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St John and St Nicolas Schools Federation

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Governors

Governing Board of St John and St Nicolas Schools Federation

 

Contact us: governors@stjohnandstnicolasschools.org.uk

 

Our Governing Board:

Mike Burroughs - Chair of Governors

Sian Williams - Vice-Chair

Chrys Healy - Clerk to the Governors

Keith Harvey - Executive Headteacher

Anna Burt

Caroline Chichester

Father Gary Collins 

Philip Evans

Lee-Ann Gibbons

Claire Hall

Aditya Keshari - Health & Safety Governor

Barbara McKenzie

Duane Turner

Julia Ward - Joint Safeguarding & E-Safety Governor

Magdalen Wind-Mozley - Joint Safeguarding & E-Safety Governor

 

We currently have vacancies on the board for two Foundation Governors (see advert below) and two co-opted governors - if you may be interested in any of these vacancies please contact us for more information. 

 

In accordance with School Governance Regulations 2013 the governing board has made provision for allowances to be paid to governors or associate members for out-of-pocket expenses incurred in the context of carrying out their duties.  We draw your attention to the Governor Allowances and Expenses Policy which is on the school website and provided to all governors.  The policy details types of allowable expenses and how to claim them.

Scheduled Full Governing Board Meetings:

18th September 2023

16th October 2023

4th December 2023

5th February 2024

18th March 2024

22nd April 2024

20th May 2024

15th July 2024

 

Minutes are published below once approved at the following full board meeting.  For minutes of the previous academic year please contact the Clerk.

The Governing Board of St John and St Nicolas Schools Federation

Governors in office from October 2023

 

The governing board have agreed that diversity data on its membership would be identifiable and would therefore not be published

Category of governor*

Full name

Appointed by

Term of office

                     

Committee membership

Any position of responsibility***

Start

End

Foundation Governor

Revd. Gary Collins

Oxford Diocese

n/a

n/a

Pay

Joint Inclusion Governor

Foundation Governor

Caroline Chichester

Oxford Diocese

n/a

n/a

Admissions, Pay

Co-Chair of Admissions

Appeals Governor

Well-being & mental health Governor

Foundation Governor

Mike Burroughs

Oxford Diocese

20.10.2021

19.10.2025

Finance, Pay, HTPM, Staffing

Chair of Governors

Chair of Pay

Vice-Chair of Finance

Foundation Governor

Lee-Ann Gibbons

Oxford Diocese

20.10.2021

19.10.2025

Finance, Standards & Curriculum

None

Foundation Governor

Barbara McKenzie

Oxford Diocese

20.10.2021

19.10.2025

Admissions, Standards & Curriculum

None

Foundation Governor

Magdalen Wind-Mozley

Oxford Diocese

20.10.2021

19.10.2025

Standards & Curriculum

Vice-Chair of Standards & Curriculum

Joint Safeguarding Governor

Foundation Governor

Philip Evans

Oxford Diocese

14.11.2023

13.11.2027

Finance, Pay

Co-Chair of Finance,

Vice-Chair of Pay

Foundation GovernorDuane TurnerOxford Diocese14.11.202313.11.2027Finance, PayCo-Chair of Finance
Foundation GovernorVacancy     
Foundation GovernorVacancy     

Executive Headteacher

Keith Harvey

Ex officio

n/a

n/a

Admissions, Finance, Pay, Standards & Curriculum

Executive Headteacher

Local Authority

Siân Williams

Local Authority

20.10.2021

19.10.2025

Standards & Curriculum

Vice-Chair of Governors

Chair of Standards & Curriculum

Parent Governor

Aditya Keshari

Elected by parents

20.10.2021

19.10.2025

Admissions

Co-Chair of Admissions

Health & Safety Governor

Parent Governor

Anna Burt

Elected by parents

24.01.2023

23.01.2027

None

Joint Inclusion Governor

Staff Governor

Julia Ward

Elected by staff

20.10.2021

19.10.2025

Standards & Curriculum

Joint Safeguarding Governor

Co-opted Governor

Vacancy     

Co-opted Governor

Vacancy     

Co-opted Governor

Claire Hall

Appointed by FGB

17.07.2023

16.07.2027

Standards & Curriculum

 

Governors & associate members who left the governing board during academic year 2023-2024

Category of governor*

Full name

Appointed by

Term of office

                     

Committee membership

Any position of responsibility***

Start

End

Foundation GovernorRachel WinchesterOxford Diocese20.10.202119.10.23

Admissions

Standards & Curriculum, HTPM, Staffing

Co-Chair of Governors

Development Governor

Associate MemberNicola BaileyThe governing board

20.10.2021

re-appointed 16.10.23

20.12.2023Finance, Standards & CurriculumHead of St Nic’s School
Foundation GovernorJane RenoufOxford Diocese20.10.202119.10.23Admissions, Finance, Pay, HTPM, Staffing

Co-Chair of Governors

Chair of Admissions

Associate MemberClive LovelessThe governing board20.10.2119.10.23Standards & CurriculumNone

 

*          Referenced in the federation’s Instrument of Government dated 20.10.21

***     Chair, Vice Chair of the governing board, Chair/Vice Chair of committees, other governor roles

 

 

Associate members in office from October 2023

 

Category (non-voting position)

Full name

Appointed by

Term of office

                     

Committee membership

Any position of responsibility***

Start

End

Associate Member

tbc

The governing board

 

 

Finance, Standards & Curriculum

Head of St Nic’s School

Associate Member

Heather Whiting

The governing board

20.10.2021 re-appointed 16.10.23

15.10.2025

Admissions, Finance, Standards & Curriculum

Head of St John’s School

 

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Register of Business Interests: September 2023 – August 2024

 

Name of governor *

Relevant business interests

Any other educational establishments governed

Relationships with the school staff**

Nicola Bailey

None

 

Head of St Nic’s School

Clotilde BiaisNoneN/ASchool Business Manager

Mike Burroughs

Employee of HSBC since 08/17, Newbury Academy Trust trustee since 01/20 (this ends 1/24)

No

None

Anna BurtNoneNoNone

Caroline Chichester

Employee at Quackers Day Nursery since 9/23

No

None

Gary Collins

 

No

None

Philip EvansNoneNoNone

Lee-Ann Gibbons

None

No

Staff member at St Nic’s

Claire Hall

None

tbc

None

Keith Harvey

Wife is employee of iCollege since 09/15

No

None

Chrys HealyClerks for Victoria Park Nursery School & Family HubNoClerk to Governors

Lesley Kerry

Employee of iCollege since 09/17

No

Clerk to Governors (former)

Aditya Keshari

Employee of Vodafone since 12/19

No

None

Clive Loveless

None

No

None

Barbara McKenzie

None

No

None

Louise Thornton-AllentbctbcHead of St Nic's School
Duane TurnerNoneNoNone

Julia Ward

None

No

Staff member at St John’s

Heather Whiting

None

No

Head of St John’s School

Siân Williams

AQA Examiner since 6/22

No

None

Magdalen Wind-Mozley

None

No

None

 

*       Every governor and associate member to be included and named.  Where there is nothing to declare, write ‘None’

**    To include spouses, partners and relatives.

 

Attendance Register of Full Governing Board & Committee meetings

 

2022-2023 (data correct as at 19.10.23)

Name of governor/associate

Attendance (number attended

/total number of meetings

Nicola Bailey

19/21

Anna Burt

7/7

Mike Burroughs

21/27

Caroline Chichester

7/13

Gary Collins

4/11
Philip Evans12/13

Lee-Ann Gibbons

18/21

Keith Harvey

27/30

Aditya Keshari

9/11
Claire Hall1/1

Clive Loveless

11/13

Barbara McKenzie

15/20

Jane Renouf

27/27

Tim Renouf

3/3
Duane Turner12/13

Julia Ward

11/14

Heather Whiting

26/27

Siân Williams

15/17

Rachel Winchester

19/18

Magdalen Wind-Mozley

13/14