Governors

The Federation of Beckwithshaw and Kettlesing Felliscliffe Governor Information as of May 2017 

The Federation of Beckwithshaw and Kettlesing Felliscliffe Full Governing Body (FGB) meets at least 4 times across the academic year. There are two sub-committees the Premises, Personnel, Finance, Health & Safety (PPFHS) and School Improvement (CSI) that meet each term plus the Full Governing Body Committee. 

The PPFHS Committee maintains an overview of the school finances. They meet with the school bursar to review the start budget, usually in March or April, and review the monitoring reports monthly. Additionally, the committee reviews benchmarking information (a comparison of our schools against like schools) to ensure the best use of school finances. They also prepare and return the school's financial audit yearly. 

This committee also maintains and overview of health and safety including an overview of premises. The health and safety governor conducts a tour of the school termly and these reports are audited by the NYCC School HandS service.

Additionally, this committee maintains an overview of recruitment,  staff appraisal and staff welfare. They consider pay progressions in October. 

The CSI Committee maintains an overview of standards and progress in the school. They meet termly to review the assessment data and look at the school's published data (SATs results, ASP and FFT) annually.

This committee also looks at the pupil premium and sports premium spend; looking at the effectiveness and the impact of this spending. 

SEND is considered within this committee, with the SEND governor meeting termly with the SENCo to review the provision for children with SEND. 

Finally, this committee reviews the school's self evaluation and the school improvement plan.

These committees then share this information at the full governing body meetings. 

Name Status Term of Office Sub Committee

Declaration of Interest     

Date of Election Term End Date 
Rachel Baskind Co-Opted 2 years CSI Employed by a school as a teacher 03/09/18 09/20
Tamsin Benning Staff 4 years CSI None 27/04/17 09/21

Ian Broadbent (Vice Chair)

Co-Opted 2 years PPFHS Employed by the school as a Health & Safety Officer 27/04/17 09/19
Sarah Fisher (SEND Governor) Parent 4 years CSI Locum Vet 27/04/17 09/21
Lisa Jackson-Ward (Head Teacher) Ex Officio None 27/04/17
Rachel O'Brien Parent 4 years CSI/PPFHS Joint owns marketing company 27/04/17 09/21
Sue McGrogan  Co-Opted 2 years CSI None 27/04/17 09/19
Chris Robinson (Chair) Co-Opted 2 years PPFHS Owns Surveying company 27/04/17 09/19
Peter Wood L.A 4 years CSI None 27/04/17 09/21
Vacancy Co-Opted 2 years
Attendance 2017/18 FGB CSI PPFHS
Ian Broadbent 50% N/A 67%
Tamsin Benning 100% 100% N/A
Sarah Fisher 100% 100% N/A
Lisa Jackson-Ward 100% 100% 100%
Sue McGrogan 100% 100% N/A
Rachel O'Brien 100% 67% 100%
Chris Robinson 50% N/A 100%
Peter Wood 50% 100% N/A