Our Governors - Who's Who

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

Governing Body Remit for Academic Year 2017/2018 (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:

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
Chair

Y

4 Years

01/09/2016

 

Liverpool Archdiocese

Mrs A Doran

Foundation

Y

4 Years

12/09/2017

 

Liverpool Archdiocese

Mrs P Davis

Foundation

Y

4 Years

01/09/2018

 

Liverpool Archdiocese

Mrs E Somers

Foundation

Y

4 Years

01/09/2018

 

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

Mr A Burrows

Parent

Y

4 Years

10/11/17

 

Elected by Parents

Mr C Hough

Local Authority

Y

4 Years

29/07/2014

 

Nominated by LA
Appointed by Governing Body

Mr C Pollitt

Deputy Headteacher

N

4 Years

01/09/2018

 

N/A (Observer)

 

Specific Responsibility:

Responsibility Name of Governor
SEND Governor*

Mrs Julia Watts

Safeguarding/Child Protection Governor including Children Looked After*/Single Central Record Mrs Ann Doran
Leadership and Management SLT Link Governors Mrs Caroline Chivers & Mr Clive Hough
Teaching and Learning SLT Link Governors Mrs Anne Doran and Mr Julia Watts
Behaviour, Pastoral, Student Support SLT Link Governors Mrs Julia Watts
Student Progress Link Governors including Pupil Premium Mr David Corner and Mrs Pat Davis
(Mr Clive Hough - continuing as PP Governor)
Health and Safety Governor Mr Bob Morris
Transition and Development SLT Link Governors Mrs K Pilkington
Governing Body CPD Coordinator Mrs Diane Kenny
GDPR Governor Mrs Krystina Pilkington
Website Governor Mrs Liz Somers

 

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
Mrs P Davis Y Mr A Burrows 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
Mr A Burrows 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 (Chair) 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 L Somers Y Mr C Hough Y
Mrs L Somers Y Mrs L Somers Y Mrs P Davis Y Mr D Corner Y
Mr C Pollitt N Mr C Pollitt N Mr C Pollitt N Mrs C White N
    Mrs P Davis Y Mrs C White N    
    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 P Davis    
Mrs E Somers    
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 Teacher 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
Mr A Burrows Senior Lecturer in Physical Education and School Sport - Edge Hill University Nil
Mr C Pollitt Deputy Headteacher at St Peter's Catholic High School Nil

 

Attendance Records

Name of Governor Dates of Full Governing Body Meetings
  13/09/2018 13/12/2018 28/03/2019 11/07/2019
Mr D Corner Y      
Mrs C Chivers (Chair) Y      
Mrs A Doran Y      
Mrs P Davis Y      
Mrs E Somers Y      
Mr R Morris Y      
Mrs K Pilkington Y      
Mr A McGlown Y      
Mrs D Kenny Y      
Ms J Watts N      
Mr C Hough Y      
Mr A Burrows Y      
Mr C Pollitt Y      
Mrs C White Y      

 

Name of Governor Dates of Personnel Committee Meetings
  08/11/2018 28/02/2019 16/05/2019
TBC (Chair)      
Mrs C Chivers      
Mr A McGlown      
Mrs K Pilkington      
Ms J Watts      
Mr A Burrows      
Mr C Pollitt      
Mrs E Somers      
Mrs P Davis      
Mrs C White      

 

Name of Governor Dates of Curriculum and Standards Committee Meetings
  04/10/2018 14/02/2019 13/06/2019
Mrs C Chivers      
Mr C Hough      
Mr A McGlown      
Mrs D Kenny      
Ms J Watts      
Mr D Corner (Chair)      
Mr A Burrows      
Mr C Pollitt      
Mrs E Somers      
Mrs P Davis      
Mrs C White      

 

Name of Governor Dates of Finance & Premises Committee Meetings
  29/11/2018 21/03/2019 06/06/2019
Mrs A Doran      
Mr C Hough (Chair)      
Mr A McGlown      
Mr R Morris      
Mrs K Pilkington      
Mrs C Chivers      
Mr C Pollitt      
Mrs E Somers      
Mrs P Davis      
Mrs C White      

 

Name of Governor Dates of Pay Committee Meetings
  08/11/2018
Mrs K Pilkington (Chair)  
Mrs A Doran  
Mrs J Watts  
Mrs C White  

 

Name of Governor Dates of Headteachers Pay Committee Meetings
  TBC
Mrs C Chivers  
Mr C Hough  
Mr D Corner  

updated 21/09/2018