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Governors

GOVERNING BODY STRUCTURE

The governing body was reconstituted in November 2014 and the current structure is as follows:

Category

Number

Authority

Foundation Governors

10

Appointed by the Archdiocese

Parent Governors

4

Elected by current parents

Local Authority Governor

1

Appointed by the Local Authority

Staff Governor

1

Elected by the current staff of the school

Headteacher

1

Ex Officio

Co-opted Governor

1

Appointed by the governing body

 

The standard term of office is 4 years with the possibility of reappointment for further terms of similar length. The headteacher differs in that his/her membership of the governing body is ex officio.

GOVERNING BODY MEMBERSHIP

Foundation Governors (Appointed by the Archdiocese)
Michael Blundell (Chairman), Charlene Boyaram, David Finnegan, Michael Lacquiere, Stephen McNicholas, Peter Palmer, Michael Whelan and Fr.Slawomir Witon.

LA Governor (Appointed by the Local Authority)
John Dawson.

Parent Governors (Elected by current parents/guardians)
Adrian Duffy, Amanda Meek, Jo Nugara and Andrew Ryde.

Staff Governor (Elected by current members of staff)
Bridget Smith

Headteacher (Ex Officio)
Paul O'Rourke

Co-opted Governor
Paddy McCaffrey (Vice-Chairman)

POSITIONS OF RESPONSIBILITY

Governing Body
Chairman: Michael Blundell       

Sub-Committee Chairmen

Admissions

Michael Blundell

Curriculum

John Dawson

Finance and Premises

David Finnegan

Performance Management

Paddy McCaffrey

Pupil Disciplinary

David Finnegan

Staff Disciplinary

Peter Palmer

Staffing

Michael Blundell

Strategic Development

Michael Lacquiere

 

Sub-Committee Membership

Sub Committee

Membership

Admissions

Michael Blundell (Chair), Michael Lacquiere & Paul O'Rourke

Curriculum

John Dawson (Chair),Michael Blundell, Sinead Hukowski, Paul O'Rourke, Amanda Meek,  & Michael Whelan.

Finance and Premises

David Finnegan (Ch), Charlene Boyaram, Julie Jones-Owen, Jo Nugara, Andrew Ryde & Paul O'Rourke

Performance Management

Paddy McCaffrey (Ch)

Pupil Disciplinary

David Finnegan (Convenor) & other members as available/needed

Staffing

Michael Blundell (Ch), Adrian Duffy, Paddy McCaffrey, Stephen McNicholas, Paul O'Rourke and Peter Palmer.

Staff Disciplinary

Peter Palmer (Convenor) & other members as available/needed

Strategic Development

Michael Lacquiere (Ch), Michael Blundell, David Finnegan, Paddy McCaffrey, Paul O'Rourke & Michael Whelan.

Governors with Special Responsibility

Special Responsibility

Responsible Governor

Child Protection

Michael Lacquiere

Governors' Accounts

David Finnegan

Health and Safety

Andrew Ryde

Computing

Paddy McCaffrey

Literacy

Adrian Duffy

Numeracy

Michael Blundell

Physical Education

Peter Palmer
Pupil Premium

David Finnegan

Religious Education

John Dawson

Science

Michael Whelan

Special Educational Needs & Disabilities

Paddy McCaffrey

Data Analysis Michael Whelan, John Dawson.

REGISTER OF INTERESTS

Relevant Business Interests

Andrew Ryde - Estate Agent

Governorship of Other Educational Establishments

Name

Educational Establishment

Michael Blundell

Loyola Preparatory School, Buckhurst Hill

Stephen McNicholas

St.John Vianney, West Green

Relationships Between Governors and Members of the School Staff

Name

Relationship

John Dawson

Sibling of Mrs J Williams

Adrian Duffy 

In Law of Mrs C.O'Shea

GOVERNING BODY ATTENDANCE

(Full Meetings & Sub-Committees)
2016-2017

 

Autumn Term

Spring Term

Summer Term

Chika Aghadiuno

2(3)

3(3)

3(3)

Michael Blundell

5(5)

5(5)

4(4)

John Dawson

2(3)

1(2)

2(2)

Adrian Duffy

0(2)

1(2)

1(2)

David Finnegan

3(3)

2(3)

3(3)

Michael Lacquiere

2(3)

3(3)

2(2)

Paddy McCaffrey

1(2)

2(2)

2(2)

Stephen McNicholas

0(2)

1(2)

0(2)

Amanda Meek

1(2)

1(2)

2(2)

Peter Palmer 2(2) 1(2) 2(2)

Paul O’Rourke

5(5)

3(5)

4(4)

Andrew Ryde

2(2)

2(2)

2(2)

Bridget Smith

1(1)

1(1)

1(1)

Karen Suarez

3(3)

2(3)

2(2)

Michael Whelan N/A N/A 1(1)

Slawomir Witon

0(1)

1(1)

0(1)

(First Number = Actual Attendance, Number in Brackets = Possible Attendance)

St. George’s Catholic Primary School
Gordon Road, Enfield EN2 0QA

Tel: 0208 363 3729
Fax: 0208 367 2275