• Parking - The Gables Surgery has again reported problems with parents using their car park.  Please respect our neighbours and either park further away or walk to school. Thank you. 

Governors

 

Swinnow Primary School Governing Body

 

Chair of Governors                                                                              

Mr Neil Lawrence

Type of governor: Co-opted

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office as Chair ends: 16/07/20

Term of Office as a Parent Governor: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 22/05/20

Additional roles: Health & Safety Governor & Chair of the Resources Committee

Relevant business / personal interests: Wife and sister-in-law are employed at the school

Headteacher                                                                                                                                                                                                        

 Mrs Becky Naylor

Type of governor: Headteacher

Appointed by: by virtue of office as Headteacher

Term of Office: Whilst in post

Date appointment ends: Whilst in post

Additional roles: N/A

Relevant business / personal interests: None Declared

Parent Governors                                                                                          

 Mrs Jenny Wilks

Type of governor: Parent

Appointed by: Elected by parents

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 23/09/22

Additional roles: Early Years Foundation & Performance Data Governor, School Website & Chair of the Children's Centre Committee

Relevant business / personal interests: None Declared

 Mrs Tracey Lowthorpe

Type of governor: Parent

Appointed by: Elected by parents

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 03/02/20

Additional roles: Attendance Governor & Chair of the Pupil Support Committee

Relevant business / personal interests: None Declared

Staff Governor                                                                                           

Miss Hazel Herfield

Type of governor: Staff

Appointed by: Elected by staff

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 30/09/19

Additional roles: N/A

Relevant business / personal interests: Employed by school - Teacher

Local Authority (LA) Governor                                                                

Vacancy

Type of governor: LA

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 

Additional roles: 

Relevant business / personal interests: 

Co-opted Governors                                                                          

Ms Jo Heyworth - Vice Chair

Type of governor: Co-opted

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 21/05/22

Appointed Vice Chair - Term of Office ends on 16/07/20

Additional roles: Pupil Premium & Training Governor

Relevant business / personal interests: Freelance HR consultant - 

Engaged as a HR contractor/Associate for:

  • Fusion HR Solutions  (consultants employed by the school from 1st April 2018)
  • SAS HR services
  • Coop Academies Trust

Mr Paul Fairclough

Type of governor: Co-opted

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 12/03/23 

Additional roles: N/A

Relevant business / personal interests: None

Mr William Taylor

Type of governor: Co-opted

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 20/01/20

Additional roles: PE & Sports Premium & Children Looked After (CLA) Governor

Relevant business / personal interests: Employed by school - supply teacher

Mrs Vicky Clifton

Type of governor: Co-opted

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 23/09/22

Additional roles: SEND Governor

Relevant business / personal interests: Works at the National Science & Media Museum

Mrs Vivien Smithies

Type of governor: Co-opted

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 12/03/23

Additional roles: Safeguarding Governor

Relevant business / personal interests: None

Lucy Robertson

Type of governor: Co-opted

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 15/07/23

Additional roles: Equalities & PSHE Governor

Relevant business / personal interests: None

 

Committee Membership 2018-2019

Teaching & Learning Committee

Resources Committee

Pupil Support Committee

Children's Centre Committee

Headteacher's Performance Management

Complaints Committee

Appeals Committee 

Chair

Ms Jo Heyworth

Chair 

Mr Neil Lawrence

Chair

Mrs Tracey Lowthorpe

Chair

Mrs Jenny Wilks

Chair 

Mr Neil Lawrence

Excluding the HT and members of staff whichever 3 Governors are most appropriate and available at the time required 

 

Excluding the HT and members of staff whichever 3 Governors are most appropriate and available at the time required

Mrs Vicki Clifton Mr Paul Fairclough

Miss Hazel Herfield

Mr Paul Fairclough

Mrs Vicki Clifton

 

Ms Jo Heyworth Ms Jo Heyworth

Mr Neil Lawrence

Mrs Becky Naylor

Ms Jo Heyworth

 

Mr Neil Lawrence Mr Neil Lawrence

Mrs Tracey Lowthorpe

Mrs Viv Smities

Mr Neil Lawrence

 

Mrs Becky Naylor Mrs Tracey Lowthorpe

Mrs Becky Naylor

Mrs Jenny Wilks

 

 

 

Mrs Viv Smities Mrs Becky Naylor

Ms Lucy Robertson

 

 

 

 

Mrs Jenny Wilks

 

Mr William Taylor