The governors at Valley End meet termly as a Full Governing Body. The following committees meet termly or as necessary:

Children and Learning
Resources
Pay Review
Headteacher Appraisal

The Valley End constitution is: 3 parent governors, 3 Foundation governors, one of whom is the incumbent, 3 Co – opted governors, 2 staff governors, one of whom is the Headteacher and 1 Local Authority governor.

Valley End C of E Infant (VC) School Governing Body 2021 2022

Name Category Appointed by Date appointed End of term of office
Philip Graeme Baillie Foundation Diocese 01.06.2021 31.05.2025
Rev’d Daniel Stork Banks Foundation Diocese 05.11.2019 Ex officio
Elaine Margaret Scawn Foundation PCC/ Diocese 14.03.2019 13.03.2023
Samantha Harbord Co Opted Governing Body, Valley End 28.11.2020 27.11.2024
Yvonne McLeod Co Opted Governing Body, Valley End 01.01.2019 31.12.2022
Caroline Emma Nickson Co Opted Governing Body, Valley End 09.03.2019 08.03.2023
Thomas Michael Pembrey Parent Elected by parents 28.05.2021 27.05.2024
Christopher Paul Smith Parent Elected by parents 14.05.2019 13.05.2022
Victoria Marie Vignon LA LA 08.02.2021 17.02.2025
Kate Harper-Cole Staff Governing Body, Valley End 01.09.2021 Ex officio
Governors served during 2020 2021
Richard Lewis Mead Staff Governing Body, Valley End 01.01.2015 18.04.2021
Pauline Susan Critcher

Stood down28.05.2021

Staff Governing Body, Valley End 13.03.2018 12.03.2022
Susan-Marie Sayers Staff Governing Body, Valley End 19.04.2021 21.07.2021
Emily Victoria Highmore-Talbot

Stood down23.07.2021

Parent Elected by parents 14.05.2019 13.05.2022

Updated 02.08.2021

 

Governors’ responsibilities and attendance at committee meetings 2020 2021:

name responsibility Committee membership Attendance 2020 2021 % Attendance
Philip Graeme Baillie Vice Chair

Music

Full Governing Body

Children and Learning

Headteacher Appraisal

4/7

3/3

2/2

  57%

100%

100%

Rev’d Daniel Stork Banks RE

Collective Worship

Full Governing Body

Children and Learning

6/7

1/3

85%

33%

Samantha Harbord Chair Pay Committee

Safeguarding

PSHE

Full Governing Body

Resources

Pay Review

7/7

4/4

1/1

100%

100%

100%

Emily Victoria Highmore-Talbot Geography and history Full Governing Body

Children and Learning

7/7

3/3

100%

100%

Yvonne McLeod Chair

Chair Children and Learning

Child protection

EYFS

Full Governing Body

Children and Learning

Resources

Pay Review

Headteacher Appraisal

7/7

3/3

4/4

1/1

2/2

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

Caroline Emma Nickson Chair Resources

SEND

ART and DT

Full Governing Body

Resources

Pay Review

Headteacher appraisal

7/7

4/4

2/2

2/2

100%

100%

100%

100%

Thomas Michael Pembrey

From 28.05.2021

Full Governing Body 1/1 100%
Elaine Margaret Scawn Christian Distinctiveness

English

Full Governing Body

Children and Learning

6/7

3/3

  85%

100%

Christopher Paul Smith Mathematics Full Governing Body

Resources

7/7

4/4

100%

100%

Victoria Marie Vignon

From 08.02.2021

Full Governing Body 3/3 100%
Richard Lewis Mead Headteacher to 18.04.2021 Full Governing Body

Children and Learning

Resources

Pay Review in attendance

3/3

1/1

2/2

1/1

100%

100%

100%

100%

Pauline Susan Critcher Science Full Governing Body

Resources

6/6

3/3

100%

100%

Susan-Marie Sayers Headteacher 19.04.2021 – 21.07.2021 Full Governing Body

Children and Learning

Resources

1/1

1/1

2/2

100%

100%

100%

 

Valley End C of E (VC) Infant School Register of interests 2020 2021

Name Relationship to governors or other school staff Governance and role in other institutions Business interests
Philip Graeme Baillie none none none
Rev’d Daniel Stork Banks none St Lawrence CoE (VA) Primary School, foundation governor none
Elaine Margaret Scawn none none none
Samantha Harbord none none none
Yvonne McLeod none Walsh Memorial CoE (VC), Additionally Appointed LA governor/LLG/NLG, Chair of Governors

The Dawnay Primary School, Additionally Appointed LA governor/LLG/NLG

The Good Shepherd Trust, Director, Vice Chair

The Inclusive Education Trust, member

none
Caroline Emma Nickson none St Lawrence CoE (VA) Primary School, co -opted governor none
Emily Victoria Highmore-Talbot none none none
Thomas Michael Pembrey none none none
Christopher Paul Smith none none none
Victoria Marie Vignon none none none
Susan-Marie Sayers none Executive Headteacher SEND CoE (VA) Primary School

Trustee, Peace Building Charity

Employee at Send and Valley End Schools
Historic 2019 2020 and 2020 2021
Arif Aysol Hilmi none none none
Richard Lewis Mead none none Employee Valley End School
Pauline Susan Critcher none none Employee Valley End School