Governor Details, Responsibilities and Business Interests

Governor Details, Responsibilities and Register of Interests for 2018/2019

Mr Paul Jackson

  • Foundation Governor

  • Appointed by: Bishop of Leeds

  • Term of Office: 2nd term start: 01/09/19 (4 years)

  • Positions of Responsibility: Chair of the Academy Council, Leadership & Management, Safeguarding, Headteacher Performance Management

  • Relationship between Governor and staff: Nil

  • Link: Science

  • Register of Interests: Headteacher and ex-officio Governor of St John Fisher Catholic High School, Harrogate, April 2001-April 2014

  • AC Meetings attended 18/19: 6 out of 6 meetings attended

Mrs Elizabeth Jones

  • Foundation Governor

  • Appointed by: Bishop of Leeds

  • Term of Office: 2nd term start: 01/09/17 (4 years)

  • Positions of Responsibility: Vice Chair of the Academy Council, Quality of Education, Quality of Early Years Education, Admissions.

  • Relationship between Governor and staff: Nil

  • Link: English

  • Register of Interests: Nil

  • AC Meetings attended 18/19: 6 out of 6 meetings attended

Mrs Anna Dimond

  • Foundation Governor

  • Appointed by: Bishop of Leeds

  • Term of Office: 2nd term start: 01/09/17 (4 years)

  • Positions of Responsibility: Catholic Life of the School, Admissions

  • Relationship between Governor and staff: Nil

  • Link: RE

  • Register of Interests: RE Teacher at St John Fisher Catholic High School, Harrogate

  • AC Meetings attended 18/19: 6 out of 6 meetings attended

Mrs Monica Uden

  • Foundation Governor

  • Appointed by: Bishop of Leeds

  • Term of Office: 2019 (4 years)

  • Positions of Responsibility: Quality of Education and Quality of Early Years Education

  • Relationship between Governor and staff: Nil

  • Link: SEND

  • Register of Interests: nil

  • AC Meetings attended 18/19: 3 out of 4 meetings attended

Mr Mark Goodfield

  • Foundation Governor

  • Appointed by: Bishop of Leeds

  • Term of Office: 2019 (4 years)

  • Positions of Responsibility: Personal Development, Leadership and Management

  • Relationship between Governor and staff: Nil

  • Link:

  • Register of Interests: nil

  • AC Meetings attended 18/19: n/a

Mr Richard Moss

  • Parent Governor

  • Appointed by: Parent vote

  • Term of Office: 20/01/2019 (4 years)

  • Positions of Responsibility: Finance and Premises, Health & Safety

  • Relationship between Governor and staff: Nil

  • Link: Maths

  • Register of Interests: nil

  • AC Meetings attended 18/19: 3 out of 4 meetings attended

Mrs Alison Ashworth

  • Executive Headteacher (EHT)

  • Positions of Responsibility: Executive Headteacher

  • Relationship between Governor and staff: Nil

  • Register of Interests: Exec HT of St. Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Harrogate, Ofsted Inspector. Governor of the Forest School, Knaresborough (from Jan 2018)

  • AC Meetings attended 18/19: 5 out of 6 meetings attended

Mrs Helen Tomlinson

  • Head of School (nil voting rights if EHT present)

  • Positions of Responsibility: Head of School (Nil voting rights unless representing Exec Headteacher)

  • Relationship between Governor and staff: Nil

  • Register of Interests: Nil

  • AC Meetings attended 18/19: 6 out of 6 meetings attended

Mr Henry Verhees

  • Staff Governor

  • Appointed by: Staff vote

  • Term of Office: 01/09/18 (4 years)

  • Positions of Responsibility: Year 6 Class Teacher

  • Relationship between Governor and staff: Nil

  • Register of Interests: Nil

  • AC Meetings attended 18/19: 5 out of 5 meetings attended

Mrs Jane Moore   

  • Associate Member (Staff Governor 2015-2018)

  • Appointed by: Academy Council

  • Term of Office: 01/09/18 (4 years)

  • Positions of Responsibility: Principal Lead Administrator

  • Relationship between Governor and staff: Nil

  • Register of Interests: Brother-in-Law owner of TICTA (First Aid Training company)

  • AC Meetings attended 18/19: 6 out of 6 meetings attended

Mr Jeff McGillan

  • Associate Member (to become Foundation Governor)

  • Appointed by: Academy Council

  • Term of Office: September 2019

  • Positions of Responsibility:

  • Relationship between Governor and staff: Nil

  • Link: Creative Curriculum

  • Register of Interests: nil

  • AC Meetings attended 18/19: n/a

Mrs Zoe Watt

  • Clerk to Governors

  • Register of Interests: Administrator at Meadowside CP School, Knaresborough

Father William Wright

  • Parish Priest

  • Appointed by: Academy Council to support the Catholic Life of the school


Governors who have served within the last 12 months

Mrs Joanne McGillan

  • Parent Governor

  • Appointed by: Parent Vote

  • Term of Office: January 2015 for four years.