Our Governing Body

A message from Mr Richard Hounsfield, our Chair of Governors:

 

On behalf of the governing body I would like to welcome you to our website.

The role of the governors is to work together on effective school policies and to be accountable for overall performance.  We also support the headteacher and staff by listening to concerns, talking through any problems and giving constructive advice where possible.

Garton on the Wolds is a successful small rural school that is run by a team of dedicated people committed to providing the best education for all our children. The governors endevour to ensure every pupil is given the opportunity to achieve their potential in a friendly and inclusive enviroment.

Our aims are to:

  • Provide a strategic review
  • Act as a critical friend
  • Ensure accountability

Please scroll to the bottom of the page to download the Governing Body Code of Conduct.

 

Governing Body

Mr Richard Hounsfield, Chair of Governors

Category: Foundation

Body appointed by: Diocese

Date of appointment: 17.03.2013

Term of office: 4 years (extended to the first meeting in the autumn term of 2019)

Delegated roles: Chair, International, Child Protection, Cluster Representative, Educational Visits, Computing

Committees: Finance and General Purposes, Personnel, Performance and Pay Review, Sites, Buildings and Health & Safety

Attendance record at Full Governing Body meetings this academic year: 100%

 

Mrs Debbie Chadwick

Category: Staff Voting Head

Body appointed by: N/A

Term of office: Ex-officio

Delegated roles: Training Link Governor

Committees: Curriculum and Policy, Finance and General Purposes, Personnel, Performance and Pay Review, Sites, Buildings and Health & Safety

Attendance record at Full Governing Body meetings this academic year: 100%

 

Ms Kath Warren-Lambert, Vice Chair, Designated Safeguarding Governor

Category: Co-opted

Body appointed by: Full Governing Body

Date of appointment: 03.02.2015

Term of office: 4 years

Delegated roles: Vice Chair, SEND, Child Protection, Class 2&3 governor

Committees: Curriculum and Policy, Sites, Buildings and Health & Safety

Attendance record at Full Governing Body meetings this academic year: 100%

 

Mrs Lyn Curtis

Category: Associate

Body appointed by: Full Governing Body

Date of appointment: 15.10.2013

Term of office: 4 years

Committees: Finance and General Purposes, Personnel, Sites, Buildings and Health & Safety

Attendance record at Full Governing Body meetings this academic year: 100%

 

Miss Kathryn Allan

Category: Co-opted

Body appointed by: Full Governing Body

Date of appointment: 03.02.2015

Term of office: 4 years

Delegated roles: Maths, NQT, Disadvantaged 

Committees: Finance and General Purposes

Attendance record at Full Governing Body meetings this academic year: 100%

Miss Allan is also a governor on the Governing Body of Barmby Moor CE Primary School.

 

Miss Helen Fox

Category: Staff

Body appointed by: Staff election

Date of appointment: 11.10.2017

Term of office: 4 years

Attendance record at Full Governing Body meetings this academic year: 100%

 

Mrs Judy Adamson

Category: Foundation

Body appointed by: Diocese

Date of appointment: 18.03.2011

Term of office: Ex-officio

Delegated roles: Collective Worship, Religious Education, English, Assessment

Committees: Curriculum and Policy

Attendance record at Full Governing Body meetings this academic year: 100%

 

Mr Shaun Williamson

Category: Authority

Chair of Barmby Moor CE Primary School Governing Body

Body appointed by: Full Governing Body

Date of appointment: 23.02.2014

Term of office: 4 years

Delegated roles: Science, History, Geography

Committees: Finance and General Purposes

Attendance record at Full Governing Body meetings this academic year: 0%

 

Dr Natalie Martin

Category: Parent

Body appointed by: Parent election

Date of appointment: 25.01.2017

Term of office: 4 years

Delegated roles: Assessment, Science, Class 4 governor

Attendance record at Full Governing Body meetings this academic year: 100%

 

Mrs Verity Megginson

Category: Parent

Body appointed by: Parent election

Date of appointment: 25.01.2017

Term of office: 4 years

Delegated roles: Early Years Foundation Stage, PE, Class 1 governor

Attendance record at Full Governing Body meetings this academic year: 0%

 

Mrs Samantha Dunwell

Category: Parent

Body appointed by: Parent election

Date of appointment: 31.01.2018

Term of office: 4 years

Delegated roles: Data Protection, Class 6 governor

Attendance record at Full Governing Body meetings this academic year (since 31.01.2018): 100%

 

Mrs Elaine Thompson

Category: Co-opted

Body appointed by: Full Governing Body

Date of appointment: 30.06.2013

Date stepped down: 31.01.2018

Term of office: 4 years

Delegated roles: Assessment, Art & Design, Mathematics, EYFS

Committees: Curriculum and Policy, Finance and General Purposes, Personnel, Performance and Pay Review

Attendance record at Full Governing Body meetings last academic year and up to 11.10.2017: 100%