the security of the school buildings and grounds, the health and safety of pupils whilst at school, the staffing of the school and we liaise on behalf of our pupils with their respective senior schools so they  have successful progression as they continue with their education.
 
'We meet up six times per year, two full Governing Body meeting each terms and as required if there is any urgent business.'


  
THE GOVERNING BODY

 

All Governors are responsible for Finance, Pupil Premium and Accountability within their 'Link Governor' roles, together with all functions of the Governing body. 

 

LOCAL AUTHORITY GOVERNOR:

 

Cllr.Janet Jefferson: Chair of Governing Body

Link Governor: Safeguarding including e-safety, Health & Safety including Educational Visits, Property and Security

Committee: Pupil Discipline

Appointing Body: GB/Board

Term: 01/09/2017 - 31/08/2021

Attendance Record: 5/6 (83%)

Register of Interests: 

Scarborough Borough Councillor

North Yorkshire County  Councillor

Chair for NYCC Young People Overview & Scrutiny Committee

Independent Chair of Scarborough & Ryedale CSSG

 

CO-OPTED GOVERNORS:

 

Rhona Liley: Vice Chair of Governing Body

Link Governor: Attendance

Attendance Record: 6/6 (100%)

Commitee: Complaints, Staff Discipline & Pupil Discipline

Appointing Body: GB/Board

Attendance Record: 6/6 (100%)

Term: 23/06/2015 - 22/06/2019

Register of Interests:

Cayton Parish Councillor

 

Rev. Geoff Bowell 

Link Governor: Behaviour, Spiritual, Moral, Social, Cultural  and British Values (SMSC)

Commitee: Staff Discipline & Pupil Discipline

Appointing Body: GB/Board

Attendance Record: 4/6 (66%)

Term: 23/06/2015 - 22/06/2019

Register of Interests:

Scarborough Christian Fellowship

Seamer School 2002-2006

 

Debbie Seymour

Link Governor: Broader Curriculum including extended schools

Appointing Body: GB/Board

Attendance Record: 2/2 (100%)

Term: 22/05/2017 - 21/05/2021

Register of Interests: 

NIL

 

Stan Jackson

Link Governor: Teaching and Learning with a focus on new initiatives

Committee: Staff Discipline

Appointing Body: GB/Board

Attendance Record: 

Term: 18/09/2017 - 17/09/2021

Register of interests: 

Retired Headteacher - Northstead School until 2017 

 

 

PARENT GOVERNORS:

 

Amanda Cooper-Haywood

Link Governor: SEND/LAC/other vulnerable groups

Committee: Elected

Appointing Body: GB/Board

Attendance Record: 4/6 (66%)

Term: 02/03/2014 - 01/03/2018

Register of Interests:

Steven Haywood Window Cleaning

Nature of interest: Husband

Member of Friarage Children's Centre Steering Group

   

HEAD TEACHER:

Ruth Blamires & Cheryl Cappleman (Co-Head Teachers)

Appointing Body: By virtue of office as headteachers

Attendance Record: 6/6 (100%)

Register of Interests:

NIL

  

STAFF GOVERNORS:

Kate Woodward-Hay - Assistant Head Teacher

Appointing Body: Elected by school staff

Attendance Record: 6/6 (100%)

Term: 07/03/2017 - 06/03/2021

Register of Interests:

NIL

  

 ASSOCIATE GOVERNOR:

Adrian Vipond (Senior Attendance & Welfare Officer)

Appointing Body: GB/Board

Attendance Record: 6/6 (100%)

Term:  21/04/2016 - 20/04/2020

Register of Interests: 

NIL

  

 

CLERK TO THE GOVERNING BODY:

Dominika Jureczko

 

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