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Meet our Governors

Letter from Governors - July 2017

 

Name Andrew Robinson - Chair of Governors

Type of Governor: Foundation

Appointed by:  Multi Academy Trust

Term of office: 2016-2020

On which committees do you currently serve? All    

Why have you chosen to be a Governor at St Mary’s?

To have an active role in assisting and supporting the pupils, staff and the school as a whole, as it moves forward and provides a happy, safe and Christian learning environment for all.

 

Contact via the school office please 

Helen Halfpenny - Governor (Vice chair)

 

 

Type of Governor: Foundation

Appointed by:  Nottinghamshire county council

Term of office: 2016-2020

On which committees do you currently serve? All    

Why have you chosen to be a Governor at St Mary’s?

I have spent the past few years listening to children read within the school, enjoying my time with them greatly. I wish to give something back to the school for the support my children were given, along with the enjoyable Christian education they received. I believe it is essential we provide a safe and happy environment for our children to learn in. I fully support the hard work of all the staff in moving the school forward whilst ensuring a Christian spirit is kept present throughout the school.

 

David Scarsbrook - Appraisal Governor

 

Type of Governor: Parent Governor

Appointed by: Multi Academy Trust

Term of office: 2014-2018

On which committees do you currently serve? All    

Which other Governor roles do you currently perform?

Appraisal Governor

Why have you chosen to be a Governor at St Mary’s?

To support the school in delivering an effective and enjoyable education in a strongly Christian context, for both my children and other students in the school.

Name Brian Little

Type of Governor: Foundation

Appointed by:  Multi Academy Trust

Term of office: 2016-2020

On which committees do you currently serve? All    

Why have you chosen to be a Governor at St Mary’s?

I was asked by the Diocesan Director of Education to consider being a governor at St. Mary's. I was very happy to accept because I believe that children deserve the best education possible to equip them for a productive and satisfying life. This means it should embrace fully the Christian values that underpin much of our society. 

Name- Louise Gardner

Role - Teaching Assistant

Type of Governor - Staff

Term of office - October 2017-October 2021

On which committees do you currently server - ALL

On which committees do you have voting rights - ALL

Do you have relatives/children at the school? - I have 1 child who is currently in Year 4

Do you need to declare any business interests for this role? - No

Why have you chosen to be a Governor at St. Mary's? 

As a former pupil myself, and having seen both of my own children attend St Mary’s, I feel extremely passionate about the school and the Christian ethos that is at the core of everything that we do here. I want for the school to continue and build upon its successes and I want to ensure a happy and safe environment is provided for everyone within the school.

 

 

 

 

Name- Alison Jacobson

Role - Admission and Governance Officer

Type of Governor - Diocesan

Term of office - November 2017- November 2021

On which committees do you currently server - ALL

On which committees do you have voting rights - ALL

Do you have relatives/children at the school? -  No

Do you need to declare any business interests for this role? - I am the Diocesan Admissions and Governance Officer – I advise the SNMAT and partner academies on matters of Governance and Admissions.

Why have you chosen to be a Governor at St. Mary's? To help the school to be successful and to ensure a happy and safe environment. St Mary Magdalene is a wonderful school and I hope my experience of working in the Diocesan Education team can be of benefit to the Local Governing Body.

 

 

Name - David Mills

Role - Governor

Type of Governor - Diocesan

Appointed by - DBE

Term of office - 2017-2021

On which committees do you server - currently all

On which committees do you have voting rights - currently all

Which Governor roles do you currently perform - Risk Management

Do you have any relatives, children or partners at the school - my grown up children attended St. Mary's

Do you need to declare any business interests for this role?- No

Why have you chosen to be a Governor at St. Mary's - To help the school to be successful and the ensure a happy and safe environment.

I am Chair of Governors at All Saints Infant School and we are currently in collaboration with St. Mary’s. We offer mutual support and share the same Executive Head Teacher. I have agreed to fill a vacancy for the short term.

Register of Business Interests 2016-2017

2015-2016 Governors Register of Business Interests

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