Governor Committees, Roles and Responsibilities

Chair:  Mrs G Morton 
Vice Chair: Mr G Neale OBE
Head Teacher:  Martin Flowers
 
Mrs T Higgins (Partner Organisation: League Of Friends)
Mr A Elders (Partner Organisation: WinG)
Mrs J Vincent (Partner Organisation: SOFA)
Mrs R Miller (Partner Organisation: SMILE Through Sport)
Cllr Mrs M T Hall (co-opted: Safeguarding Link Governor)
Mr S Kay (parent)
Mrs K Hayward (parent)
Mr P Hills (parent)
Mrs L Miller (parent)
Mrs M O'Reilly (staff)
Mr J MacCabe (staff)
 
COMMITTEES
 
FINANCE & STAFFING - for matters relating to the management and administration of the Academy:
Gill Morton (Chair)
Maria Hall
Stuart Kay
Gordon Neale
Rachel Miller
Julie Vincent
Paul Hills
Martin Flowers
 
CURRICULUM & PUPILS - for matters relating to teaching, learning and student welfare:
Gordon Neale (Chair)
Kath Hayward
Tracey Higgins
Stuart Kay
Gill Morton
Michelle O'Reilly
Lisa Miller
Joe MacCabe
Martin Flowers
 
PREMISES, HEALTH & SAFETY:
Stuart Kay (Chair)
Maria Hall
Martin Flowers
 
PUPIL DISCIPLINE:
Gil Morton (Chair)
Maria Hall
Gordon Neale
 
BUSINESS PARTNERSHIP DEVELOPMENT - for matters relating to the development of the Academy business model, including ensuring the best use of our buildings and grounds and partnership arrangements:
Gill Morton (Chair)
Stuart Kay
Gordon Neale
Michelle O'Reilly
Rachel Miller
Julie Vincent
Martin Flowers
 
HEAD TEACHER APPRAISAL:
Gordon Neale (Chair)
Gill Morton
 
Gov2Go
Governors have identified roles on the School Improvement Plan:
Improving Outcomes, Teaching, Learning & Assessment: Stuart Kay, Tracey Higgins, Kath Hayward, Lisa Miller, Michelle O'Reilly
 
Improving Access to Learning Personal Development & Welfare:Maria Hall, Kath Hayward, Paul Hills, Michelle O'Reilly
 
Improving Leadership & Management: Gill Morton, Gordon Neale, Stuart Kay, Martin Flowers
 
Improving the Business Model: Gill Morton, Maria Hall,  Rachel Miller, Julie Vincent, Martin Flowers
 
 
CLASS LINK GOVERNOR:
Chestnut & Aspen: Gill Morton
Pine & Elder: Gordon Neale
Birch & Rowan: Paul Hills
Oak & Maple: Stuart Kay
Elm & College: Tracey Higgins
Fern & Sycamore: Lisa Miller
Beech & Larch: Maria Hall
 
 
GOVERNOR AFFILIATIONS & INTERESTS
K Hayward: Member of Brighton Avenue Primary School Governing Body
M Flowers: Member/trustee of SOFA, WING, Gateshead Autism Group and Gateshead Kestrel Club
G Neale: Married to E Neale (Cedars Teacher and member of SLG)
R Miller: Married to Mr Stephen Miller (Cedars Academy Trust Patron) and was a managing director of SMILE Through Sport
M Hall: Member of Gateshead Autism Group and on the governing body of Winlaton West Lane Primary School and High Spen Primary School
 
 
More details of Governor roles, committee membership, affiliations and interest can be found below: