Name of Governing Body: St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School

The remit for the Governing Body is to:

a) Ensure clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction;

b) Hold the headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils, and the performance management of staff; and

c) Oversee the financial performance of the school and making sure its money is well spent. 

Governing Body Composition:

Type of Governor No.
   
Headteacher 1
Local Authority 1
Parent 2
Staff 1
Foundation Governors 7

 

Names of Governors Type of Governor Term of Office  Date of Appointment Date of Resignation Appointing Body
           
Mr Stephen Westhead Foundation & Chair 4 Years 01-Oct-2016 - Liverpool Archdiocese
Mr Paul Holden Foundation & Vice Chair 4 Years 01-Sept-2016 - Liverpool Archdiocese
Mr Mark Dumican Headteacher - - - -
Rev John Gorman Foundation 4 Years 15-Oct-2013 - Liverpool Archdiocese
Mr Paul Jensen Foundation 4 Years 03-May-2014 02-May-2018 Liverpool Archdiocese
Mr Paul Jensen Local Authority - - - Wigan Council (Appointed by Governing Body)
Mrs Catherine McConnell Foundation 4 Years 01-Sept-2017 28-Sept-2018 Liverpool Archdiocese
Mr Andrew Connellan Foundation 4 Years 22-Feb-2016 - Liverpool Archdiocese
Mr Gareth Heaton Foundation 4 Years 1-Sept-2016 - Liverpool Archdiocese
Mr Peter Philips Foundation 4 Years 1-Sept-2018 - Liverpool Archdiocese
Mrs Angela Naylor Local Authority 4 Years 14-Jan-2014 13-Jan-2018 Council (Appointed by Governing Body)
Mrs Lisa Bolton Parent 4 Years 27-Mar-2013 26-Mar-2017 Elected by Parents
Mr Mark Webster Staff 4 Years 24-Apr-2013 23-Apr-2017 Elected by Staff
Mr Neil Harrison Parent 4 Years 16-Dec-2015 -  
Mr Simon Atherton Parent 4 Years 5-Apr-2017   Elected by Parents
Mrs Judith Denton Staff 4 Years 7-Apr-2017  

Elected by Staff

Mrs Pat Jameson Clerk to Governors - - - -

Chair of Committees

Committee Chair
   
Full Governors Mr S Westhead
Personnel Mr P Holden
Pay and Performance Mr P Holden
Finance and Building Mr Gareth Heaton

 

Specific Responsibilities 

Responsibility Name
   
Safeguarding/Child Protection Governor Mr P Jensen
SEND Governor Mr S Atherton
Health and Safety Governor Mr N Harrison
Pupil Premium Governor Mr A Connellan

 

Link

Governor Name Subject
   
Mr P Holden Art, Music
Mr N Harrison PE, Year 10
Mrs J Denton Design and Technology, Year 8
Mr G Heaton Geography, Drama, Year 7
Mr S Atherton SEND, PDC
Mr P Philips Maths, History, Year 11
Mr A Connellan MFL, Pupil Premium, English
Mr P Jensen RE, Science, Year 9
Fr J Gorman Chaplaincy

 

Committee Structure

Finance and Building Curriculum and Standards Committee Pay and Performance Committee

Personnel 

Remit: To deal with all matters delegated by the Governing Body regarding, Finance, and Health and Safety. Remit: To deal with all matters delegated by the Governing Body regarding, Standards in school and the curriculum. Remit: To make decisions about performance related pay for teachers and the headteacher.

Remit: To deal with any issues regarding personnel.

 

 

Ad-hoc Committees:

  • Staff Disciplinary
  • Pupil Discipline
  • Complaints
  • Appeals

Register of Interests

Name Details of Pecuniary Interest Details of personal interest
Mr P Philips Orrell RU FC and Winstanley CC, St John Rigby Sixth Form College and St Jospehs RC Primary School Trustee and Governor 
Mr N Harrison Treasurer of Seneley and Garswood FC Hire of MUGA
Fr J Gorman Our Lady Immaculate Primary School and St Wilfrids Catholic Primary School  Foundation Governor

 

Attendance Record

Name of Governor

Date of Full Governing Body Meetings Attended

 

18-Sep-2018

04-Dec-2018

19-Mar-2019

18-Jun-2019

 

YES

NO

YES

NO

YES

NO

YES

NO

Mr S Westhead

*

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr P Holden

 

*

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr M Dumican

*

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr P Jensen

*

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr S Atherton

*

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mrs J Denson

*

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr A Connellan

*

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr P Philips

*

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fr J Gorman

*

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr G Heaton *              
Mr N Harrison *              

 

Name of Governor

Date of Personel Meetings Attended

 

06-Nov-2018

29-Jan-2019

21-May-2019

 

 

YES

NO

YES

NO

YES

NO

   

Mr S Westhead

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

Mr P Holden

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

Fr J Gorman

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

Mr S Atherton

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

In Attendence

 

 

 

 

                  

           

   
                 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

Name of Governor

Dates of Curriculum and Standards Committee Meetings

 

21-Nov-2018

05-Mar-2019

04-June-2019

 

YES

NO

YES

NO

YES

NO

Mr P Holden

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr P Philips

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mrs J Denton

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In Attendence

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

           

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name of Governor

Date of Pay and Performance Committee Meeting

 

16-Oct-2018

07-May-2019

 

YES

NO

YES

NO

Mr P Holden

*

 

 

 

Mr S Westhead

*

 

 

 

Mr G Heaton

*

 

 

 

In Attendance 
 

 

 

 

Mr M Dumican *      

 

Name of Governor

Date of Finance and Buildings Committee Meeting

 

02-Oct-2018                  

12-Feb-2016           

30-April-2019

 

YES

NO

YES

NO

YES

NO

Mr G Heaton

*

         

Mr P Jensen

*

 

 

 

 

 

Mr A Conellan 

*

 

 

 

 

 

Mr N Harrison

*          

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In Attendance

 

 

 

 

 

 

             

Mr M Dumican

*

 

 

 

 

 

Mr P Holden 

*

 

 

 

 

 

Mr S Atherton

*

 

 

 

 

 

Mr P Philips

*

 

 

 

 

 

 

*