The Holmesdale School Governing Body

THE HOLMESDALE SCHOOL – GOVERNANCE INFORMATION FOR THE WEBSITE JUNE 2018

An Interim Executive Board is in place at The Holmesdale School comprising 5 governors in total.  There are currently no Committees in place. Details of the Board’s current membership and of Governing Body membership over the past 12 months is set out below:

Name

Category

Appointed
by

Start/End of Term of Office

Teams/Committees and positions of responsibility, Academic Year 2017/18

Attendance at FGB and Teams/ Committees 2016/2017 (6 meetings)

Governor of
another
education
establishment

Relevant
Business
Interests

Tina Bissett

Headteacher

Ex Officio

1/1/17

7/6/18

 

100% (6/6)

No

None
declared

Sandra Butler

Staff

LA/FGB*

6/1/17 –

7/6/18

 

100% (6/6)

No

Member of
school staff

Peter Byrne

Partnership

FGB

19/6/17-

7/6/18

 

 

 

 

Michael Costello

IEB Governor

LA/DfE

8/6/18-

23/7/19

 

N/A

National Leader of Governance

Chair, The Williamson Trust

Governor, St James Primary Academy

None
declared

Tracey Damerum

Partnership

LA/FGB*

6/1/17 –

15/5/17

(resigned)

 

100% (4/4)

Yes – Parent Governor at St Katherine’s Primary School, Snodland

None
declared

Donna Farrant

Co-opted

FGB

16/1/17-

7/6/18

 

80% (4/5)

No

None
declared

Carl Fitter

Parent

LA/FGB*

6/1/17 – 21/5/18

(resigned)

 

100% (6/6)

Wouldham All Saints CEP School

Headteacher of Wouldham All Saints CEP School

Bob Huelin

Partnership

LA/FGB*

6/1/17 –

21/5/18

(resigned)

 

100% (6/6)

No

None
declared

David Lettington

Co-opted

FGB

16/1/17-

7/6/18

 

80% (4/5)

No

Examination Officer, Chatham Grammar school for Girls, Councillor, Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council. 

Clive Mailing

IEB Governor

LA/DfE

7/6/18-23/7/19

 

N/A

Chair of Governors, St John Fisher Secondary School Chatham and St Augustine of Canterbury RC Primary School, Rainham

Chair, Medway Catholic Primary Schools Academy Working Group

Secondary LA Schools Governor Representative, Medway Schools Forum

RC Southwark Diocese representative on Medway Children & Adults Overview & Scrutiny Committee

 

None
declared

Tina Mitchell

Parent

LA/FGB*

6/1/17 – 22/11/17  (resigned)

 

83% (5/6)

No

None
declared

Ian Morris

LA

LA/FGB

6/1/17 –

15/5/18

(resigned)

 

67% (4/6)

No

Director of Steadfast Law Ltd, Go to Lawyer Ltd, Metro London Limited

Karen Ray

IEB Governor

LA/DfE

8/6/18-23/7/19

 

N/A

Governor, Hadlow Primary School

None
declared

Nigel Smetham

IEB Governor

LA/DfE

8/6/18-23/7/19

Chair

N/A

Director and Trustee of Orchard Academy Trust, and Chair of Trust

Independent Water Industry Consultant

Owner/Director of

NBSmetham Ltd.

Spouse is also a director

John Spelling

IEB Governor

LA/DfE

8/6/18-23/7/19

 

N/A

Chair of Governors, Colliers Green Primary School

None
declared

*Temporary FGB appointed by LA on 6/1/17, subsequently reconstituted by FGB

The Holmesdale School
The Holmesdale School
Malling Road, Snodland, Kent ME6 5HS
Tel: 01634 240416 Fax: 01634 244041
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