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.

The current members of the governing body are:

Name Category Appointed by Date appointed End of term of office
Philip Graeme Baillie Foundation Diocese 27.09.17 26.09.21
Rev’d Christopher Bessant Foundation Diocese 14.02.13 Ex officio
Samantha Harbord Co Opted Governing Body, Valley End 28.11.16 27.11.20
Yvonne McLeod Co Opted Governing Body, Valley End 01.01.15 31.12.18
Caroline Emma Nickson Parent Elected by parents 08.03.16 07.03.19
Laura Mary Gilkerson Parent Elected by parents 10.05.16 09.05.19
Arif Aysol Hilmi Parent Elected by parents 01.03.17 28.02.20
Richard Lewis Mead Staff Governing Body, Valley End 01.01.15 Ex officio
Pauline Susan Critcher Staff Governing Body, Valley End 13.03.18 12.03.22

Governors who have served in the past twelve months:

Name Category Appointed by Date appointed End of term of office

 

Governors’ responsibilities and attendance at committee meetings 2017 2018:

Name Responsibility Committee membership Attendance 2017 2018
Philip Graeme Baillie Vice Chair Full Governing Body

Children and Learning

Headteacher Appraisal

3/4

2/3

4/4

Rev’d Christopher Bessant   Full Governing Body

Children and Learning

0/4

0/3

Samantha Harbord Chair Pay Review Committee

Safeguarding

Full Governing Body

Resources

Pay Review

4/4

4/4

4/4

Yvonne McLeod Chair

Chair Children and Learning

Child protection

Full Governing Body

Children and Learning

Resources

Pay Review

Headteacher Appraisal

4/4

3/3

4/4

4/4

4/4

Caroline Emma Nickson Chair Resources

 

Full Governing Body

Resources

Pay Review

4/4

4/4

4/4

Laura Mary Gilkerson   Full Governing Body

Children and Learning

3/4

3/3

Arif Aysol Hilmi

 

  Full Governing Body

Resources

Headteacher Appraisal

4/4

4/4

3/4

Richard Lewis Mead   Full Governing Body

Children and Learning

Resources

Pay Review in attendance

4/4

3/3

4/4

4/4

Pauline Susan Critcher

 

  Full Governing Body

Resources

2/2

2/2

 

Valley End C of E (VC) Infant School – Business register 2018 2019

Name Relationship to other governors or school staff Governance and role in other institutions Business interests
Philip Graeme Baillie none none None declared
Rev’d Christopher Bessant none St Lawrence Primary None declared
Samantha Harbord none none None declared
Yvonne McLeod none Waverley Abbey Junior – Chair Local Governing Committee

William Morris – member of School Strategy Board

Green Oak C of E Primary – Chair, Interim Executive Board

Good Shepherd Trust Co opted Director

The Dawnay Additionally appointed Additional Skills Governor

The Weald C of E Primary Chair Interim Academy Board

Associate Babcock4S

Governance Consultancy GLF Governance Team

Caroline Emma Nickson none none None declared
Laura Mary Gilkerson none none None declared
Arif Aysol Hilmi none none None declared
Richard Lewis Mead none none Headteacher, Valley End
Pauline Susan Critcher

 

none none Administration Officer, Valley End