St Josephs Catholic Primary School

The Governing Body

The governing board is responsible for strategic leadership in school. Each individual governor is a member of a governing board, which is established in law as a corporate body.

St Joseph’s governing board is made up of foundation governors appointed by the Archbishop of Westminster, parent governors elected by parents, the head teacher, staff governors elected by staff and a local authority governor appointed by Barnet local authority. The governors work in close partnership with the head teacher to achieve excellence in outcomes for our pupils. Governors monitor progress through data produced by the school and reports from various people including the head teacher and commissioned work. The Governing Body meets twice a term to conduct its business. Aspects of the governing board’s strategic work is carried out by committees which meet throughout the year. St Joseph’s has four standing committees; Catholic Life & Pastoral Care, Resources, Premises Health & Safety and the Teaching, Learning & Achievement. In addition to this there are various ad hoc committees which meet throughout the year when the need arises.

The Governors are responsible for:

Ensuring The Catholic character and ethos of the school is maintained;

Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction;

Holding executive leaders to account for the educational performance of the organisation and its pupils, and the performance management of staff; and

Overseeing the financial performance of the organisation and making sure its money is well spent.


 

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Foundation Governors

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Mrs Lisa Sturley – Chair of Governors

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Term Expires: 31 August 2020


 

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Mr Graeme Bass

Premises / Health & Safety Committee (chair)
Catholic Life & Pastoral Care Committee

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Term Expires: 31 August 2020


 

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Fr Tony Convery

Catholic and Pastoral Life Committee

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Term Expires: 31 August 2019


Melissa Ekwueme

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Resources Committee

Premises and H&S Committee

Attendance Governor

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Term Expires: 31 August 2020


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Mr Fabio Sidoli

Resources Committee

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Term Expires: 31 August 2020


1 x vacancy


Headteacher Governor

James Lane

Dr James Lane

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Resources Committee
Premises / Health & Safety Committee
Teaching Learning and Achievement Committee
Catholic Life and Pastoral Care Committee
Admissions Committee


Parent Governors
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Marilyn Amarteifio

Resources Committee
Premises / Health & Safety Committee

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Term Expires: 31 August 2020


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Mr Richard Gaskill  – Vice-chair of Governors

Resources Committee (chair)
Premises / Health & Safety Committee

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Term Expires: 31 August 2019


Local Authority Governor

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Mr Ernest Catholic and Pastoral Life Committee
Admissions Committee
British Values
Local Authority link

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Term Expires: 31 August 2020


Staff Governor

 


Co-opted Governors

Ms Andrea Bilbow

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Term Expires: 31 August 2021


1 x vacancy


BOARD OF GOVERNORS – REGISTER OF BUSINESS INTEREST 2017/18

Name of Governor Governor Type Appointing Body Office Term Registered
Interest
Mrs Marilyn Amarteifio Parent Governor The Governing Body  Dec 2016 – Aug 2020 –NIL–
Mr Ernest Ambe Local Authority Governor The Governing Body Nov 2016 – Aug 2020 –NIL–
Ms Sarah Ball Co-opted Governor The Governing Body Nov 2015 – Aug 2019 tbc
Mr Graeme Bass Foundation Governor Diocese of Westminster Oct 2016 – Aug 2020 –NIL–
Fr Tony Convery Foundation Governor Diocese of Westminster Aug 2015 – Aug 2019 –NIL–
Mrs Melissa Ekwueme Foundation Governor Diocese of Westminster Jun 2017 – Aug 2021 –NIL–
Miss Zara Flitton Non Voting Observer –NIL–
Mr Richard Gaskill Parent Governor Elected by the parents  Dec 2015 – Aug 2019 –NIL–
Dr James Lane Executive Headteacher Governor –YES–
Mrs Annette O’Connor Staff Governor Elected by the Staff Aug 2014 – Aug 2018 –NIL–
Mr Fabio Sidoli Foundation Governor Diocese of Westminster Oct 2016 – Aug 2020 –NIL–
Mrs Lisa Sturley Foundation Governor Diocese of Westminster Chair of Governor Oct 2016 – Aug 2020 –NIL–
Mrs Rita Tracy Foundation Governor Diocese of Westminster Aug 2015 – Aug 2019 tbc

 

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Minutes and Agendas 2017/18

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Minutes and Agendas 2016/17

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Governor Attendance Table

Governor Attendance Table 2017/18

Governor Attendance Table 2016/17