Governor's Register of Interests

Current Governors
 
Andrew Hudson - Headteacher
 
Appointing Body - By Virtue of Position
Terms of Office - 01/01/11 to present
Committees - Curriculum, Resources, Premises
Business Interests - None
Financial Interest - None
Governance Roles in other schools - None
Non Financial Interest - None
Attendance at FGB Meetings in last 12 months - March 2015, June 2015, Nov 2015, Feb 2016, June 2016, Nov 2016, Feb 2017, June 2017, November 2017
Attendance at committees in the last 12 months - Jan 2015, Feb 2015, April 2015, June 2015, Dec 2015, Jan 2016, Feb 2016, Mar 2016, Apr 2016, May 2016, June 2016 Sept 2016, Oct 2016, Dec 2016, Jan 2017, March 2017, April 2017, May 2017, June 2017, Sept 17, October 17
 
Amy Furniss - Chair of Governors
 
Appointing Body - Parent Body
Terms of Office - 08/03/16 to 7/03/20
Committees - Curriculum, Resources, Premises
Official Responsibility - Data, Progress/Attainment, Child Protection/Safeguarding/Prevent, Anti-Bullying, English, Mathematics, Curriculum, Pupil Premium/Looked After Children, Assessment
Business Interests - None
Financial Interest - None
Governance Roles in other schools - None
Non Financial Interest - P.T.A
Attendance at FGB Meetings in last 12 months - Feb 2016, June 2016, Nov 2016, Feb 2017, Nov 2017
Attendance at committees in the last 12 months - March 2016, June 2016, Sept 2016, Oct 2016, Dec 2016, Jan 2017, March 2017, April 2017, May 2017, June 2017, Sept 17, Oct 17
 
Debbie Paterson (Staff Governor)
 
Appointing Body - School Staff
Terms of Office - 01/09/13 to 31/08/21
Committees - Curriculum, Resources, Premises
Official Responsibility - None
Business Interests - None
Financial Interest - None
Governance Roles in other schools - None
Non Financial Interest - None
Attendance at FGB Meetings in last 12 months - March 2015, June 2015, Nov 2015, Feb 2016, June 2016, Nov 2016, Feb 2017, June 2017, November 2017
Attendance at committees in the last 12 months - Dec 2016, Jan 2017, March 2017, April 2017, May 2017, June 2017, Oct 17
 
Kevin Gardner
 
Appointing Body - Co-opted
Terms of Office - 19/11/13 to 18/11/21
Committees - Curriculum, Resources, Premises
Official Responsibility - Finance/Budget/HR, Visits Co-ordinator, Pupil Premium/Looked After Children
Business Interests - Financial Advisor
Financial Interest - Financial Advisor
Governance Roles in other schools - None
Non Financial Interest - None
Attendance at FGB Meetings in last 12 months - March 2015, June 2015, Nov 2015, Feb 2016, June 2016, Nov 2016, Feb 2017, June 2017, November 2017
Attendance at committees in the last 12 months - Jan 2015, Feb 2015, April 2015, Dec 2015,Jan 2016, June 2016,  Sept 2016, Oct 2016, Dec 2016, Jan 2017, March 2017, April 2017, May 2017, June 2017, Sept 17, Oct 17
 
Gary Brennan
 
Appointing Body - LA
Terms of Office - 11/03/15 to 30/11/21
Committees - Curriculum, Resources, Premises
Official Responsibility - Healthy Schools, School Dinners, PL, Art, DT
Business Interests - None
Financial Interest - None
Governance Roles in other schools - None
Non Financial Interest - Unit Manager Whittonstall First School
Attendance at FGB Meetings in last 12 months - March 2015, June 2015, Nov 2015, Feb 2016, June 2016, Nov 2016, Feb 2017, June 2017
Attendance at committees in the last 12 months - Jan 2015, Feb 2015, Jan 2016, June 2016, Sept 2016, Dec 2016, Jan 2017, March 2017, April 2017, May 2017, June 2017
 
Chris Cuthbert
 
Appointing Body - LA 
Terms of Office - 21/10/13 to 20/10/21
Committees - Curriculum, Resources, Premises
Official Responsibility - SENDCO, Anti-Bullying, Music, Community Cohesion, Attendance/Exclusion
Business Interests - Owner of Property Management Business
Financial Interest - Owner of Property Management Business & Local Councillor
Governance Roles in other schools - None
Non Financial Interest - None
Attendance at FGB Meetings in last 12 months - June 2015, Nov 2015, Feb 2016, June 2016, Nov 2016, Feb 2017, June 2017, November 2017
Attendance at committees in the last 12 months - Jan 2015, Feb 2015, April 2015, Dec 2015, Jan 2016, June 2016, Sept 2016, Oct 2016, Dec 2016, Jan 2017, March 2017, April 2017, May 2017, June 2017, Sept 17
 
Helen Stoker
 
Appointing Body -  Co-opted
Terms of Office - 07/03/16 to 06/03/20
Committees - Curriculum, Resources, Premises
Official Responsibility - Data Protection
Business Interests - None
Financial Interest - None
Governance Roles in other schools - Governor at Adderlane Academy
Non Financial Interest - School Business Manager at Corbridge Middle School and Wise Academies Trust
Attendance at FGB Meetings in last 12 months -  June 2016, Feb 2017, June 2017, November 2017
Attendance at committees in the last 12 months - Mar 2016, Apr 2016, June 2016, Sept 2016, Oct 2016, Dec 2016, Jan 2017, March 2017, April 2017, May 2017, June 2017 , Oct 17
 
Michelle Pratt
 
Appointing Body - Parent Body
Terms of Office - 19/07/16 to 18/07/20
Committees - Curriculum, Resources, Premises
Official Responsibility - Science, PSHE/Citizenship, French, Early Years, Child Protection/Safeguarding/Prevent
Business Interests - None
Financial Interest - None
Governance Roles in other schools - None
Non Financial Interest - P.T.A
Attendance at FGB Meetings in last 12 months - Nov 2016, Feb 2017, June 2017, November 2017
Attendance at committees in the last 12 months -  Sept 2016, Oct 2016, Dec 2016, Jan 2017, March 2017, April 2017, May 2017, June 2017, Oct 17, Sept 17
 
Caroline Gibbs
 
Appointing Body - LA
Terms of Office - 30/01/17 to 29/01/21
Committees - Curriculum, Resources, Premises
Official Responsibility - Maths & SENDCO
Business Interests - None
Financial Interest - None
Non Financial Interest - Teacher at Highfield Middle School
Attendance at FGB Meetings in last 12 months - Feb 2017, November 2017
Attendance at committees in the last 12 months -  Jan 2017, April 2017 ,May 2017, June 2017, Sept
17, Oct 17
 
Donna Ridley
 
Appointing Body - Parent Governor
Terms of Office - 1/11/17 to 31/10/21
Committees - Curriculum, Resources, Premises
Official Responsibility - 
Business Interests - None
Financial Interest - None
Non Financial Interest - P.T.A
Attendance at FGB Meetings in last 12 months - November 2017
Attendance at committees in the last 12 months -  
 
Previous Governors
 
David Brewis - Resigned
 
Appointing Body - LA
Terms of Office - 24/11/16 to 29/11/17
Committees - Curriculum, Resources, Premises
Official Responsibility - Music, French
Business Interests - Ten TV Productions
Financial Interest - None
Governance Roles in other schools - Member of FUSE management comm
Non Financial Interest - None
Attendance at FGB Meetings in last 12 months - Feb 2017
Attendance at committees in the last 12 months -  Jan 2017, March 2017, April 2017 ,May 2017, June 2017
 
Chris Hughes - Resigned
 
Appointing Body - LA
Terms of Office - 27/01/14 to 01/07/17 
Committees - Curriculum, Resources, Premises
Official Responsibility - Visits Co-ordinator, Health & Safety, Staff Training
Financial Interest - Director of Building Firm
Business Interests - Director of Building Firm
Governance Roles in other schools - Governor at Prudhoe High School
Non Financial Interest - Governor at Prudhoe High School
Attendance at FGB Meetings in last 12 months - March 2015, June 2015, Nov 2015, June 2016, Nov 2016, Feb 2017, Nov 2017
Attendance at committees in the last 12 months - Jan 2015, June 2015, Jan 2016, Mar 2016, May 2016, Sept 2016, Oct 2016, Dec 2016, Jan 2017, April 2017, May 2017, June 2017
 
Mrs Diane Forster - Resigned
 
Appointing Body - LA
Terms of Office - 11/03/15 to 15/11/16 
Committees - Curriculum, Resources, Premises, Staff Training
Official Responsibility - Early Years, Assessment, Attendance/Exclusion, Staff Training, Child Protection/Safeguarding
Business Interests - None
Financial Interest - Childminder
Governance Roles in other schools - None
Non Financial Interest - None
Attendance at FGB Meetings in last 12 months - March 2015, June 2015, Feb 2016, June 2016, Nov 2016.
Attendance at committees in the last 12 months - Jan 2015, Feb 2015, April 2015, Jan 2016, Feb 2016, Mar 2016, May 2016, June 2016, Sept 2016, Oct 2016
 
Mrs Ailsa Harding - Resigned
 
Appointing Body - LA
Terms of Office - 18/11/2014 to 17/11/18 
Committees - Curriculum, Resources, Premises
Official Responsibility - Science, ICT, RE-Assemblies, Art/DT, Music, French, Early Years, Topic, Curriculum
Business Interests - None
Financial Interest - None
Governance Roles in other schools - None
Non Financial Interest - None
Attendance at FGB Meetings in last 12 months - March 2015, June 2015, Nov 2015
Attendance at committees in the last 12 months - 
 
Mr Huw Lewis - Resigned
 
Appointing Body - Parent Body
Terms of Office - 13/07/09 to 12/07/17
Committees - Curriculum, Resources, Premises
Official Responsibility - Staff Training
Business Interests - None
Financial Interest - None
Governance Roles in other schools - None
Non Financial Interest - None
Attendance at FGB Meetings in last 12 months - March 2015, June 2015, Nov 2015, Feb 2016
Attendance at committees in the last 12 months - Jan 2015, Jan 2016.
 
Emma Milani - Resigned
 
Appointing Body - Associate Member
Terms of Office - 13/09/16 to 12/09/20
Committees - Curriculum, Resources, Premises
Official Responsibility - PE, Outdoor Learning, Child Protection, ICT/Website, Topic, RE Assemblies
Business Interests - None
Financial Interest - None
Governance Roles in other schools - None
Non Financial Interest - None
Attendance at FGB Meetings in last 12 months - March 2015, June 2015,Nov 2015, Feb 2016, June 2016, Nov 2016, Feb 2017, June 2017
Attendance at committees in the last 12 months - Jan 2015, June 2015, Dec 2015, Jan 2016, Feb 2016, Mar 2016, Apr 2016, Sept 2016, Oct 2016, Dec 2016, Jan 2017, March 2017, April 2017, May 2017, June 2017
 
Marc Fleckenstein - Resigned 
 
Appointing Body - Parent Body
Terms of Office - 20/02/12 to 19/02/16
Committees - Curriculum, Resources, Premises
Official Responsibility - Anti-Bullying, Visits Coordinator, Health & Safety
Business Interests - None
Financial Interest - None
Governance Roles in other schools - None
Non Financial Interest - None
Attendance at FGB Meetings in last 12 months - March 2015, June 2015
Attendance at committees in the last 12 months - Jan 2015, Feb 2015, June 2015