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 January 2016 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

01/02/2020

Chair

Governors

Manager of Morrisons Superstore

Mrs. Gill Bain

Co-opted

14/03/2021

Vice Chair

Retired Teacher

Mrs. Lesley Andrews

LA

01/02/2020

 

Retired HR officer

Mrs. Kath Connolly

Staff

01/02/2020

 

Class teacher at Primary School

Vacancy

Parent

 

 

 

Vacancy

Parent

 

 

 

Mrs. Phaedra Jordan

Co-opted

31/08/2020

 

Deputy Supervisor at Oval Pre School 

Mrs. Bruna Kell

Co-opted

08/11/2020

 

Assistant Headteacher of Somerville Nursery School

Vacancy

Parent

 

 

 

Miss. Katie Lloyd

Parent

21/11/2021

 

 

Mrs. Joy Longshaw

Co-opted

04/07/2022

 

Employed at Liverpool John Moore's University

Mrs Fiona Astor

Co-opted

20/03/2023

 

Employed at Liverpool John Moore's University

Also attending 

 

 

 

 

Eve Smith

 

 

Clerk to Governors

Edsential employee

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, JY. Apologies from KL and CC.

Somerville Finance and Personnel Committee

Wednesday

06/11/2019

4:30pm

 

Somerville Quality of Education Committee

Wednesday

27/11/2019

4:30pm

 

Somerville FGB meeting (2)

Wednesday

27/11/2019

5:30pm

 

Somerville Behaviour, Attitude and Personal Development Committee

Tuesday

03/12/2019

4:30pm

 

Somerville Quality of Early Years Committee

Tuesday

03/12/2019

5:30pm

 

Spring Term 2020

 

 

 

 

Somerville Quality of Education Committee

Thursday

06/02/2020

4:30pm

 

Somerville Finance and Personnel Committee

Wednesday

12/02/2020

4:30pm

 

Somerville Behaviour, Attitude and Personal Development Committee

Tuesday

03/03/2020

4:30pm

 

Somerville Quality of Early Years Committee

Tuesday

03/03/2020

5:30pm

 

Somerville FGB meeting

Tuesday

17/03/2020

5:00pm

 

Summer Term 2020

 

 

 

 

Somerville Finance and Personnel Committee

Wednesday

10/06/2020

4:00pm

 

Somerville Behaviour, Attitude and Personal Development Committee

Thursday

11/06/2020

4:30pm

 

Somerville Quality of Early Years Committee

Thursday

11/06/2020

5:30pm

 

Somerville FGB meeting

Tuesday

23/06/2020

5:00pm

 

Somerville Quality of Education Committee

Tuesday

14/07/2020

4:30pm

 

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 B Kell

Mrs F Astor

Quality of Education

Once per term

Mrs P Jordan (Chair of Committee)

Mrs G Bain

Mr M Forber

Mrs K Connolly

Behaviour, Attitudes and Personal Development

Once per term

Mrs F Astor (Chair of committee)

Mrs L Andrews

Mrs F Astor

Mrs M Sheen

Mrs Joy Longshaw

Mrs K Connolly (Temp)

Quality of Early Years Education

October and July

Mrs F Atsor (Chair of committee)

Mr M Forber

Mrs B Kell

Mrs K Connolly

Executive Head Teacher Appraisal

 

Mr C Griffiths

Mrs L Andrews

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 and Alexa Crampton

Pupil Premium

Mr C Griffiths

Michael Forber

SEND

Mrs K Connolly

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, Bruna Kell 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 and Rose Cheesman

 

Attendance at Previous Governor meetings listed below.

February 2016 Full Governors meeting attendance.

Present:

Mr M Forber Mr C Griffiths Mrs L Andrews Mr D Walsh

Mrs K Connolly Miss C Jones Mrs B Kell Mrs M Sheen

Mrs G Steele

June 2016 Full Governors meeting attendance.

Present:

Mr M Forber               Mr C Griffiths             Mrs L Andrews           Mrs K Connolly         

Mr D Walsh                Mrs M Sheen               Mrs B Kell                  Miss C Jones

Mrs P Jordan               Mrs G Steele               Mrs K Jones

September 2016 Full Governors meeting attendance.

Present:

Michael Forber            Chris Griffiths             Lesley Andrews          Kath Connolly           

Bruna Kell                   Gemma Steele             Karen Jones                 Maria Sheen

December 2016 Full Governors meeting attendance.

Present:

Michael Forber          Chris Griffiths         Kath Connolly          Lesley Andrews

Phaedra Jordan         Ceri Jones             Karen Jones            Bruna Kell

Clare Carter               Gemma Steele

March 2017 Full Governors meeting attendance.

Present:

Michael Forber Chris Griffiths Kath Connolly Lesley Andrews

Phaedra Jordan Ceri Jones Bruna Kell Clare Carter

Gemma Steele Maria Sheen Gill Bain Roberto Confessore

June 2017 Full Governors meeting attendance.

Present:

Michael Forber Chris Griffiths Kath Connolly Lesley Andrews

Phaedra Jordan Ceri Jones Karen Jones Bruna Kell

Clare Carter Gill Bain

 

Also in attendance:

Karen Penketh - Clerk

Nicola Parry - Deputy Headteacher

THE FULL GOVERNING BOARD OF THE SOMERVILLE FEDERATION HELD ON 20 SEPTEMBER 2017

Present

Mr M Forber Headteacher

Mr C Griffiths Chair

Mrs L Andrews

Mrs K Connolly

Mrs G Bain

Mrs C Carter

Mrs K Jones

Mrs P Jordan

Mrs B Kell

 

In attendance Mrs C Totty Clerk to Governors

Mrs A Grady Shadowing Clerk

Mrs N Parry Deputy Headteacher

 

MINUTES OF A MEETING OF THE FULL GOVERNING BOARD OF THE SOMERVILLE FEDERATION HELD ON 22nd November 2017

 

Name

 

Category of Governor

Start of Term of Office

End date of Term of Office

Designated Role

Mr M Forber

P

Headteacher

01/09/2015

 

Headteacher

Mr C Griffiths           

P

Co-opted

01/09/2015

31/08/2019

Chair of Governors

Mrs L Andrews

P

LA

07/10/13

16/10/2017

 

Mrs K Connolly

P

Staff

15/12/2017

14/12/2021

 

Mrs G Bain

P

Co-opted

 

 

 

Mr R Confessore

 

Co-opted

 

 

 

Miss C Jones

P

Co-opted

 

 

 

Mrs C Carter

P

Parent

 

 

 

Mrs K Jones

A

Parent

30/05/2017

29/05/2021

Vice Chair

Mrs P Jordan

P

Co-opted

01/09/2013

31/08/2017

 

Mrs B Kell

P

Staff

 

 

 

Mrs M Sheen

P

Parent

 

 

 

Katie Lloyd

P

Parent

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In attendance

 

 

 

 

 

Mrs A Grady 

 

 

 

 

Clerk to Governors

Mrs N Parry  

 

 

 

 

Deputy Headteacher

           

(P – Present A – apologies)

Attendance at the FGB meeting 7th February 2018

 

                       

Name

 

Category of Governor

Start of Term of Office

End date of Term of Office

Designated Role

Mr M Forber

Y

Headteacher

01/09/2015

 

Headteacher

Mr C Griffiths           

Y

Co-opted

01/09/2015

31/08/2019

Chair of Governors

Mrs L Andrews

Y

LA

07/10/13

16/10/2017

 

Mrs K Connolly

Y

Staff

15/12/2017

14/12/2021

 

Mrs G Bain

Y

Co-opted

 

 

 

Miss C Jones

Y

Co-opted

 

 

Vice Chair

Mrs C Carter

A

Parent

 

 

 

Mrs K Jones

A

Parent

30/05/2017

29/05/2021

 

Mrs P Jordan

Y

Co-opted

01/09/2013

31/08/2017

 

 

Y

 

 

 

 

Mrs B Kell

Y

Co-opted

 

 

 

Mrs M Sheen

Y

Parent

 

 

 

Katie Lloyd

A

Parent

22/11/2017

21/11/2021

 

Vacancy

 

Co-opted

 

 

 

 

Y- Present A- Apologies Accepted X – Not Present

 

MEETING OF THE FULL GOVERNING BOARD OF SOMERVILLE FEDERATION HELD AT THE PRIMARY SCHOOL ON WEDNESDAY 4 JULY  2018 AT 5:00PM

Members of the Governing Body

NAME

ATTENDED

GOVERNOR CATEGORY

END OF TERM OF OFFICE

ROLE

Mr M Forber

Head Teacher

 

Head Teacher

Mr C Griffiths           

Co-opted

01/02/2020

Chair of Governors

Mrs L Andrews

LA

01/02/2020

 

Mrs K Connolly

Staff

01/02/2020

 

Mrs G Bain

Co-opted

14/03/2021

 

Miss C Jones

Co-opted

01/02/2020

Vice Chair

Mrs C Carter

A

Parent

29/09/2020

 

Mrs K Jones

Parent

29/05/2021

 

Mrs P Jordan

Co-opted

31/08/2020

 

Mrs B Kell

A

Staff

08/11/2020

 

Mrs M Sheen

U

Parent

01/02/2020

 

Ms K Lloyd

Parent

21/11/2021

 

Mrs J Longshaw

Co-opted

 

 

Also attending  

 

 

 

 

Eve Smith

 

 

 

Clerk

 

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