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Wye Forest Federation Governors

2019 - 2020 Governing Body
Remit of the Governing Body
The Governors are responsible for setting the strategic direction of the school, ensuring that the Head teacher and other leaders are held to account for educational performance of the school, and ensuring financial health, probity and value for money.


What does the Governing Body do?
Governors are responsible for a number of areas including attainment, finance, policies and procedures. Their role is to ensure enrichment, creativity and enjoyment are key to the children's learning. They work closely with the Head Teacher and all the staff to ensure the children get the best possible education.


The Governing Body has 3 committees:
  • Ethos & Staffing
  • Premises & Finance
  • Standards & Curriculum.
The names and terms of office of the members of the governing body are shown on the membership list below:
 
 
Mrs Sarah Helm
Executive Head Teacher
 
Which body appoints you: Governing Body
Term of office: As long as position of Head Teacher is held – from 1st September 2017
Names of committees you serve on: Ethos, Staffing, Premises & Finance, and Standards & Curriculum
Details of position of responsibility:
Business or Pecuniary interests: None
Governor at another school: No
Any relationships between governor and staff: None
Attendance 18-19: FGB – 100% Committees – 100%
 
Susan Young
Chair Of Governors
Which body appoints you: Governing Body
Term of office: July 2019- July 2023
Names of committees you serve on
Details of position of responsibility: None
Business or Pecuniary interests: None
Governor at another school: No
Any relationships between governor and staff: None
Attendance 18-19: FGB – N/A
Mr David Rees
Category of governor: Foundation

Which body appoints you: Diocese of Gloucester
Term of office: awaiting confirmation
Names of committees you serve on: Staffing, Premises & Finance
Details of position of responsibility: Chair of Ethos and Co Vice Chair of Governors
Business or Pecuniary interests: None
Governor at another school: No
Any relationships between governor and staff: None 
Attendance 18-19: FGB – 100% 
 
Mr Sarah Bick
Category of governor: Foundation

Which body appoints you: Diocese of Gloucester
Term of office: 01/09/2018
Names of committees you serve on: Ethos
Details of position of responsibility: None
Business or Pecuniary interests: None
Governor at another school: No
Any relationships between governor and staff: None
Attendance 18-19: FGB – 100%
 
Mrs Helen Blanch
Category of governor: Foundation

Which body appoints you: Diocese of Gloucester
Term of office: 01/05/2016 – 30/04/2020
Names of committees you serve on: Staffing, Premises & Finance
Details of position of responsibility: None
Business or Pecuniary interests: None
Governor at another school: No
Any relationships between governor and staff: None
Attendance 18-19: FGB – 100%
 
Mrs Natalie Frey
Category of Governor: Staff
Which body appoints you: Diocese of Gloucester
Term of Office: October 2019
Names of Committees you serve on: 
Details of position of responsibility: None
Business or pecuniary interests: None
Governor at another school : No
Any relationships between governor and staff: None
Attendance 18-19: FGB N/A
Mr Chris McFarling
Category of governor: Local Authority

Which body appoints you: Governing Body
Term of office: 01/04/2016 – 31/03/2020
Names of committees you serve on: Standards & Curriculum
Details of position of responsibility: Chair of Standards & Curriculum and Co Vice Chair of Governors
Business or Pecuniary interests: None
Governor at another school: No
Any relationships between governor and staff: None
Attendance 18-19: FGB – 83% Committees – 100%
 
Mrs Hannah Searle
Category of governor: Foundation

Which body appoints you: Diocese of Gloucester
Term of office: 01/10/2016 – 30/09/2020
Names of committees you serve on: Standards & Curriculum
Details of position of responsibility: None
Business or Pecuniary interests: None
Governor at another school: No
Any relationships between governor and staff: None
Attendance 18-19: FGB – 100%
 
Mrs Alexia Naylor
Which body appoints you: Governing Body
Term of office: 01/09/2017 – 31/08/2018
Names of committees you serve on: Staffing, Premises & Finance
Details of position of responsibility: None
Business or Pecuniary interests: None
Governor at another school: No
Any relationships between governor and staff: None
Attendance 18-19: FGB – N/A
Diana Denman
Which body appoints you: Governing Body
Term of office: 01/09/2017 – 31/08/2018
Names of committees you serve on: Staffing, Premises & Finance
Details of position of responsibility: None
Business or Pecuniary interests: None
Governor at another school: No
Any relationships between governor and staff: None
Attendance 18-19: FGB – N/A
Rachael Seabrook
Which body appoints you: Governing Body
Term of office: Oct 2019- Oct 2023
Names of Committees you serve on : 
Details of position of responsibility: None
Business or pecuniary interests: None
Governor at another school: No
Any relationships between governor and staff : None
Attendance 18-19: N/A