Governors’ Information

Peter Way (Chair)

Term of office: 30.06.2016 to 29.06.2019 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests/other relevant appointments (as at September 2017):

  • Employed by McMillan William Solicitors (since April 2011)
  • Spouse employed by Ewell Castle School (September 2008)

Present at 3/3 LGB meetings and the annual Pay Committee meeting in 2017-18.


Ben Walsh (Headteacher)

Term of office began: 18.04.2017 (Ex-Officio)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests/other relevant appointments (as at September 2018):

  • Partner is a teacher at Carew Academy (another OHCAT school) since 2018

Present at 3/3 LGB meetings and the annual Pay Committee meeting in 2017-18.

 

Helen Campbell (Parent Governor)

Term of office: 15.12.2017 to 14.12.2020 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests/other relevant appointments (as at September 2017):

  • Parent to Pupil
  • Other relevant interests TBC

Present at 2/3 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

Louise McDonald (Staff Governor)

Term of office: 30.06.2016 to 29.06.2019 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests/other relevant appointments (as at September 2017):

  • Employed by the School

Present at 3/3 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

Debbie Battle (Non-teaching Staff Governor)

Term of office: 30.06.2016 to 29.06.2019 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests/other relevant appointments (as at September 2017):

  • Employed by the School as Safeguarding and Prevention Officer

Present at 2/3 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

Amy Thompson (Governor)

Term of office: 30.06.2016 to 29.06.2019 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests/other relevant appointments (as at September 2018):

  • Employed as teacher at The Tiffin School, Kingston (since 2014)
  • Associate Lecturer at Goldsmith College, University of London (since 2012)
  • Examiner for Pearson/Edexcel (since 1996)
  • Trustee for Speak to the Future, charity (since 2011)
  • Voluntary Advisor for UK Federation of Chinese Schools (since 2009)
  • Early Years teacher at Oak Lane Nursery School (since 2018)
  • Teacher training at Zerone Education (since 2018)

Present at 3/3 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

Charlotte Evans (Governor)

Term of office: 14.12.2018 to 13.12.2021 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests/other relevant appointments (as at January 2019):

  •  Employed by OHCAT (since June 2013).

 

Governors who have stepped down in the past 12 months:

Wayne Southwood (Parent Governor/Vice-Chair)

Appointed by: Trust (3 year term)

Date stepped down: 12.01.2019

Declaration of Interests/other relevant appointments (as at September 2018):

  • Parent to pupil

Present at 2/3 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

Reza Asjodi (Governor)

Appointed by: Trust (3 year term)

Date stepped down: 31.05.2018

Declaration of Interests/other relevant appointments:

  • Nothing to declare

Present at 2/3 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

Patrick Hall (Parent/Vice Chair)

Appointed by: Trust (3 year term)

Date stepped down: 07.11.2017

Declaration of Interests:

  • Parent of Pupil

Present at 1/3 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 Cathy Pugh

Appointed by: Trust (3 year term)

Date stepped down: 24.10.2017

Declaration of Interests:

  • Related to a member of teaching staff in the school

 

 

Students develop very high levels of positive behaviour and feel extremely safe. They are very considerate, very respectful and caring of others and highly positive about learning.

– Ofsted report

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