Governor membership

Membership of Academy Committee (AC)

  • All governors attend Academy Committee meetings
  • Remit: To ensure the best possible education outcomes are achieved by all students in the academy and to ensure full financial regulatory compliance and the most efficient use of all income and resources across the academy.

For any additional details about our governor membership, please contact the Clerk to the Academy Committee- email: rchambers@dalp.org.uk

RoleName
Chair of GovernorsMrs Rachel Webb
Senior PrincipalMrs Caroline Saxelby
PrincipalMrs Jessica Leonard
Member NameType of GovernorAppointedEnd of TermSpecific/Additional Role(s)/PT Membership
Mrs Rachel WebbAppointed07/02/201706/02/2021Chair of Governors- appointed from 06/11/2019 to 06/11/2021
Mr Neil BuckleyAppointed12/12/201912/12/2023
Mrs Sarah CooperParent13/12/201712/12/2021Link governor: Maths
Mrs Helen IndAppointed06/09/201705/09/2021Link governor: PDBW, safeguarding, safer recruitment, H&S
Mr Matt SumnerAppointed13/12/201712/12/2021
Appointed governor vacancy
Appointed governor vacancy
Appointed governor vacancy
Parent governor vacancy
Staff governor vacancy

Declarations of interest: pecuniary/business

NameNature of pecuniary/business interest declaredType of business
Mrs Helen IndJust Teachers (supply teacher agency)Education
Mrs Rachel WebbMitie Ltd, Solution Director
Fairfield Webb Ltd
Facilities management
Mr Matt SumnerMinistry of Defence, Royal Air ForceMilitary
Mrs Sarah CooperVistry HomesConstruction/property
Mr Neil BuckleyChairman of Romco Metals group, Chairman of Newark and Sherwood Citizens Advice Bureau, NNBC Financial, NNBC YMPRecycling

Senior leaders who contribute

NameNature of pecuniary/business interest declaredType of business
Mrs Caroline SaxelbyNo external business declared/member of staff-
Mrs Jessica LeonardNo external business declared/member of staff-
Miss Katie BagnallNo external business declared/member of staff-
Mrs Rhianne ChambersNo external business declared/member of staff-
Mrs Jenny SharpNo external business declared/member of staff-

Members who resigned/end of term during previous 12 months

Full nameDate of appointmentDate of resignation/end
Mr Nigel Parry07/02/201711/03/2020
Miss Tiffany Boot02/02/201701/09/2020
Mr Nathan Smith06/12/201613/10/2020

Attendance at meetings, local academy boards and portfolio teams

NameMeetingAttendance Record
Academic Year 2019/20
No. in year*
Attendance Record
Academic Year 2019/20
No. attended*
Rachel WebbAcademy Committee Meeting44
Nathan SmithAcademy Committee Meeting43
Helen IndAcademy Committee Meeting44
Sarah CooperAcademy Committee Meeting44
Matt SumnerAcademy Committee Meeting41
Tiffany BootAcademy Committee Meeting42
Neil BuckleyAcademy Committee Meeting20
Nigel ParryAcademy Committee Meeting40

*Please note meetings ended in March 2020 due to COVID-19.

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