I was appointed head teacher at Our Lady School in September 2016.
In my role as School Governor I liaise with the chair and clerk to organise the Governing body agendas and meetings.
I am on every Governor committee and attend all meetings. These include school improvement, operations, involving school maintenance and staffing issues.
I have been a governor at the school since 2015 and am the Parish Priest at Our Lady Immaculate and St Andrews church. I have been involved in the recruitment of our new Head Teacher Mrs Nicholson and I work closely with the Senior Leadership Team providing support and a listening ear at all times. I am involved in leading masses, liturgys and enjoy attending assemblies as often as I can.
I joined the school as a member of staff in 2007 and have been the School Business Manager since September 2014 and the Staff Governor since September 2013. As the School Business Manager I deal with all school finance, including income and expenditure, reporting to the Operations Committee. I also deal with all admissions, including reception and in year applications, reporting to the Admissions Committee. I am a member of the Senior Leadership Team.
I have been a Foundation Governor since 2015 and am the SEN Governor. I meet with Mrs Marinho regularly to get updates and audit the SEN practice in the school. As a member on the School Curriculum Committee, my role is to monitor the implementation of the new curriculum; and the effectiveness of teaching and learning.
I have been a Foundation Governor since 2016 and am on the Operations Committee and am one of the Safeguarding Governors. I over see that Safeguarding practice meets statutory recommendations and is a high priority in the school. My area of responsibility is Governor training.
I have been a Foundation Governor since 2016. I am on the School Curriculum Committee looking at the curriculum, legislation and the admissions Committee and. I am the RE Link Governor making sure RE is given the time and energy it needs and deserves.
I was elected as Parent Governor from September 2017. As well as attending meetings of the Full Governing Body, I sit on the School Curriculum Committee, and the Admissions Committee. I am linked to the subjects of English and Phonics and am also the designated Governor for Attendance matters.