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Governors

At Holdbrook Primary School & Nursery, the role of the Governing Board is to provide strategic management, and to act as a ‘critical friend’, supporting the work of the Headteacher and other staff.

The Governors of Holdbrook Primary School & Nursery are:

Caroline Jenkins – Chair of Governors – COP (20/10/16)

Committee : Resources / Childrens

Business & Pecuniary Interests : Works for a local business.  Family member is a student.

The Chair of Governors can be contacted via the school office.

Caroline Jenkins Biography

Peter Maiden – Vice Chair of Governors – LEA (11/11/15)

Committee : Resources

Business & Pecuniary Interests : Works for a local charity that supports families who attend the school.

Governance Roles in other schools : Vice Chair of Downfield Primary School / Arlesdene Nursery School

Peter Maiden Biography

Nick Heald – Headteacher (01/09/13)

Committee : Resources / Childrens

Business & Pecuniary Interests : Staff member

Linda Williams – COP Governor (23/03/17)

Committee : Childrens

Business & Pecuniary Interests : None

Linda Williams Biography

Carol Bowman – COP Governor (01/11/15)

Committee : Resources

Business & Pecuniary Interests : None

Carol Bowman Biography

Cleo Panayi – PAR  Governor (21/10/16)

Committee : Childrens

Business & Pecuniary Interests : Parent of child at the school

Kacey Brown – COP Governor (16/05/17)

Committee : Resources

Business & Pecuniary Interests : None

Kacey Brown Biography

Bridget Burke – AM (06/11/14)

Committee : Resources

Business & Pecuniary Interests : Staff member

Toby Oxford – STF Governor (16/11/17)

Committee : Childrens

Business & Pecuniary Interests : Staff member

 


Throughout the year they attend meetings to help with the monitoring and evaluation of the school.

Governor Meeting Attendance Information 2016-17

 


Categories are elected as follows:

COP = Co-opted – Appointed by governing body.

PAR = Parent – Parents of children at the school. Most elected by parents at the school.

HT = Headteacher

AM = Associate Member – Not governors, but can be invited to sit on one of the committees of the governing body, usually because they have specific skills. They can be given voting rights.

LEA = Governors appointed by the LA. Governing body can set eligibility criteria which appointees must meet, and it is the governing body that appoints rather than the LA.

STF = Staff – Elected by those who are paid to work at the school.

Governors Secure Area