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School Governance - 1 September 2020 to 31 August 2021

Members - Appointed in accordance with the Articles of Association

Mr Howard Reid (appointed by virtue of being chair on 30/04/2018)
Mrs Julie Goswell (appointed by the members on 30/04/2018)
Mrs Valerie Payne (appointed by the members on 01/07/2018)


Trustees - Appointed in accordance with the Articles of Association

Mr Howard Reid (appointed by the Members on 16/10/2017)

Chair of  Full Trustees

(Appointed 30/04/2018)

Mrs Sue McKim (appointed by the Members on 01/03/2021 to 28/02/2025)Chair of Finance & Personnel Committee
(Mrs Sue McKim (appointed by the Members on 01/03/2017 to 28/02/2021)Chair of Finance & Personnel Committee
Mr Howard Reid (appointed by the Members on 16/10/2017)Chair of Full Trustees and Chair of Safeguarding Committee
Ms Su Bernard (appointed by the Members on 16/10/2017 to 15/10/2021)Chair of Quality of Education Committee

Miss Jessie Walker (appointed automatically as ex officio Trustee

on 01/09/2017)

Head Teacher/Accounting Officer

Mrs Carina Bradshaw (appointed by Members on 02/03/2020 to 29/02/2024) 


Mr Mike Parkinson (appointed by Members on 01/09/2020 to 31/08/2024)Trustee

(Mrs Carina Bradshaw (elected by parents of registered pupils on 01/03/2016 to 28/02/2020))

Parent Trustee
Mr James Briggs (elected by staff on 30/04/18 to 29/04/2022)Staff Trustee
(Mr Paul Matthews (elected by staff on 15/10/2018 to 11/01/2021))Staff Trustee
(Mr Stephen Sercombe (appointed on 1/08/2017 to 31/12/2019))

Company Secretary/

Chief Financial Officer

Miss Lauren Elliot (01/01/2020 to 31/12/2024)Chief Financial Officer
Ms Jessie Walker (1/09/2017)Headteacher/Accounting Officer
Mr Mike BehnkeClerk to the Trustees



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