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Governors

Field End Infants is a community school.

The name of the governing body is Field End Infant School Governing Body and their role is to oversee school strategy, policy, budgeting and staffing. They enable school to run as effectively as possible, working alongside senior leaders in supporting teachers to provide excellent education to our children.

The governing body shall consist of:

3 Parent governors  (all schools)

1 Local Authority (LA) governor (all schools)

1 Staff governor (all schools)

1 Headteacher (all schools)

4 co-opted governors (optional category)

The Governing Body, may also choose to appoint associate members with complementary skill-sets; they will not, however, hold voting rights. 

The total number of governors is 10.

 

Membership of our Governing Body, including governors' responsibilities, is as follows:

Name 

Position 

Link Governor 

Laura Miller 

Clerk 

NA 

Christine Nowell 

Chair of Governors 

Early Years 

English 

Dorothy Chappell 

Head 

teacher 

NA 

Victoria Jarvis

Staff Governor 

Relationships, Health & Sex Education

Vedeena Hemraj 

Parent Governor 

 

Amol Gurung 

Parent Governor 

Website 

Wellbeing 

Scott Spencer 

Co-opted Governor 

Performance  

Kay Kitcatt 

Co-opted Governor 

Safeguarding  

Looked After Children 

Pratik Desai 

Co-opted Governor 

Health & Safety 

Computing & E-safety 

Andrea Williams 

Co-opted Governor 

SEND  

Maths 

Vani Chenganna 

LA Governor 

Admissions 

Behaviour & Anti-bullying 

 

The term of office for each category of governor is as follows:

Parent governors: 3 years

Local Authority governors: 4 years

Staff governors: 4 years

Headteacher: Ex-officio

Co-opted governors: 3 years

For more information about the terms of office of our current governors, please visit Field End Infants' governance page at:

Field End Infant School - GOV.UK (get-information-schools.service.gov.uk)

 

The full governing body meets at least once per term.

There are three committees which also meet termly:

Premises, Curriculum, Finance & HR

(Joint premises meetings are also held with the Junior School)

Additionally, the Strategy Committee (consisting of the Chair of Governors, the Committee Chairs and the Headteacher) will meet if and when the need arises to focus on specific priorities. 

Committee membership is as follows:

 

Committee & Requirements 

Members 

Curriculum Committee 

Chair: Victoria Jarvis 

Christine Nowell 

Dorothy Chappell 

Kay Kitcatt 

Andrea Williams 

Finance & HR Committee 

 

Chair: Scott Spencer 

Dorothy Chappell 

Vedeena Hemraj

Victoria Jarvis 

Vani Chenganna 

Amol Gurung 

Premises Committee 

3 Governors   

Headteacher  

Site Manager 

Chair: Pratik Desai 

Christine Nowell 

Dorothy Chappell 

Alex Richiardi (Site Manager) 

Victoria Jarvis

Strategy Group  

(Meets if / when the need arises) 

Chairs of other Committees, Chair and Headteacher 

If you would like to contact our Governing Body, you may do so via the Clerk to Governors, by emailing: lmiller86.312@fieldendinfants.co.uk

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