Abbotswood Junior School

Governance Board 2023 – 2024

Governance Board Constitution

 

Governor Type - Number of Posts

  • Head Teacher - 1
  • Staff - 1
  • Parent - 2
  • Co-opted - 8
  • Partnership - 2
  • Local Authority - 1

TOTAL - 15

 

Meeting Attendance: this will be published at the end of the academic year.

 

Governor Details 

George Adams - Behaviour Support WorkerGeorge Adams - Behaviour Support Worker

George Adams

Governor Category: Co-opted, Staff, Resources

Term of Office: 4 years to 22/05/2026 – resigned 23/09/2022 as elected into the Staff post, 4 years to 22/09/2026

Appointed/Elected by: Appointed by the Governance Board

Elected by Staff

Committee/Panel Membership: None

Additional Responsibilities: None

Business, Financial or Material Interests: Employed by the school


Ed BishopEd Bishop
Ed Bishop

Governor Category: Co-opted 

Term of Office: 4 years to 19/05/2027

Appointed/Elected by: Appointed by the Governance Board

Committee/Panel Membership: Resources Committee

Additional Responsibilities: None

Business, Financial or Material Interests: Partner and daughter employed by the school

 

Ian CamptonIan Campton
Ian Campton

Governor Category: Co-opted

Term of Office: 4 years to 21/03/2028

Appointed/Elected by: Appointed by the Governance Board

Committee/Panel Membership: Curriculum & Standards Committee, Headteacher’s Performance Management Panel

Additional Responsibilities: None

Business, Financial or Material Interests: Employed by University of Southampton – Teacher Training provider to the school

 

Bob CarsonBob Carson
Bob Carson

Governor Category: Local Authority

Term of Office: 4 years to 17/07/2024

Appointed/Elected by: Governance Board after nomination by the Local Authority

Committee/Panel Membership: Resources Committee, Curriculum & Standards Committee

Additional Responsibilities: Chair of the Governance Board, Vice Chair of the Resources Committee

Business, Financial or Material Interests: None

 

Craig Davey

Governor Category: Parent

Term of Office: 4 years to 07/02/2027

Appointed/Elected by: Elected by parents

Committee/Panel Membership: Resources Committee, Pay Committee

Additional Responsibilities: Chair of the Resources Committee

Business, Financial or Material Interests: Wife is employed by Hazel Wood Infant School

 

Carys Hughes 

Governor Category: Co-opted

Term of Office: 4 years to 21/03/2028

Appointed by: Governance Board

Committee/Panel Membership: Curriculum & Standards Committee, Head Teacher’s Performance Management Panel

Additional Responsibilities: Vice Chair of the Curriculum & Standards Committee

Business, Financial or Material Interests: Employed by University of Southampton – Teacher Training provider to the school

 

 

Steve Cole

Governor Category: Co-opted

Term of Office: 4 years to 26/11/2027

Appointed by: Governance Board

Committee/Panel Membership: Resources Committee

Additional Responsibilities: None

Business, Financial or Material Interests: None

 

Glenn Moore - HeadteacherGlenn Moore - Headteacher
Glenn Moore

Governor Category: Head Teacher

Term of Office: n/a – Ex Officio

Appointed by: n/a – Ex Officio

Committee/Panel Membership: Resources Committee, Curriculum & Standards Committee

Additional Responsibilities: None

Business, Financial or Material Interests: Employed by the school


Matthew StevensMatthew Stevens
Matthew Stevens

Governor Category: Parent

Term of Office: 4 years to 31/10/2024

Appointed/Elected by: Elected by parents

Committee/Panel Membership: Resources Committee, Pay Committee

Additional Responsibilities: None

Business, Financial or Material Interests: Director of MS Associates Safety Ltd, Wife is Chair of the Friends of Abbotswood, Family friends with Annie Smith, School Business Manager

 

Antony Sturmey

Governor Category: Partnership

Term of Office: 4 years to 04/02/2025

Appointed/Elected by: Appointed by the Governance Board, following nomination from parents and the community

Committee/Panel Membership: Curriculum & Standards Committee, Pay Committee, Head Teacher’s Performance Management Panel

Additional Responsibilities: Chair of Head Teacher’s Performance Management Panel

Business, Financial or Material Interests: None

 

Jane WithersJane Withers
Jane Withers

Governor Category: Co-opted

Term of Office: 4 years to 19/05/2027

Appointed/Elected by: Appointed by the Governance Board

Committee/Panel Membership: Curriculum & Standards Committee, Resources Committee, Pay Committee, Head Teacher’s Performance Management Panel

Additional Responsibilities: Vice Chair of the Governance Board, Chair of the Curriculum & Standards Committee, Chair of the Pay Committee

Business, Financial or Material Interests: None

 

Vacancies

Co-opted – 3

Partnership - 1

 

Liam Baker

Governor Category: Co-opted 

Term of Office: 4 years to 17/10/2027

Appointed/Elected by: Appointed by the Governance Board

Committee/Panel Membership: Resources Committee

Additional Responsibilities: None

Business, Financial or Material Interests: None