WATERGATE SPECIAL SCHOOL
GOVERNING BODY
ACADEMIC YEAR 2019-20

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:                                                 Ruth Elliott

CLERK TO GOVERNORS:                                                Catherine Munday 

STANDING COMMITTEES (to 31/12/19):             Finance
                                                                                                          Education and Pupil Welfare
                                                                                                          Personnel and Welfare
                                                                                                          Pay
                                                                                                          Premises and Health & Safety

 

STANDING COMMITTEESS (from 1/01/2020)        Resources
                                                                                                                  Education                                                                                           

                                   

 

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 2019-20

FULL NAME CATEGORY APPOINTED BY DATE OF APPOINTMENT

 

Stella Amarie-Ford Staff Members of staff 25/09/2019
Florence Arowolo Parent Parent Body 15/12/2017
Jeanette Bell Parent Parent Body 17/12/2014
Ruth Elliott Foundation Co-operative Trust Prior to 2010
Judy Evans Co-opted Governing Body 24/03/2015
Cllr Carl Handley Co-opted Governing Body Prior to 2010
Cllr Jacqui Paschoud Fnd Co-operative Trust Prior to 2010
Laurence Thackwray Co-opted Governing Body 30/03/2017
Cherril Wade Parent Parent Body 17/12/2018
Fiona Veitch H/teacher (interim) Ex officio 1/09/2019
Henrii Webb Foundation Co-operative Trust Prior to 2010
Gary Whipp Co-opted Governing Body 24/03/2015

 

FULL NAME RE-APPOINTED TERM OF YEARS DATE OF RESIG-
NATION
COMMITTEE
 MEMBERSHIP
OTHER
RESPONSIBILITIES
VOTING RIGHTS
Stella Amarie-Ford n/a 4   Education    
Florence Arowolo n/a 4   Resources   n/a
Jeanette Bell 17/12/2018 4   Education Class Link n/a
Ruth Elliott 16/10/2016 4   Resources
Education
Chair of Governors
Class Link
Appraisal Review Gov.  
n/a
Judy Evans 28/03/2019 4   Education Chair of Committee
Safeguarding Link
Class Link 
n/a
Cllr Carl Handley 27/06/2019 4   Resources Chair of Committee
Vice Chair of Govs.
Appraiser
 
Cllr Jacqui Paschoud 05/03/2018 4   Education

 

Appraiser n/a
Laurence Thackwray n/a 4   Resources Chair of Committee
Website Link
n/a
Cherril Wade n/a 4   Resources    
Fiona Veitch n/a Ex officio   Resources
Education
   
Henrii Webb 15/06/2016 4   Education Chair of Committee
Safeguarding
Appraiser
n/a
Gary Whipp 28/03/2019 4   Resources Health & Safety
Class Link
n/a

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