Governing Body 15-16

WATERGATE SPECIAL SCHOOL

GOVERNING BODY

Reconstituted :   16 March 2015

 

GOVERNING BODY MEMBERSHIP:
15 governors

CATEGORIES OF GOVERNOR:
Headteacher (1)
Staff (1)
LA Nominated (1)
Parent Elected (4)
Foundation – Appointed by the Brent Knoll and Watergate Co-operative Trust (3)
Co-Opted (5)

CHAIR OF GOVERNORS:
Cllr Carl Handley

CLERK TO GOVERNORS:  
Catherine Munday

STANDING COMMITTEES:
Resources and Estates
Education and Pupil Services
Personnel and Welfare
Pay
Joint Strategic Committee (with Greenvale Special School)

STATUTORY COMMITTEES:
Statutory Committees include Pupil Discipline, Staff Discipline, Pay Appeals and Parent Complaints.   These committees meet as and when required, with a minimum of three eligible governors to be drawn from a pool of all members of the Governing Body subject to availability and with regard to any declared conflicts of interest.

 

Governors’ details 2015-16

FULL NAME CATEGORY APPOINTED BY DATE OF APPOINTMENT
Jeanette Bell

Parent

Parent Body 17/12/2014
Ruth Elliott

Co-opted

Governing Body 24/03/2015
Judy Evans

Co-opted

Governing Body 24/03/2015
Cllr Carl Handley

LA

Local Authority 26/06/2014
Danniel Horton

Co-opted

Governing Body 6/07/2016
Leah Minto

Staff

School Staff 16/03/2015
Aine Ni Ruairc Headteacher

Staff

ex officio 01/09/2013
Cllr J Paschoud

Fnd

Co-operative Trust 5/03/2014
Wendy Paterson

Parent

Parent Body 5/06/2013
Joanna Taylor

Parent

Parent Body 17/12/2014
Theodora Abbey Tetteh

Fnd

Co-operative Trust 26/06/2013
Henrii  Webb

Fnd

Co-operative Trust 13/06/2012
Gary Whipp

Co-opted

Governing Body 24/03/2015

 

FULL NAME TERM OF OFFICE(NO OF YEARS AND END DATE) DATE RESIGNED COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIP RESPONSIBILITIES VOTING RIGHTS (IF ASSOCIATE MEMBER)
Jeanette Bell 4

16/12/2018

  Educ. and Pupil Services.    
Ruth Elliott 4

23/03/2019

  Educ and Pupil Services Resources and Estates (Chair) Personnel & Welfare Joint Strategic Pay Committee Vice Chair Class Link  
Judy Evans 4

23/03/2019

  Personnel & Welfare Class Link  
Cllr Carl Handley 4

25/06/2018

  Resources and Estates Personnel &Welfare Joint Strategic Pay Committee Chair of Govs. Safeguarding Link Appraiser  
Danniel Horton 4

5/07/2020

       
Leah Minto 4

15/03/2019

  Educ and Pupil Services N/A  
Aine Ni Ruairc Headteacher n/a

n/a

  all committees N/A  
Cllr J Paschoud 4

4/03/2018

  Educ and Pupil Services Class Link Appraiser  
Wendy Paterson 4

4/06/2017

  Educ and Pupil Services    
Joanna Taylor 4

16/12/2018

  Resources & Estates Class Link  
Theodora Abbey Tetteh 4

25/06/2017

21/07/2016 Educ and Pupil Services (Chair) Resources & Estates Joint Strategic Looked After Children  
Henrii  Webb 4 12/06/2016   Personnel & Welfare (Chair Resources & Estates   Safeguarding Lk Class Link Appraiser  
Gary Whipp 4 23/03/2019   Resources & Estates Class Link  

 

 

GOVERNORS’ ATTENDANCE  2015/16                                         

GOVERNING BODY   RESOURCES AND ESTATES
  15/12/15 17/3/16 5/7/16     1/10/15 14/1/16 11/5/16  
Jeanette Bell apologies   Ruth Elliott  
Ruth Elliott: V-Chair   Carl Handley ——  
Judy Evans apologies   Aine Ni Ruairc  
Cllr C Handley: Chair   Joanna Taylor apologies  
Danniel Horton       Theodora Abbey Tetteh apologies  
Leah Minto apologies apologies   Henrii Webb apologies  
Aine Ni Ruairc
Headteacher
  Gary Whipp  
Cllr J Paschoud            
Wendy Paterson apologies apologies apologies            
Joanna Taylor            
Theodora Abbey Tetteh apologies            
Henrii  Webb apologies            
Gary Whipp            
                   

 

 

EDUCATION AND PUPIL SERVICES   PERSONNEL AND WELFARE COMMITTEE
  20/11/15 3/3/16 9/6/16     22/10/15 4/2/16 19/5/16
Jeannette Bell apologies apologies   Henrii Webb: Chair
Ruth Elliott   Judy Evans
Leah Minto apologies   Ruth Elliott
Aine Ni Ruairc   Aine Ni Ruairc
Jackie Paschoud apologies   Carl Handley
Wendy Paterson apologies ——-          
Theodora Abbey Tetteh          

 

School Times

School Day

Mon-Fri 9.15am to 3:30pm,

 

Early years / Infants Lunchtime 11.45am -12.30pm

Juniors Lunchtime 12-12:45pm

 

School Office - Telephone: 020 8695 6555

 

Office Email - admin@watergate.lewisham.sch.uk

 

Headteacher

Fiona Veitch

 

Headteacher@watergate.lewisham.sch.uk

Watergate School | Lushington Rd, London SE6 3WG