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 Welcome to the Governors' section
Who's Who:

Andy Rathbone      Chair of governors / Foundation Governor
Vanessa Dunnet    Vice Chair of Governors / Community Governor
James Gibbons     Co-Vice Chair of Governors / Community Governor
Ann Lee                 Community Governor
Rev David Green   Foundation Governor
Russell Trewartha  Foundation Governor
Clare Snell             Parent Governor
Alex Trott               Parent Governor
Sophie Ogden       Staff Governor
Emily Reeves        Staff Governor
Matthew Clark       Headteacher (ex officio) 
Vacancy                Co-opted 


Susannah Adams  - Clerk to Governors
 
Picture 1 Andy Rathbone (Chair of Governors)
Picture 2 Vanessa Dunnet (Vice Chair of Governors)
Picture 3 James Gibbons
Picture 4 Rev David Green
Picture 5 Alex Trott
Picture 6 Sophie Ogden

West Malling Structure of Governance 2016-2017

Governor Information Including Business and Pecuniary Interests - updated December 2017

Name

Governor Type

Appointing Body

Current Term of Office (From – To)

Committee

Position Held

Business/School Interests

Mrs Claire Petrucci

Business Manager

   

SLT

   

Mr Matthew Clark

Head Teacher

Ex-officio

01.01.15 -

SLT

 

Head teacher – commenced 01.01.15

Mrs Jennifer Doyle

Community

FGB

06.10.16 - 06.10.20

Resigned 28.09.17

Resources Team

 

None

Mrs Vanessa Dunnet

Community

Local Authority

06.10.16 - 06.10.20

L&D Team / Strategy

Vice-Chair (Chair of L&D)

None – Former Chair of Governors

Mr James Gibbons

Community

Parent

10.02.14 - 09.02.18

Resources team / Strategy

Co-Vice Chair (Chair of Resources)

Parent of children in Years 2 and 4

None

Rev David Green

Ex-officio Foundation

Diocese

01.09.12 - 01.09.16

L&D Team / SIAMS

 

Priest in Charge, St Mary’s West Malling

Parent of children in Years 5 and 6

None

Mrs Ann Lee

Community

FGB

14.10.15 - 31.08.19

L&D Team / SEND Gov / Safeguarding

 

Interim Head teacher Sept – Dec 2014

None

Mrs Sophie Ogden

Staff

Staff elect

10.02.14 - 09.02.18

L&D Team

 

Employee – Class teacher

None

Mr Andrew Rathbone

Foundation

Diocese

22.03.17 - 22.03.21

Effectiveness of Leadership

Chair of Governors

Parent of child Year 6

Governor at Archbishop Courtenay CEP School

None

Mr David Rye

Deputy HT

 

01.01.16

SLT

   

Mrs Clare Snell

Parent

Parents

18.11.15 - 17.11.19

Resigned 14.11.17

L&D team / Strategy / PP Gov

 

Parent of children in Years 2 and 4

Mr Alex Trott

Parent

Parents

19.11.14 - 31.12.18

Resources Team

 

Parent of children in Years Reception, 2 and 3

Mrs Anna Tunnicliff

Foundation

Diocese

16.10.13 - 15.10.17

Resigned 28.09.17

L&D Team / SIAMS

 

Parent of children in Years 2 and 4

Mrs Emily Reeves

Staff

Staff Election

01.01.2017-

31.12.2020

L&D Team

 

Employee – Class Teacher.

Married to a director of a company from which the school purchases services.

Mr Russell Trewartha

Foundation

Diocese

21.03.2017-

20.03-2020

Resources

 

None

GOVERNOR INFORMATION Updated January 2017

                                                                                                                                                                                

Name

Governor Role

Other governor posts/any business interests 

 

 

 

Mrs Clare Petrucci

Business Manager

 

Mrs Helen Roberts

Trustee

 

Mrs Clare Snell

Trustee

 

Mr Matthew

Clark

Head Teacher

Trustee

 

Mrs Jennifer

Doyle

Member and Trustee

 

Mrs Vanessa

Dunnet

Member and Trustee

 

Mr James

Gibbons

Trustee

 

Rev David

Green

Trustee

 

 

Mrs Ann

Lee

Trustee

 

Mrs Sophie

Ogden

Trustee

 

Mr Andrew

Rathbone

Member and Trustee

Governor Archbishop Courtenay CEP School

Mr David Rye

Deputy HT

 

 

Mrs Clare

Snell

Trustee

 

Mr Alex

Trott

Trustee

 

Mrs Anna

Tunnicliff

Trustee

 

 

Senior Leadership Team (SLT)

Matthew Clark - Headteacher

David Rye – Deputy Headteacher

Gay Adam - SENCO

Clare Petrucci – Business Manager

Babs Bartholomew – Head of McGinty Language Unit

Jo White – Families & Community Liaison Manager

 

Meeting Attendance Record:  Full Governing Body Meetings:

Name

14.10.15

18.11.15

11.03.16

20.07.16

06.10.16

17.11.16

22.03.17

Philippa Blythe

y

y y n

Resigned

-

-

Clare Bolton (staff)

n y y n

Resigned

-

-

Matthew Clark (HT)

y

y y y y y y

Jennifer Doyle

y y y y y y y

Vanessa Dunnet

y y y y y y y

James Gibbons

y y y y y y y

Rev David Green

y y y y n y y

Ann Lee

n y y y y y n

Sophie Ogden (staff)

n y y y y y y

Andrew Rathbone

y y y n y y y

David Rye (invited - staff)

y n y y y y y

Clare Snell

-

y y y y y y

Alex Trott

 

y y y y y y

Anna Tunnicliff

y y y y y y y

Emily Reeves

-

-

-

-

-

y

y

Helen Roberts

-

-

-

-

-

-

n

 

 

y - meeting attended

n - absent from meeting, apology accepted.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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