Our Governors - Who's Who

Governing Body Composition Specific Responsibility Committee Structure
Ad-hoc Committees Register of Interests Attendance Records

The remit for the Governing Body is to:

  1. Ensure clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction;
  2. Hold the Headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils, and the performance management of staff;
  3. Oversee the financial performance of the school and making sure its money is well spent.

Governing Body Composition:

Type of Governor

No.

Foundation

7

Headteacher

1

Staff

1

Parent

2

Local Authority

1

 

Contact Details:

Chair of Governors

Mrs C Chivers
St Peter's Catholic High School
Howards Lane
Orrell
WIGAN WN5 8NU
Tel: 01942 747693
Email: enquiries@admin.saintpetershigh.wigan.sch.uk

Clerk to Governors

Governor Services
Wigan Council
2nd Floor, Civic Centre
Millgate
WIGAN WN1 1AZ
Tel: 01942 486090
Email: governorservices@wigan.gov.uk

 

Names of Governors

Type of Governor

Voting Rights

Term of Office

Date of Appointment

Date of Resignation

Appointing Body

Mr D Corner

Foundation

Y

4 Years

20/12/2016

 

Liverpool Archdiocese

Mrs C Chivers

Foundation

Y

4 Years

01/09/2016

 

Liverpool Archdiocese

Mrs A Doran

Foundation

Y

4 Years

01/09/2013

 

Liverpool Archdiocese

Mrs R Fisher

Foundation

Y

4 Years

15/03/2015

 

Liverpool Archdiocese

Fr. B Jackson

Foundation

Y

4 Years

01/09/2016

 

Liverpool Archdiocese

Mr R Morris

Foundation

Y

4 Years

25/01/2017

 

Liverpool Archdiocese

Mrs K Pilkington

Foundation

Y

4 Years

01/09/2016

 

Liverpool Archdiocese

Mr A McGlown

Headteacher

Y

In Post

01/09/2012

 

N/A

Mrs D Kenny

Staff

Y

4 Years

26/01/2017

 

Elected by staff

Ms J Watts

Parent

Y

4 Years

19/11/2016

 

Elected by Parents

Vacancy

Parent

Y

4 Years

 

 

Elected by Parents

Mr C Hough

Local Authority

Y

4 Years

29/07/2014

 

Nominated by Council
Appointed by Governing Body

 

Specific Responsibility:

Responsibility Name of Governor
SEND Governor*

Mrs Julia Watts

Safeguarding/Child Protection Governor including Children Looked After* Mrs Ruth Fisher
Leadership and Management SLT Link Governors Mrs Caroline Chivers and Mrs Ruth Fisher
Teaching and Learning SLT Link Governors Mrs Anne Doran and Mr Bob Morris
Behaviour, Pastoral, Student Support SLT Link Governors Mrs Ruth Fisher and Mrs Julia Watts
Student Progress Link Governors including Pupil Premium Mr David Corner and Mr Clive Hough
Health and Safety Governor Mr Bob Morris
Transition and Development SLT Link Governors Mrs K Pilkington and Fr B Jackson
Governing Body CPD Coordinator Mrs Diane Kenny

 

Committee Structure

Terms of Reference for all committees are available on request from school

Personnel Curriculum & Standards Finance & Premises Pay
Remit:
To deal with all matters delegated by the Governing Body regarding Human Resources.
Remit:
To deal with all matters delegated by the Governing Body regarding standards in school and the Curriculum.
Remit:
To deal with all matters delegated by the Governing Body regarding Finance.
Remit:
To make decisions about performance related pay for teachers and the Headteacher.
Membership Voting Rights Membership Voting Rights Membership Voting Rights Membership Voting Rights
Fr. B Jackson (Chair) Y Mrs R Fisher (Chair) Y Mr C Hough (Chair) Y Mrs J Watts Y
Mrs C Chivers Y Mrs C Chivers Y Mrs A Doran Y Mrs K Pilkington Y
Mrs R Fisher Y Mr C Hough Y Mrs C Chivers Y Mrs A Doran Y
Mr A McGlown Y Mr A McGlown Y Mr A McGlown Y Mrs C White N
Ms J Watts Y Mr D Corner Y Mr R Morris Y Headteachers Pay Voting Rights
Mrs K Pilkington Y Mrs D Kenny Y Mrs K Pilkington Y Mrs C Chivers Y
Mrs C White N Mrs J Watts Y Mrs C White N Mrs R Fisher Y
    Mrs C White N     Fr. B Jackson Y
            Mrs C White N

The Governors also have an Admission Committee in which all Governors serve.

Ad-hoc Committees

  • Staff Disciplinary
  • Pupil Disciplinary
  • Complaints
  • Appeals

Three Governors with no prior knowledge will be called in order of availability to form these committees.

 

Register of Interests

Name

Details of Pecuniary Interest Details of Personal Interest
Mr D Corner

Teacher at Worden Academy - Leyland
NUT Member

Nil
Mrs C Chivers Chivers & Co Costs Draftsman – Sole Proprietor
St Bernadette’s Pre-school Starter Group (Company Limited by Guarantee)
Nil
Mrs A Doran Associate Director of HR/OD for NHS
Magistrate at Liverpool & Knowsley Bench
Member of Appeals Service for Wigan Council
Nil
Mrs R Fisher Chief Pharmacy Technician for NHS
Membership of Professional Body - GPHC & APTUK
Chair of Governors at St Cuthbert's Catholic Primary School
Nil
Fr. B Jackson Nil Foundation Governor at Birchley St Mary's Catholic Primary School
Mr R Morris Nil Nil
Mrs K Pilkington Shevington Parish Council Clerk
Haigh Parish Council Clerk
St Bernadette’s Catholic Primary School Board Clerk
St Bernadette’s Pre-school Starter Group (Company Limited by Guarantee) Trustee and Director
Membership to Professional Body - SLCC, ALCC & UNITE
Nil
Mr A McGlown Headteacher at St Peter's Catholic High School
Membership of Professional Body - ASCL
Nil
Mr D Kenny Teach at St Peter's Catholic High School Nil
Ms J Watts Sales Director - British Telecom PLC Nil
Mr C Hough Manager of Behrens Fabrics (Retail) Nil
Vacancy    

 

Attendance Records

Name of Governor Dates of Full Governing Body Meetings
  12/09/2017 12/12/2017 27/03/2018 10/07/2018
Mr D Corner Y      
Mrs C Chivers (Chair) Y      
Mrs A Doran Y      
Mrs R Fisher (Vice Chair) Y      
Fr. B Jackson Y      
Mr R Morris Y      
Mrs K Pilkington Y      
Mr A McGlown Y      
Mrs D Kenny Y      
Ms J Watts Y      
Mr C Hough Y      
Vacancy        

 

Name of Governor Dates of Personnel Committee Meetings
  21/11/2017 13/02/2018 15/05/2018
Fr. B Jackson (Chair)      
Mrs C Chivers      
Mrs R Fisher      
Mr A McGlown      
Mrs K Pilkington      
Ms J Watts      
Mrs C White      

 

Name of Governor Dates of Curriculum and Standards Committee Meetings
  17/10/2017 06/02/2018 26/06/2018
Mrs R Fisher (Chair)      
Mrs C Chivers      
Mr C Hough      
Mr A McGlown      
Mrs D Kenny      
Ms J Watts      
Mr D Corner      
Mrs C White      

 

Name of Governor Dates of Finance & Premises Committee Meetings
  28/11/2017 10/03/2018 05/06/2018
Mrs A Doran      
Mr C Hough      
Mr A McGlown      
Mr R Morris      
Mrs K Pilkington      
Mrs C Chivers      
Mrs C White      

 

Name of Governor Dates of Pay Committee Meetings
  TBC
Mrs K Pilkington (Chair)  
Mrs A Doran  
Mrs J Watts  

 

Name of Governor Dates of Headteachers Pay Committee Meetings
  TBC
Mrs C Chivers  
Mrs R Fisher  
Fr B Jackson/td>  

updated 15/09/2017