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

Governing Body Remit for Academic Year 2018/2019 (download here)


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

Observer

1

 

Contact Details:

(Acting) Chair of Governors

Mr C Hough
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

Vacancy

Foundation

Y

4 years

 

 

Liverpool Archdiocese

Mr David Corner

Foundation

Y

4 Years

20/12/2016

 

Liverpool Archdiocese

Mrs Anne Doran

Foundation

Y

4 Years

12/09/2017

 

Liverpool Archdiocese

Mrs Pamela Davis

Foundation

Y

4 years

01/09/2018

 

Liverpool Archdiocese

Mrs Elizabeth Somers

Foundation
Vice Chair

Y

4 Years

01/09/2018

 

Liverpool Archdiocese

Mr Robert Morris

Foundation

Y

4 Years

25/01/2017

 

Liverpool Archdiocese

Mrs Krystina Pilkington

Foundation

Y

4 Years

01/09/2016

 

Liverpool Archdiocese

Mr Andrew McGlown

Headteacher

Y

In Post

01/09/2012

 

N/A

Mrs Diane Kenny

Staff

Y

4 Years

26/01/2017

 

Elected by staff

Vacancy

Parent

Y

4 Years

 

 

Elected by Parents

Mr Adam Burrows

Parent

Y

4 years

10/11/2017

 

Elected by Parents

Mr Clive Hough

Local Authority & Chair

Y

2 Years

01/09/19

 

Nominated by LA and appointed by the Gov. Body.

Mr Chis Pollitt

Deputy Headteacher

N

4 years

01/09/18

 

N/A (Observer)

 

Specific Responsibility:

Responsibility Name of Governor

Chair of Governors & Link Governor

Mr Clive Hough

Vice Chair of Governors

Mrs Elizabeth Somers

SEND Governor*

Mrs Pam Davis

Safeguarding/Child Protection Governor / Single Central Record,  including Children Looked After*

Mrs Ann Doran

Leadership and Management SLT Link Governors

Mr Clive Hough, Mrs Elizabeth Somers

Behaviour, Pastoral, Student Support SLT Link Governors

Mrs Anne Doran, Mrs Pam Davis

Student Progress Link Governors including Pupil Premium

Mr David Corner and Mr Adam Burrows

Health and Safety Governor

Mr Robert Morris

Transition and Development SLT Link Governor

Mrs K Pilkington & Liz Somers

Governing Body CPD Coordinator

Mrs Diane Kenny

GDPR Governor

Mrs Krystina Pilkington, (& New Governor)

Website Governor

(New Governor)

Deputy Head

Mr Robert Morris, (& New Governor)

Finance Link Governor

Mr Clive Hough

CPD Governor

Mrs Dianne Kenny

 

Committee Structure

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

Personnel Student Progress 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

Mr A Burrows

(Chair)

Y

Mr D Corner

(Chair)

Y

Mr C Hough

(Chair)

Y

Mrs E Somers   

Y

Mr C Hough

Y

Mrs P Davis

Y

New Governor

Y

Mrs K Pilkington

Y

New Governor

Y

Mr C Hough

Y

Mrs P Davis

Y

Mrs A Doran

Y

Mr A McGlown

Y

Mr A McGlown

Y

Mr A McGlown

Y

Mr C Hough

Y

Mrs P Davis

Y

Mr A Burrows

Y

Mr R Morris

Y

Mrs C White (Clerk)        N

N

Mrs K Pilkington

Y

Mrs A Doran

Y

Mrs K Pilkington

Y

Headteacher’s Pay

Voting rights

Mrs E Somers

Y

Mrs D Kenny

Y

Mrs E Somers

Y

Mr C Hough

Y

New Governor

Y

New Governor

Y

New Governor

Y

Mr D Corner

Y

Mr C Pollitt

N

New Governor

Y

Mr C Pollitt

N

Mrs E Somers   

Y

Mrs C White (Clerk)

N

Mr C Pollitt

N

Mrs C White (Clerk)

N

Mrs C White (Clerk)        N

N

 

 

Mrs C White (Clerk)

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 David Corner

Progress Tutor at St John Rigby College

NUT member

Nil

 

Mrs Anne Doran

Associate Director of HR/OD for NHS

Magistrate at Liverpool & Knowsley Bench

Member of Appeals Service for Wigan Council

Nil

Mrs Pamela Davis

Nil

Nil

Mrs Elizabeth Somers

Foundation Governor at St Oswald’s Catholic Primary School

Member of NAHT

Nil

Mr Robert Morris

Nil

Nil

Mrs Krystina Pilkington

Shevington Parish Council Clerk

Haigh Parish Council Clerk

St Bernadette’s Catholic Primary School Clerk.

St Bernadette’s Pre-school Starter Group (Company Limited by Guarantee) Trustee and Director.

Membership to Professional Body of, SLCC, ALCC & UNITE.

Nil

Mr Andrew McGlown

Headteacher at St Peters Catholic High School

Membership of Professional Body - ASCL.

Member of Archdiocese of Liverpool School Improvement Trust

Nil

Mrs Diane Kenny

Teacher at St Peters Catholic High School

Member of NASUWT

Nil

Mr Clive Hough

Manager of

Behrens Fabrics (Retail)

Nil

Mr Adam Burrows

Senior Lecturer in Physical Education and School Sport - Edge Hill University

Nil

Mr C Pollitt

Deputy Headteacher at St Peters Catholic High School

Nil

 

Attendance Records

Name of Governor

Dates of Full Governing Body Meetings Attended

 

12/09/19

17/12/19

02/04/20

09/07/20

Mr D Corner

 

 

 

 

Mrs A Doran

 

 

 

 

Mrs P Davis

 

 

 

 

Mrs E Somers

 

 

 

 

Mr R Morris

 

 

 

 

Mrs K Pilkington

 

 

 

 

Mr A McGlown

 

 

 

 

Mrs D Kenny

 

 

 

 

Mr C Hough

 

 

 

 

Mr A Burrows

 

 

 

 

Mr C Pollitt

 

 

 

 

New Governor

 

 

 

 

New Governor

 

 

 

 

Mrs C White (Clerk)

 

 

 

 

 

Name of Governor

Dates of Personnel Committee Meetings

 

07/11/19

27/02/20

14/05/20

Mr A McGlown

 

 

 

Mrs K Pilkington

 

 

 

Mr C Hough

 

 

 

Mr A Burrows (Chair)

 

 

 

Mr C Pollitt

 

 

 

Mrs E Somers

 

 

 

Mrs P Davis

 

 

 

New Governor

 

 

 

Now Governor

 

 

 

Mrs C White (Clerk)

 

 

 

 

Name of Governor

Dates of Student Progress Committee Meetings

 

09/10/19

13/02/20

18/06/20

Mr C Hough

 

 

 

Mr A McGlown

 

 

 

Mrs D Kenny

 

 

 

Mr D Corner (Chair)

 

 

 

Mr A Burrows

 

 

 

Mr C Pollitt

 

 

 

Mrs A Doran

 

 

 

New Governor

 

 

 

New Governor

 

 

 

Mrs P Davis

 

 

 

Mrs C White (Clerk)

 

 

 

 

Name of Governor

Dates of Finance & Premises Committee Meetings

 

28/11/19

19/03/20

04/06/20

New Governor

 

 

 

New Governor

 

 

 

Mr C Hough (Chair)

 

 

 

Mr A McGlown

 

 

 

Mr R Morris

 

 

 

Mrs K Pilkington

 

 

 

Mr C Pollitt

 

 

 

Mrs E Somers

 

 

 

Mrs P Davis

 

 

 

Mrs C White (Clerk)

 

 

 

 

Name of Governor

Date of Pay Committee Meeting

 

07/11/19

Mrs K Pilkington (Chair)

 

Mrs A Doran

 

Mrs E Somers

 

Mr C Hough

 

Mrs C White (Clerk)

 

 

Name of Governor

Date of Headteacher’s Pay Committee Meeting

 

TBC

Mrs E Somers

 

Mr C Hough

 

Mr  D Corner

 

updated 18/09/2019