Annual Governance Statement

The Board of Governors

Governor

Type of Governor

Current term of office expires

Mrs Anita Harrop

Headteacher

 

Mr Stuart Nicholls

Staff Governor

01/11/2020

Mr Aidan McCann

Staff Governor

01/11/2016

Mrs Eithne Lister

Associate Governor

01/11/2016

Mrs Cathy Belford

Associate Governor

01/11/2017

Mr Ciaran Farrell

Associate Governor 01/11/2017

Mr Adrian Godding

Associate Governor 01/11/2017

Mr Oliver Gilmartin

Parent Governor

15/10/2019

Mrs Sarah Butler

Parent Governor

15/10/2019

Mrs Patricia Young

LA Governor

13/10/2018

Canon John Rafferty

Foundation Governor

31/08/2018

Mr Raymond Machell QC

Foundation Governor

31/08/2018

Mrs Dinah Davis

Foundation Governor

31/08/2018

Mrs Christina Burns

Foundation Governor (Vice –Chair)

31/08/2018

Mrs Joanne Donnachie

Foundation Governor (Chair)

31/08/2018

Mr George Tsiantar

Foundation Governor

31/08/2018

Ms Louise Dickinson

Foundation Governor

31/08/2018

Clerk to Governors

Trafford Governor Services, 2nd Floor Waterside House, Sale M33 7ZF.  Contact: Julie Lawson, Governor Services Manager 0161 912 3218 or contact Carla Castro, School Business Manager at the School.

Committees

Finance Committee

Curriculum Committee

Pay Review Committee

Louise Dickinson* (Chair)

Dinah Davis* (Chair)

Jo Donnachie* (Chair)

Jo Donnachie* (Vice Chair)

Christina Burns* (Vice Chair)

Anita Harrop (In attendance)

Ciaran Farrell

Anita Harrop

Dinah Davis*

Anita Harrop

Canon John*

Louise Dickinson*

Carla Castro (in attendance)

Sarah Butler

 

Ivana Beckett (in attendance)

Stuart Nicholls

 

Sharon Tiernan (in attendance)

 

 

Simon Blain (in attendance)

 

Ivana Beckett (in attendance)

 

     

Buildings and Health & Safety Committee

Admissions Committee

Personnel Committee

Oliver Gilmartin* (Chair)

Raymond Machell* (Chair)

Jo Donnachie* (Chair)

George Tsiantar* (Vice Chair)

Anita Harrop

Dinah Davis* (Vice Chair)

Patricia Young*

Canon John Rafferty*

Anita Harrop

Jo Donnachie*

Jo Donnachie*

Canon John Rafferty*

Anita Harrop

 

Cathy Belford

Carla Castro (in attendance)

 

Adrian Godding

Lawrence Brindley (in attendance)

 

 

Ivana Beckett (in attendance)

*Governors eligible for Appeal Committees

 

 

Remits for the Committees are available on request from the School and are included in our Governors’ Manual.

Linked Governors

Governor

Area of Responsibility

Canon John Rafferty

Religious Education

Christina Burns

Maths

Dinah Davis

SEND

Sarah Butler

Literacy

Jo Donnachie

Safeguarding

Jo Donnachie

Child Protection

Dinah Davis

Pupil Premium

Oliver Gilmartin

Parking & Security

Dinah Davis

Quality of Teaching/Raising Attainment/Pupil Progress

George Tsiantar

Health & Safety

Dinah Davis

Nursery

Ray Machell

Fun after Four/ Breakfast Club/ Contracts

Expectations for Linked Governors are available on request from the School and are included in our Governors’ Manual

Attendance Academic Year 2015/16

Governor Attendance at Committee Meetings Attendance at Board Meetings
Anita Harrop 100% 3/3
Jo Donnachie 94% (16/17) 3/3
Christina Burns 85% (11/13) 3/3
Fr John Rafferty 92% (11/12) 2/3
Oliver Gilmartin 100% 2/3
George Tsiantar 100% 2/3
Dinah Davis 100% 2/3
Aidan McCann 100% 3/3
Sarah Butler 100% 3/3
Ray Machell N/A 3/3
Louise Dickinson 100% 2/3
Patricia Young 100% 3/3

Chair's Statement/ Statement from the Board

Please see annual letter from the Chair of Governors on the following link:

http://www.stvincents.trafford.sch.uk/page/governors-letters/6185

Calendar of Meetings

Term

Board Meeting

Autumn

22nd November 2016

Spring

7th March 2017

Summer

13th June 2017

Code of Conduct

Please see Code of Conduct at the end of this page.

Register of Interests

Contact the School

St Vincent's Catholic Primary School

Orchard Road
Altrincham
Cheshire
WA15 8EY
Headteacher: Mrs A Harrop

Tel: 0161 911 8040
admin@stvincents.trafford.sch.uk

Testimonials

We couldn’t be happier with St Vincent’s, our children are really happy there. - Parent Survey
It is a wonderful environment, our children are flourishing - Parent Survey
The school ethos gives the children excellent opportunities to develop their spirituality and knowledge of their faith. - Parent Survey
It is a really friendly school, I have been made to feel very welcome. - Parent Survey
We love St Vincent’s, keep doing what you are doing! - Parent Survey