Our Governing Body

Our Governors

The governors at St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary School are fully committed to supporting the Head Teacher and Senior Leadership Team to continue to provide the very best education and school experience for our children.  The relationship between the governors and the leadership team is positive and based upon trust, openness and transparency.

St. Joseph’s Governing Body

Name Governor Type Term From Term To Roles
Mrs B O’Connor Headteacher 01 Jan 2019 To Present Headteacher
Mr M McKay Foundation Governor 01 Sep 2018 31 Aug 2022 Chair of Governing Board
English
ExclusionsYear 1
Fr John Cunningham Foundation Governor

 

01 Sep 2019 31 Aug 2023 Vice Chair of Governing Board
Assessment
REYear 2
Mrs R Elson Foundation Governor

 

 

01 Sep 2019 01 Aug 2023 Chair of School Improvement
Disadvantaged pupils
Children Looked After
SEND
Safeguarding
Staff well-being
Mental healthYear 4
Miss M  Davies Foundation Governor

 

TBC TBC Chair of Resources
Admissions
PSHEYear 5
Mr J Bonsignore Parent Governor 16 Nov 2017 14 Nov 2021 Health & Safety

Year 6

Mrs E Kelly Parent Governor

 

22 May 2017 21 May 2021 Admissions
Computing
Maths
ScienceNursery
Mrs N Ogbonnaya Foundation Governor 01 Sep 2019 31 Aug 2023 Admissions
Pupil PremiumReception
Mr G Skelton Local Authority Governor

 

11 Nov 2015 09 Nov 2019 Foundation subjects
Arts MarkYear 3
Mrs D Perone Staff Governor 03 Sep 2017 02 Sep 2021 Business Manager
Mr P Coyne Associate Member 28 Apr 2019 26 Apr 2020 Admissions
Ms C Irons Clerk Clerk

Governors With other Interests In Educational Establishments

Mr. G Skelton – Wife employed at St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary School.

Mr. J Bonsignore – Wife employed at St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary School

Governors Who Have Left The Governing Body During The Last 12 Months

Mr. T Gorton – Head Teacher (Staff Governor)
Term of Office: 01/09/2011 – 31/12/18

Meetings/Committees

Full Governing Body Meetings are held once a term and Committee Meetings (Resources and School Improvement) also take place once a term.

Meeting attendance 2018-19_GB

Resources Committee

The Chairperson of the Resources Committee is Miss Megan Davies.

The Resources Committee is responsible for:

  • Admissions
  • Premises
  • Finance
  • Personnel
  • Safeguarding

School Improvement Committee

The Chairperson of the School Improvement Committee is Mrs Raquel Elson.

The School Improvement Committee is responsible for:

  • School Development Plan
  • Pupil Progress And Attainment
  • Vulnerable Groups
  • Pupil Premium (Disadvantaged Pupils)

The Full Governing Body Meetings for 2019 – 2020 are as follows:

 

The School Improvement Committee Meetings for 2019 – 2020 are as follows: 

 

The Resources Committee Meetings for 2019 – 2020 are as follows: