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Governing Body

Our Governing Body consists of 14 members and operates without a committee structure (updated December 2020)

Mrs Kerry Jones - Local Authority

Date of Current Appointment
13/03/18 - 12/03/22
Term of Office/Roles within GB
Chair of Governors / Link Governor
Attendance at full GB Meetings
Yes
Committee Membership
No
Declarations on register of business & Pecuniary Interest / Details of Governorships at other schools

Chair of Governors - Bramber Primary School; Chair of Governors - The Laurels Primary School;

Co-opted Governor - Compton & Up Marden Primary School; Trustee - The Friends of Bramber Primary School

WSCC Schools Forum: Primary School Maintained Governor Representative; West Sussex Governors Association: Vice Chair/Treasurer

Mrs Clare baker - PARENT Governor

Date of Current Appointment
01/10/18 - 30/09/22
Term of Office/Roles within GB
 
Attendance at full GB Meetings
Yes
Committee Membership
No
Declarations on register of business & Pecuniary Interest / Details of Governorships at other schools
None

Mrs Naomi Cole - FOUNDATION Governor

Date of Current Appointment
17/09/18 - 16/09/22
Term of Office/Roles within GB
 
Attendance at full GB Meetings
Yes
Committee Membership
No
Declarations on register of business & Pecuniary Interest / Details of Governorships at other schools
The Globe Primary Academy (Teacher) REAch2

Mr Ian Cutler - Staff Governor

Date of Current Appointment
25/11/18 - 24/11/22
Term of Office/Roles within GB
 
Attendance at full GB Meetings
Yes
Committee Membership
No

Declarations on register of business & Pecuniary Interest / Details of Governorships at other schools

None

Rev Gaz Daly - Ex-Officio, Representing DEANERY of Worthing

Date of Current Appointment
01/09/17 - Ex-officio
Term of Office/Roles within GB
Ex-Officio
Attendance at full GB Meetings
Yes
Committee Membership
No
Declarations on register of business & Pecuniary Interest / Details of Governorships at other schools
Broadwater Primary CE School (Governor), Broadwater Outreach Trust (Trustee), Humphrys Alms Houses (Trustee)

Mr Chris James - Foundation DBE

Date of Current Appointment
16/10/17 - 15/10/21
Term of Office/Roles within GB
 
Attendance at full GB Meetings
Yes
Committee Membership
No
Declarations on register of business & Pecuniary Interest / Details of Governorships at other schools
Trustee - The Caring & Sharing Association East Sussex

Mr Clive Purser - Foundation DBE

Date of Current Appointment
01/09/18 - 31/08/22 
Term of Office/Roles within GB
 
Attendance at full GB Meetings
Yes
Committee Membership
No
Declarations on register of business & Pecuniary Interest / Details of Governorships at other schools
St Matthews PCC (Trustee) 

Mrs Clare Smith - Parent Governor

Date of Current Appointment
17/02/17 - 16/02/21
Term of Office/Roles within GB
Vice Chair of Governors
Attendance at full GB Meetings
Yes
Committee Membership
No
Declarations on register of business & Pecuniary Interest / Details of Governorships at other schools
None

Mr Mike Tranter - Foundation DBE, Representing St Andrew's Worthing

Date of Current Appointment
23/10/17 - 22/10/21
Term of Office/Roles within GB
 
Attendance at full GB Meetings
Yes
Committee Membership
No
Declarations on register of business & Pecuniary Interest / Details of Governorships at other schools
St Andrews Church PCC (Trustee)

MR Jonathan Morris - Ex-Officio

Date of Current Appointment
01/09/20 - 
Term of Office/Roles within GB
Executive Headteacher

Attendance at full GB Meetings

Yes

Committee Membership
No
Declarations on register of business & Pecuniary Interest / Details of Governorships at other schools
None

Mrs Lesley Hurst - Foundation DBE 

Date of Current Appointment
19/10/20 - 
Term of Office/Roles within GB
 
Attendance at full GB Meetings
Yes
Committee Membership
No

Declarations on register of business & Pecuniary Interest / Details of Governorships at other schools

Diocese of Chichester Education Trust (Company Secretary) and Assistant Director of Education;

St Andrews CE Primary, Hove (Foundation Governor); Bishop Otter Academy Trust (Member & Director); 

Mr Bryan TURNER - Co-opted 

Date of Current Appointment
03/11/20 - 02/11 /2024
Term of Office/Roles within GB
 
Attendance at full GB Meetings
Yes
Committee Membership
No

Declarations on register of business & Pecuniary Interest / Details of Governorships at other schools

GO Youth Activities (Worthing); Member of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain. Licensed by the General Pharmaceutical Council; Member of the Conservative Party; Member of West Sussex County Council.

Vacancy - Foundation DBE

Date of Current Appointment
 
Term of Office/Roles within GB
 
Attendance at full GB Meetings
 
Committee Membership
 
Declarations on register of business & Pecuniary Interest / Details of Governorships at other schools
 

Vacancy - Foundation DBE

Date of Current Appointment
 
Term of Office/Roles within GB
 
Attendance at full GB Meetings
 
Committee Membership
 
Declarations on register of business & Pecuniary Interest / Details of Governorships at other schools
 

Governors who have resigned from the Governing Body in the previous 12 months.

 
Mrs Anne Laker, Co-opted - 17/02/17 - 10/03/20
Mr Neill Stannard,  Foundation - 20/09/19 - 10/03/20
Ms Louise Welcome,  Ex-officio - 16/04/18 - 31/08/20
 
 

Governors’ Attendance at Full Governing Body Meetings: September 2019 – August 2020

There were eight full governing body meetings in total, held on the following dates: 24/09/19; 12/11/19; 03/12/19; 28/01/20; 25/02/20; 27/04/20; 20/05/20; 07/07/20

Clare Baker, Parent Governor - 8/8 100% Attendance
Naomi Cole, Foundation - 6/8 75% Attendance
Ian Cutler, Staff Governor - 4/8 50% Attendance
Revd Gaz Daly, Ex-Officio Representing Rural Dean of Worthing - 5/8 63% Attendance
Chris James, Foundation DBE - 5/8 63% Attendance
Kerry Jones (Chair), Local Authority - 8/8 100% Attendance
Anne Laker, Co-opted - 4/5 80% Attendance
Clive Purser (Vice Chair), Foundation DBE - 8/8 100% Attendance
Clare Smith, Parent Governor - 4/8 50% Attendance
Neil Stannard, Foundation DBE - 2/6 33%
Mike Tranter, Foundation DBE - 6/8 75% Attendance
Louise Welcome, Headteacher - 7/8 88% Attendance