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Governors

 Swinnow Primary School Governing Body

 

Chair of Governors                                                                              

Ms Jo Heyworth 

Type of governor: Co-opted

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office as Chair: 1 year

Date of Office as Chair ends: 31/08/23

Term of Office as a Governor: 4 years

Date appointment as a govenor ends: 21/05/26

Appointed Vice Chair - Term of Office ends on 13/08/22

Additional roles: Complaints, Pupil Premium & Training Governor

Relevant business / personal interests:

  • Freelance HR consultant - who does work with HR providers - has undertaken work for Leeds City Council Maintained Schools.
  • Chair of Irish Arts Foundation - Charity formed to raise the porfile of Irish Arts & Culture

 Headteacher                                                                                                                                                                          

 Mrs Becky Naylor

Type of governor: Headteacher

Appointed by: by virtue of office as Headteacher

Term of Office: Whilst in post

Date appointment ends: Whilst in post

Additional roles: N/A

Relevant business / personal interests: None Declared

Parent Governors                                                                                          

Mr Tom Rushby

Type of governor: Parent

Appointed by: Elected by parents

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 01/12/24

Additional roles: Health & Safety Governor

Relevant business / personal interests: None Declared

Mrs Kelly Fowler - Vice Chair

Type of governor: Parent

Appointed by: Elected by parents

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 01/12/24

Additional roles: SEND, EYFS, Early reading & phonics & Wellbeing Governor

Relevant business / personal interests:  None Declared

Staff Governor                                                                                           

Mr James Phillips

Type of governor: Staff

Appointed by: Elected by staff

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 17/09/23

Additional roles: N/A

Relevant business / personal interests:

  • Employed by school - Teacher
  • Related to a child who attends the school

Local Authority (LA) Governor                                                                

 Chris Bonsell

Type of governor: LA

Appointed by: LA

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 29/03/26

Additional roles: OASIS & Wellbeing Governor

Relevant business / personal interests: None Declared

Co-opted Governors                                                                          

Vacancy

Type of governor: Co-opted

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 

Mrs Chinel Douglas

Type of governor: Co-opted

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 09/02/2025

Additional roles: N/A

Relevant business / personal interests: None Declared

Mr William Taylor

Type of governor: Co-opted

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 20/01/24

Additional roles: PE & Sports Premium & Children Looked After (CLA) Governor

Relevant business / personal interests: Employed by school - supply teacher

David Wight

Type of governor: Co-opted

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 22/03/25

Additional roles: N/A

Relevant business / personal interests: None Declared

Mrs Vivien Smithies

Type of governor: Co-opted

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 12/03/23

Additional roles: Safeguarding & Child Protection Governor

Relevant business / personal interests: Governor at Kippax Ash Tree Primary

Ms Lucy Robertson

Type of governor: Co-opted

Appointed by: Governing Body

Term of Office: 4 years

Date appointment ends: 15/07/23

Additional roles: Equalities Governor

Relevant business / personal interests: None

 

Committee Membership 2020-21

Teaching & Learning

Pupil Support Committee

Resources Committee

Children's Centre Committee

Headteacher's Performance Management

Complaints Committee

Appeals Committee 

Chair

TBC

Chair 

TBC

Chair 

TBC

Chair

TBC

Chair 

Ms Jo Heyworth

Excluding the HT and members of staff whichever 3 Governors are most appropriate and available at the time required 

 

Excluding the HT and members of staff whichever 3 Governors are most appropriate and available at the time required (Not members of the Resources Committee)

Mrs Chinnel Douglas Mrs Kelly Fowler Ms Jo Heyworth

Mrs Chinnel Douglas

Ms Jo Heyworth

 

Mrs Kelly Fowler Mrs Becky Naylor Ms Lucy Robertson

Mrs Kelly Fowler

 

 

Mrs Jo Heyworth Mr James Phillips Mrs Becky Naylor 

Mrs Becky Naylor

 

 

 

 

Mrs Viv Smithies Ms Lucy Robertson Mr Tom Rushby

Mrs Viv Smithies 

 

 

 

Mrs Becky Naylor

Mr William Taylor

Mr David Wight

 

 

 

Mr Tom Rusby Mr Chris Bonsell