Governors 2017 2018 and Governors Training Events

 Members of Saints Peter and Pauls’ Governing Body

2017 2018

Mr. Matty Pendergast – Chair of Governors
Ms. Joanne Unsworth – Vice Chair of Governors 
Foundation Governors
Ms. Joanne Unsworth 
Mr. George MacKenzie
Mr. Stewart Furlong
Ms. Sarah Jane Carroll

 LA Governor

Mr. Matty Pendergast

Staff Governor
 Mrs. Laura Kildare
 Joanna Mousley (Headteacher)

 Parent Governor

Mr. Gerry Scotland


Kirkby Collaborative and RMA Governance – Governor Training

at Park Brow Primary School, Broad Lane, Kirkby, L32 6QH on  dates below from 6.00pm – 8.00pm

( registration and refreshments from 5.30pm )

 Please see details below.

The governing body facilitated self-evaluation sessions that have taken place so far  with Ruth Agnew have identified the following common key issues for governors within the collaborative:

  • Communications with parents
  • Leadership and succession planning
  • Governing body  accreditation – Governor Mark

And the following training sessions have been planned to address these issues:

Monday 21st  MayStakeholder Communications: The session will summarise the key issues and good practice in relation to governors’ interacting with parents, staff and pupils, and highlight good practice from within the Collaborative, giving governors practical suggestions to use in their own schools

Monday 25th JuneLeading the Team: The session will cover the principles of succession planning and suggest practice strategies to put in place, and identify key ways of strengthening governance leadership

Tuesday 3rd July–  Governing body  accreditation – Governor Mark is the only externally accredited quality mark for governing bodies. This session will explain the Governor Mark  framework and make practical suggestions regarding putting an application together and outline the assessment process.

Application Form Summer 2018

The following  are the training dates we have in place for the Governor courses. All bookings will need to be made through the Knowsley Safeguarding Board Booking Portal.

Safer Recruitment – Friday 11th May  – Full Day    Whiston Willis Early Years Centre                                      

Friday 12th Oct – Full Day  – Whiston Willis  Early Years Centre

 Prevent Training – Thursday 14th June  – Twilight 3:45 5:00pm            Venue TBC

Wednesday 14th Nov  – Twilight 3:45 – 5:00pm                 

Venue TBC