- 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 6 Champion, Science Team Champion.||30/11/18-30/11/22||No|
|Foundation Governor||Mr Harry Kutty||
Headteacher of Cantell School.
Chair of Aspire Community Trust.
Governor of Cantell School and Bassett Green Primary.
|Safeguarding Governor, Y6 Champion, Well-being Team Champion.||08/09/21 – 08/09/25||No|
|Headteacher||Mrs Emma Kerrigan-Draper||Author of Sage Publishing||Ongoing||No|
|Staff Governor||Mrs Julia Clarke||TA at Mount Pleasant Junior School||Health and Safety Governor and Arts Team Champion.||04/04/19-04/04/23||No|
|Mr Julio Carrillo||None||Vice Chair, Y4 Champion, SEND Governor, HTPM Review Group.||22/11/18-22/11/22||No|
|Foundation Governor||Mrs Jan Goatley||Headteacher and Governor of Maytree Infant School||Finance, Y3 Champion, Humanities Team Champion.||19/11/18-19/11/22||No|
|Co-opted Governor||Mrs Satvir Kaur||Chair of Governors at Maytree Infant School, Aunt to a Y4 Student.||Arts Team Champion, HTPM Review Group||08/09/21 – 08/09/25||No|
|Co-opted Governor||Mr Rashidul Islam||None||Y5 Champion, Humanities Team Champion.||16/11/18-16/11/22||No|
|Parent Governor||Mrs Nazia Kousar||None||Y3 Champion, Well-being Team Champion.||22/11/18-22/11/22||No|
|Co-opted Governor||Mrs Carey Moore||None||Y4 Champion, Finance||08/09/21 – 08/09/25||No|
|Co-opted Governor||Mrs Kathryn Woods-Townsend||None||Y5 Champion, Science Team Champion.||08/09/21 – 08/09/25||No|
|Clerk||Mrs Janice Singleton||
Employee and Clerk to Governors at Springwell School, Clerk to Governors at Weston Schools Federation.
David L J Babey & Son, Cabinet Maker & Joiners (Brother’s business)
Resignations/End of Term of Office
|Type of Governor||Name||Pecuniary Interest||Committees||Term of Office||Relationship with member of school staff|
|Parent Governor||Sara Raja||None||WGB||Ended term of office October 2021||No|
|Foundation Governor||Mark Baghurst||ACT School Improvement Officer||WGB||Resigned September 2021||No|
|Co-opted Governor||Jill Ghanouni||None||WGB||Resigned March 2021||No|
|Parent Governor||Mr Elmi Abdiwali||None||WGB||Resigned November 2020||No|
|Co-opted Governor||Gareth Griffith||None||WGB||Resigned June 2020||No|
|Associate Member||Nina Tank||None||Resigned July 2019||No|
|Parent Governor||Mr Siddiqui Esmail||None||WGB||term of office ended March 2019||No|