Governor membership

Membership of Local Academy Board (LAB) & additional Portfolio Team [PT] membership

  • All governors attend LAB meetings and governors each attend a PT meeting
  • Standards and Outcomes remit: To ensure the best possible education outcomes are achieved by all students in the academy
  • Finance and Resources remit: To ensure full financial regulatory compliance and the most efficient use of all income and resources across the academy
  • Link Governor roles: all governors are linked to an area of the academy
RoleGovernor in post
Chair of governorsCllr. M Quigley
Vice chair of governorsMr A Knight
Senior Executive LeaderMr D Cotton
PrincipalMrs H Widdup
Member nameType of governorAppointedEnd of termSpecific /additional role(s) /PT membership
Cllr. M QuigleyAppointed01/09/1530/08/18Chair of governors: Appointed 01/09/2018 to 30/08/2020
Portfolio: Finance and Resources
Link Governor:
- Safeguarding
- Safer recruitment
- Health and safety
Mr A KnightAppointed01/09/1731/08/20Vice chair of governors: 01/09/2017 to 30/08/2019
Portfolio: Standards and Outcomes
Link Governor:
- English
- Humanities
Mrs P Bryn-JonesAppointed04/10/1603/10/20Portfolio: Finance and Resources
Link Governor: Internal audit officer
Mr G GadieAppointed11/12/1410/12/20Portfolio: Finance and Resources
Link Governor:
- SEND
- CLA
- PP
- Disadvantaged
- Arts (Music, Drama, Perf. Arts, Fine Art)
- PE
VacancyParent---
Mr A SilcockAppointed01/09/1630/08/20Portfolio:
Finance and Resources
Pay and Performance
Link Governor: Maths
Mr W SpoonerStaff01/09/1630/08/20Portfolio: Finance and Resources
Mr N TrickettAppointed03/03/1502/03/19Portfolio: Standards and Outcomes
Link Governor: Sixth form
Vacancy----
Miss N WardAppointed (parent)08/09/1507/09/19Portfolio: Standards and Outcomes

Declarations of interest: pecuniary/business

NameName/nature of pecuniary/business interest declaredType of business
Cllr. M QuigleyKing Edward IV Trust/Retford Education Foundation
Bassetlaw District Council – Councillor
Bassetlaw Hospice – Chairman
Bassetlaw Conservative Association
Educational charity
Trust
Local council
Charity
Political association
Mr A KnightNo external business interest declared-
Mrs P Bryn-JonesNo external business interest declared-
Mr G GadieSherwood and Newark Citizens Advice - Chair and TrusteeCharity
Mr A SilcockNo external business interest declared-
Mr W SpoonerKing Edward VI Trust/member of staffEducation
Mr N TrickettNo external business interest declared-
Miss N WardBracken Lane Primary Academy staff memberEducation

Senior leaders who contribute

NameName/nature of pecuniary/business interest declaredType of business
Mr D CottonSee Trust membership information-
Mrs H WiddupNo external business interest declared/married to member of staff-
Mr C WestNo external business interest declared/married to member of staff-
Mr A TomkinsNo external business interest declared/member of staff-
Mr M PenningtonNo external business interest declared/member of staff-

Contributors

NameName/nature of pecuniary/business interest declaredType of business
Mr C PickeringSee Trust membership information-
Mrs A Elway - Company SecretarySee Trust membership information-
Mrs J Stock - Clerk to governorsNo external business interest declared/member of staff-
Mr S LoweNo external business interest declared/member of staff-

Members who resigned/end of term during previous 12 months

NameDate of appointmentDate of resignation
Mr R Turner08/09/1523/10/18
Ms S Gibson19/12/1709/07/19

Attendance at meetings: Local Academy Boards and Portfolio Teams

NameMeetingAttendance record
Academic year 2018/19
No. meetings in year
Attendance record
Academic year 2018/19
No. attended in year
Cllr. M QuigleyLocal Academy Board44
Portfolio Team[s]55
Mr A KnightLocal Academy Board43
Portfolio Team[s]65
Mrs P Bryn-JonesLocal Academy Board43
Portfolio Team[s]55
Mr G GadieLocal Academy Board42
Portfolio Team[s]55
Mr A SilcockLocal Academy Board42
Portfolio Team[s]55
Mr W SpoonerLocal Academy Board42
Portfolio Team[s]54
Mr N TrickettLocal Academy Board43
Portfolio Team[s]65
Vacancy
Miss N WardLocal Academy Board44
Portfolio Team[s]63
Parent vacancy
Retford Oaks Academy