Members of Saints Peter and Pauls’ Governing Body
2017 2018Mr. Matty Pendergast – Chair of Governors Ms. Joanne Unsworth – Vice Chair of Governors
Foundation GovernorsMs. Joanne Unsworth Mr. George MacKenzie Mr. Stewart Furlong Ms. Sarah Jane Carroll
Mr. Matty Pendergast
Staff GovernorMrs. Laura Kildare
ExofficioJoanna Mousley (Headteacher)
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 May – Stakeholder 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 June – Leading 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.
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