Governors

On behalf of Susan Harrison, our Chair of Governors, and the other members of the Governing Body, we would like to welcome all parents to our thriving and successful school.  We are proud to be associated with the children and staff of Westfields Junior School and believe that the children here receive an excellent education in a nurturing and happy environment. We welcome contact from parents regarding any queries that you may have.

If you like to find out more about becoming a Governor, visit Hampshire Governor Services for information.

Summary of Governors Details 2018-19
Governor Attendance Records 2017-18 – break down by Committee

Instrument of Government

Governor Induction Handbook

The Governing Body

 

Sue Harrison
Chair

Co-Opted Governor

Term of Office: 18/11/17 - 17/11/21

Date first appointed: 28/01/09

Committees: Assessment and Progress, Finance and Personnel, Staff Dismissals, Staff Pay Review Panel

Governor attendance 2017/18: 16/17, 2016/17: 13/16, 2015/16: 16/17, 2014/15: 13/13

Register of interests: none

Paul Nothard
Vice Chair

Co-Opted Governor

Term of Office: 14/03/17 - 13/03/21

Date first appointed: 07/03/13

Committees: Children and Learning, Assessment and Progress - formed 11/01/17 (Chair), Staff Dismissals, Pupil Discipline

Positions: Safeguarding Governor, Forum Rep

Governor attendance 2017/18: 10/13, 2016/17: 7/13, 2015/16: 9/12, 2014/15: 4/10

Register of interests: none

John Parker

Co-Opted Governor

Term of Office: 18/11/17 - 17/11/21

Date first appointed: 27/01/98

Committees: Finance and Personnel (Vice Chair), Children and Learning - formed 24/01/17 (Chair), Pupil Discipline, Staff Dismissals (Appeals), HT Review Panel

Governor attendance 2017/18: 14/14, 2016/17: 15/15, 2015/16: 16/16, 2014/15: 15/15

Register of interests: none

Ron Wilkes

Local Authority Governor

Term of Office: 18/11/17 - 17/11/21

Date first appointed: 12/10/95

Committees: Assessment and Progress (Vice Chair), Children and Learning, Pupil Discipline, Staff Dismissal, HT Review Panel

Governor attendance 2017/18: 7/13, 2016/17: 7/10, 2015/16: 8/10, 2014/15: 5/7

Register of interests: Grandparent of Westfields Junior School pupil from Sept 2018

Lawrence Stephenson

Parent Governor

Term of Office: 14/03/17 - 13/03/21

Date first appointed: 07/03/13

Committees: Finance and Personnel (Chair), Assessment and Progress, Staff Pay Review Panel

Governor attendance 2017/18: 9/17, 2016/17: 10/16, 2015/16: 10/13, 2014/15: 6/15

Register of interests: Parent of Westfields Junior School pupil

Kay Lewis

Staff Governor

Term of Office: 07/10/16 - 06/10/20

Date first appointed: 27/09/12

Committees: Children and Learning

Positions: SEND Governor

Governor attendance 2017/18: 6/8, 2016/17: 6/7, 2015/16: 6/9, 2014/15: 5/10

Register of interests: member of staff

Jo Redman
Head teacher

Headteacher

Term of Office: since 01/09/17 - a member of the governing body by virtue of position in school

Committees: Finance and Personnel, Children and Learning, Assessment and Progress

Governor attendance 2017/18: 19/19, 2016/17: 19/19, not serving in 2015/16

Register of interests: member of staff

Jo Wilson
Deputy Headteacher

Associate Member - a member of the governing body by virtue of position in school

Term of Office: since 05/10/17 - has no voting rights on any of the committees

Committees: Children and Learning, Assessment and Progress

Governor attendance 2017/18: 13/13, not serving in 2016/17

Register of interests: member of staff

Mark Gray

Parent Governor

Term of office: 24/01/17 - 23/01/21

Committees: Children and Learning, Assessment and Progress

Governor attendance 2017/18: 7/13, 2016/17: 5/8, not serving during 2015/16

Register of interests: Parent of Westfields Junior School pupil

Tim Hart

Co- Opted Governor

Term of office: 15/03/18 - 14/03/22

Committees: Finance and Personnel, Children and Learning

Governor attendance 2017/18: 4/5, not serving during 2016/17

Register of interests: None

Vicky Marsden Manley

Parent Governor

Term of office: 28/11/17 - 27/11/21

Committees: Children and Learning, Assessment and Progress

Governor attendance 2017/18: 5/9, not serving during 2016/17

Register of interests: Parent of Westfields Junior School pupil

Daan Olivier
no longer serving

Co- Opted Governor

Term of office: 24/01/17 - stepped down 24/01/18

Committees: Finance and Personnel, Staff Dismissals (Appeals)

Governor attendance 2017/18: 5/8, 2016/17: 6/7, not serving during 2015/16

Register of interests: Grandparent of Westfields Junior School pupil

Kim Lewis
no longer serving

Co- Opted Governor

Term of office: 07/10/15 - 29/11/17

Committees: Finance and Personnel, Staff Pay Review Panel, HT Review Panel

Governor attendance 2017/18: 0/4, 2016/17: 3/11, 2015/16: 3/13, 2014/15: not serving during 2014/15

Register of interests: none

Claire Lord
no longer serving

Co-Opted Governor

Term of Office: 18/11/13 - 17/11/17

Committees: (former Vice Chair of Governors), Assessment and Progress, Finance and Personnel, Staff Dismissals (Appeals), Inclusion ((Vice Chair) disbanded 17/10/16)Facilities (disbanded 2015)

Governor attendance 2016/17: 6/16, 2015/16: 10/16, 2014/15: 9/10

Register of interests: none

Marcia Slack
no longer serving

Co-Opted Governor

Term of Office: 17/11/13 - 18/11/17

Committees: Children and Learning (former Vice Chair), Pupil Discipline (to October 2015), Inclusion ((Chair) disbanded 17/10/16)

Governor attendance 2016/17: 9/9, 2015/16: 9/9, 2014/15: 10/10

Register of interests: member of staff

Jackie Harper
no longer serving

Parent Governor

Term of office: 06/05/15 - stepped down 23/09/17

Committees: Children and Learning, Assessment and Progress, Curriculum and Assessment (disbanded 18/10/16), Staff Dismissals (Appeals)

Governor attendance 2016/17: 8/13, 2015/16: 9/13, 2014/15: 3/3

Register of interests: Parent of Westfields Junior School pupil

Ruth Davey
no longer serving

Associate Member - a member of the governing body by virtue of position in school

Term of Office: 26/01/13 - 07/04/17; has no voting rights on any of the committees

Committees: Finance and Personnel, Children and Learning, Assessment and Progress, Curriculum and Assessment (disbanded 18/10/16)

Governor attendance 2015/16: 15/17, 2014/15: 10/11

Register of interests: member of staff

Chiara Capacchione
no longer serving

Parent Governor

Term of office: 06/05/15 - 16/12/16

Committees: Children and Learning, Staff Dismissals (Appeals), Curriculum and Assessment (disbanded 18/10/16), Inclusion (disbanded 17/10/16),

Governor attendance 2016/17: 4/4, 2015/16: 6/13, 2014/15: 3/3

Register of interests: Parent of Westfields Junior School pupil

Steve Colyer
no longer serving

Co-Opted Governor

Term of Office: 18/11/13 - 16/12/16

Committees: Finance and Personnel, Staff Pay Review Panel (to September 2015), Facilities (disbanded 2015)

Governor attendance 2016/17: 4/4, 2015/16: 13/13, 2014/15: 9/13

Register of interests: None