Governing Body

Our Governors are listed below with information according to the statutory guidance and guidelines published by the Department of Education.

Publication of Governor’s Details and the Register of Interests

Governors may be contacted via the Clerk to the Governing Body, Miss Eve Smith at Edsential Governance Team. 0151 541 2170

The Governing Body of Somerville Federation was re-constituted in September 2020 as follows:

Members of the Governing Body

NAME

GOVERNOR CATEGORY

END OF TERM OF OFFICE

ROLE

  Additional Information

Mr. Michael Forber

Head Teacher

 

Head Teacher

Member of North West Acadmies Trust.

Mr. Chris Griffiths    

Co-opted

29/01/2024

Chair

Governors

Manager of Morrisons Superstore

Mrs. Gill Bain

Co-opted

14/03/2021

Joint Vice Chair

Retired Teacher

Mrs. Lesley Andrews

LA

29/01/2024

 

Retired HR officer

Ms Alexa Crampton

Staff

29/02/2024

 

Social Inclusion Manager at Primary School

Mr Chris Youds

Parent

27/11/2023

 

 

Mrs. Phaedra Jordan

Co-opted

30/06/2024

 

Deputy Supervisor at Oval Pre School 
Ms Sue Booth          Co-opted 31/08/2024   Nursery Manager at Somerville Nursery

Victoria Lindon

Parent

31/08/2024

 

 

Gary Armstrong

Parent

31/08/2024

 

 

Mrs. Joy Longshaw

Co-opted

04/07/2022

 

Employed at Liverpool John Moore's University

Mrs Fiona Astor

Co-opted

20/03/2023

Joint Vice Chair

Employed at Liverpool John Moore's University

Also attending 

 

 

 

 

Eve Smith

 

 

Clerk to Governors

Edsential employee

 

MEETING DATES 2020/2021

SOMERVILLE DATES 2020/21 YEAR

Day

Date

Time

Attendance of Governors

Autumn Term 2020

 

 

 

 Initials of those present:

Somerville FGB (Planning meeting)

 

 

 

 

Somerville Finance and Personnel Committee

Monday

09/11/2020

4:00pm

 

Somerville Quality of Early Years Committee

Monday

09/11/2020

3:00pm

 

Somerville FGB meeting

Tuesday

10/11/2020

4:00pm

 

Somerville Behaviour, Attitude and Personal Development Committee

Tuesday

01/12/2019

4:30pm

 

Somerville Quality of Education Committee

Tuesday

01/12/2019

5:30pm

 

Spring Term 2021

 

 

 

 

Somerville Quality of Early Years Committee

Wednesday

03/02/2021

4:30pm

 

Somerville Finance and Personnel Committee

Wednesday

03/02/2021

5:30pm

 

Somerville Behaviour, Attitude and Personal Development Committee

Tuesday

09/03/2021

4:30pm

 

Somerville Quality of Education Committee

Tuesday

09/03/2021

5:30pm

 

Somerville FGB meeting

Thursday

25/03/2021

4:00pm

 

Summer Term 2021

 

 

 

 

Somerville Finance and Personnel Committee

Wednesday

09/06/2021

4:00pm

 

Somerville Quality of Early Years Committee

Wednesday

09/06/2021

3:00pm

 

Somerville Behaviour, Attitude and Personal Development Committee

Thursday

17/06/2021

4:30pm

 

Somerville FGB meeting

Wednesday

30/06/2021

4:00pm

 

Somerville Quality of Education Committee

Tuesday

13/07/2021

4:30pm

 

 

 

Attendance register for meetings 2019/20

 

SOMERVILLE DATES 2019/20 YEAR

Day

Date

Time

Attendance of Governors

Autumn Term 2019

 

 

 

 Initials of those present:

Somerville FGB (Planning meeting)

Wednesday

18/09/2019

4:30pm

MF, CG, GB, LA, FA, KC, PJ, BK, JL. Apologies from KL and CC.

Somerville Finance and Personnel Committee

Wednesday

06/11/2019

4:30pm

 MF, CG, BK, and GB. Apologies from LA.

Somerville Quality of Education Committee

Wednesday

27/11/2019

4:30pm

 MF, KC, PJ and CG.

Somerville FGB meeting (2)

Wednesday

27/11/2019

5:30pm

MF, CG, GB, LA, KC, PJ, BK, NP, CY, JL. Apologies from KL, FA

Somerville Behaviour, Attitude and Personal Development Committee

Tuesday

03/12/2019

4:30pm

MF, LA, GB, 

Somerville Quality of Early Years Committee

Tuesday

03/12/2019

5:30pm

 MF, BK, KC and Fiona Morris. Apologies FA

Spring Term 2020

 

 

 

 

Somerville Quality of Education Committee

Thursday

06/02/2020

4:30pm

 MF, KC, PJ and BK

Somerville Finance and Personnel Committee

Wednesday

12/02/2020

4:30pm

MF, CG, LA, GB and FA

Somerville Behaviour, Attitude and Personal Development Committee

Tuesday

03/03/2020

4:30pm

 CANCELLED

Somerville Quality of Early Years Committee

Tuesday

03/03/2020

5:30pm

 CANCELLED

Somerville FGB meeting

Tuesday

17/03/2020

5:00pm

 CANCELLED

Summer Term 2020

 

 

 

 

Somerville Finance and Personnel Committee

Wednesday

10/06/2020

4:00pm

 CANCELLED

Somerville Behaviour, Attitude and Personal Development Committee

Thursday

11/06/2020

4:30pm

 CANCELLED

Somerville Quality of Early Years Committee

Thursday

11/06/2020

5:30pm

 CANCELLED

Somerville FGB meeting

Tuesday

30/06/2020

4:00pm

 MF, CG, GB, LA, PJ, JL, FA, NP  apologies from AC & CY

Somerville Quality of Education Committee

Tuesday

14/07/2020

4:30pm

 CANCELLED

 

Committee membership of governors is listed below:

 

COMMITTEE

MEETING FREQUENCY

MEMBERS

Leadership and Management: Finance and Personnel Committee

Once per term

Mr C Griffiths (Chair of Committee)

Mrs G Bain

Mr M Forber

Mrs L Andrews

Mrs F Astor

Quality of Education

Once per term

Mrs P Jordan (Chair of Committee)

Mrs G Bain

Mr M Forber

 

Behaviour, Attitudes and Personal Development

Once per term

Mrs G Bain (Chair of committee)

Mrs L Andrews

Mr M Forber

Mrs Joy Longshaw

 

Quality of Early Years Education

October and July

Mrs F Atsor (Chair of committee)

Mr M Forber

Ms S Booth

Executive Head Teacher Appraisal

 

Mr C Griffiths

Mrs F Astor

Mrs G Bain

 

  1. GOVERNOR LEAD AREAS

 

Link Governors were assigned as follows:  

 

SUBJECT

GOVERNOR

Staff member to contact

Safeguarding

Mrs L Andrews

Michael Forber 

Pupil Premium

Mr C Griffiths

Michael Forber

SEND

TBA

Sue Holland and Lisa Pike

Behaviour

Mrs G Bain

Alexa Crampton and Nicola Parry

Health and Safety

Mrs C Griffiths

Michael Forber

English

VACANCY

Amy Sandles

Computing / Design Technology

Mrs J Longshaw

Kirsty Sloan and Andy Shennan

Early Years

Mrs P Jordan

Fiona Morris and Sue Booth

Maths

Mrs P Jordan

Clair O’Shaughnessy

Looked After Children

Mrs F Astor

Alexa Crampton

Data Protection

Vacancy

Jan Wright

Humanities & The Arts

Mrs G Bain

Deborah Johns 

 

 

 

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