The Governing Body of Mount Pleasant Junior School meets regularly across the academic year and is part of the co-operative education trust known as the Aspire Community Trust. Currently all business is conducted within the Whole Governing Body Meetings and there are no official Committees.
Key functions of the Governing Body are to:
- Set the strategic direction of the school and monitor its implementation
- Hold senior leaders to account for the educational performance of the school, acting as the critical friend.
- Oversight of the financial management processes to ensure money is well spent.
|Type of Governor||Name||Pecuniary Interest||Responsibilities||Term of Office||Relationship with member of school staff|
|Chair/Local Authority Governor||Mr Rashid Brora||Director of Southampton Medina Mosque Trust Ltd and Muslim Council of Southampton||Chair of Governors, Year 5 Champion||30/11/18-30/11/22||No|
|Foundation Governor||Mr Mark Bagust||None||Safeguarding Working Party||28/11/18-28/11/22||No|
|Headteacher||Mrs Emma Kerrigan-Draper||Trustee of Sage Publishing||Ongoing||No|
|Staff Governor||Mrs Julia Clarke||TA at Mount Pleasant Junior School||Health and Safety Governor, Year 5 Champion||04/04/19-04/04/23||No|
|Parent Governor||Mr Julio Carrillo||None||Vice Chair, HTPM Review Group, Safeguarding Working Party, Year 3 Champion||22/11/18-22/11/22||No|
|Parent Governor||Mr Elmi Abdiwali||None||SEN Governor, Year 6 Champion||29/03/19-29/03/23||No|
|Co-opted Governor||Mrs Jan Goatley||Headteacher and Governor of Maytree Infant School||Finance Working Party, Year 3 Champion||19/11/18-19/11/22||No|
|Co-opted Governor||Mrs Jill Ghanouni||None||HTPM Review Group||23/03/17-23/03/21||No|
|Co-opted Governor||Mr Rashidul Islam||None||TBC||16/11/18-16/11/22||No|
|Co-opted Governor||Mr Gareth Griffith||None||Finance Working Party, Year 6 Champion||12/12/18-12/12/22||No|
|Co-opted Governor (Parent)||Mrs Nazia Kouser||None||Website reviewer, Year 4 Champion||22/11/18-22/11/22||No|
|Associate Member (Parent)||Mrs Sara Raja||None||Website reviewer, Year 4 Champion||12/06/19-12/06/23||No|
|Clerk||Mrs Janice Singleton||Employee and Clerk to Governors at Springwell School, Clerk to Governors at Weston Shore Infant School||No|
Resignations/End of Term of Office
|Type of Governor||Name||Pecuniary Interest||Committees||Term of Office||Relationship with member of school staff|
|Associate Member||Nina Tank||None||Resigned July 2019||No|
|Parent Governor||Mr Siddiqui Esmail||None||WGB||term of office ended March 2019||No|