• School closes on Friday 21st July 2017. We are looking forward to seeing the children back at school on Monday 4th September. Have a fabulous summer everyone!

Governors

CLICK HERE to download a nomination form if you are interested in becoming a parent governor.

 

 

The Governing Body at Swinnow Primary comprises of three parent governors, six co-opted governors, one Local Authority (LA) governor, one staff governor, and the Headteacher.

Meetings are held regularly to discuss all aspects of school life and management.

 

For more information on the role of Governors see the Leeds City Council Governors’ Support section of the Leeds City Council website and the School Governance section of the Ofsted website.

 

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: 31/08/18

Term of Office as a Parent Governor: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 22/05/20

Additional roles: SEND, Equalities & Training Governor

Relevant business / personal interests: Partner is employed by 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                                                                                          

Mr Graeme Tiffany

Type of governor: Parent

Appointed by: Elected by parents

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 31/08/17

Additional roles: Pupil & Sports Premium Governor

Relevant business / personal interests: None Declared

Mrs Jenny Wilks

Type of governor: Parent

Appointed by: Elected by parents

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 31/08/18

Additional roles: Early Years Foundation Governor

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

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: Behaviour Governor

Relevant business / personal interests: Employed by school

Local Authority (LA) Governor                                                                

 Cllr Josie Jarosz

Type of governor: LA

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 21/11/19

Additional roles: N/A

Relevant business / personal interests: None Declared

Co-opted Governors                                                                          

 Mr Timothy Clayton

Type of governor: Co-opted

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 31/10/17

Additional roles: Health & Safety Governor

Relevant business / personal interests: None Declared

Miss Claire Howells

Type of governor: Co-opted

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 17/11/19

Additional roles: Safeguarding Governor

Relevant business / personal interests: Employed Children's Centre Manager

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: Children Looked After Governor

Relevant business / personal interests: Employed by school as a supply teacher

Vacancy

Type of governor: Co-opted

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends:

Additional roles: 

Relevant business / personal interests:

Vacancy

Type of governor: Co-opted

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends:

Additional roles: Inclusion Governor

Relevant business / personal interests:

Committee Membership 2016-2017

Teaching & Learning Committee

Resources Committee

Pupil Support Committee

Children's Centre Committee

Grievance & Complaints Committee

Appeals Committee

Headteacher's Performance Management

Chair

Mr Timothy Clayton

Chair 

TBC

Chair

Mr Neil Lawrence

Chair

Mrs Jenny Wilks

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  

 

Chair

TBC

Mr Graeme Tiffany

Mr Neil Lawrence

Miss Hazel Herfield

Miss Claire Howells

T Clayton

Mrs Jenny Wilks

Mr Timothy Clayton

Mr William Taylor

Cllr Josie Jarosz

G Tiffany

Mr William Taylor

Mr Graeme Tiffany

Miss Claire Howells

Mr William Taylor

 Vacancy

Miss Hazel Herfield

Miss Claire Howells

Mrs Tracey Lowthorpe

Mrs Becky Naylor

 

Mrs Becky Naylor 

Mrs Becky Naylor 

Mrs Becky Naylor 

 

 

 

Mrs Tracey Lowthorpe