Governors

Chichester High School is an academy as part of  
The Kemnal Academies Trust (TKAT)

TKAT is a multi-academy trust which was established on 1st September 2010.  Its constitution is set out in the Articles of Association and this is shared with individual academies via the Scheme of Delegation.  TKAT have, through the Scheme of Delegation, established Local Governing Bodies for each of the Academies.

Please click here to see the signed copy of the constitution.

The Local Governing Body of each of the Academies is responsible for fulfilling the strategic and operational governance role in the conduct of the Academy. 

Please click here to link to the Directors of the TKAT Board.         

Please click here to link to Governance information relating to TKAT, including the structure of governance and relevant details about Trustees terms of office, attendance and business interests.

Please click here for key documents including the Master Funding Agreement, Articles of Association and Accounts.

Please click here to read the TKAT Scheme of Delegation.

The Governor Impact/Mission Statement 2017/18 can be found here

Governor's Strategic Plan 2018 - 2023 can be found here

Chichester High School Local Governing Body (LGB)

Membership

We currently have 12 governors:
1 Headteacher
2 staff governors
2 parent governors
7 appointed governors 

Chair of Governors:               Peter Waters, an appointed governor

Vice-Chair of Governors:        Chris Dring, an appointed governor

Please see the details below of our current LGB members. 
If you wish to contact governors, please do so via the school contact details.

Structure

There are seven meetings of the full Local Governing Body each academic year. 
In addition to this, there are two committees: Pay Review and Finance & Premises, who have delegated responsibility laid out in their terms of reference.

Pay Review

To implement the Pay Policy in a fair and objective manner and to consider any individual representations that may be made in respect of pay decisions.

To undertake an annual pay review for each member of staff based on the criteria set out in the Pay Policy with effect from 1 September.

To observe all statutory and contractual obligations, including making arrangements to notify pay decisions to individual members of staff within appropriate timescales.

To consider recommendations of the reviewer/Headteacher for pay rises.

To recommend the annual budget required for pay purposes, including provision for discretionary pay awards arising from performance reviews.

Finance & Premises

To review, adopt and monitor a Finance Policy which includes the local scheme of delegation for spending and budgetary adjustments (virements) for the committee, Headteacher and other nominated staff.

To draft and propose to the governing body for adoption an annual school budget taking into account the priorities of the Academy Improvement Plan.

To monitor the income and expenditure throughout the year of all delegated and devolved funds against the annual budget plan.

To report back to each meeting of the full governing body and to alert them of potential problems or significant anomalies at an early date.

To provide support and guidance for the governing body and the Headteacher on all matters relating to the maintenance and development of the premises and grounds, including Health and Safety.


For correspondence with the Governors please contact the Clerk to Governors, Emma Symonds email  or in writing to the school address which can be found here


Governor

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see their pen sketch.

Governor Type

Committee membership, Roles and Responsibilities

Peter Waters

Peter waters

Appointed
Governor

Member and Chair of LGB

Current term:
01.08.2017 to 01.08.2021

Start date: January 2008

Business or Pecuniary Interests - NONE

 

Chris Dring

Chris dring

Appointed
Governor

Member and Vice Chair of LGB


Member of F&P Committee
Member of Pay Review Committee
Department Link Governor - Maths & Science
Child Protection Link Governor, including Safeguarding

 

Current term:
15.09.2016 to 15.09.2020

Start date: September 2013

Business or Pecuniary Interests - NONE

Avril Butler

Avril butler

Appointed
Governor

Member of the LGB

Member of F&P Committee

 

Current term:
01.08.2017 to 01.08.2021

Start date: October 2012

Business or Pecuniary Interests - NONE

Elizabeth Beaney

Elizabeth beaney

Appointed
Governor

Member of the LGB

Member of the F&P Committee
Member of the Pay Review Committee
Department Link Governor - Art
SEN Link Governor

Current term:
14.12.2018 to 13.12.2021

Start date: September 2010

Business or Pecuniary Interests - NONE

Alan Harris

Alan harris

Appointed
Governor

Member of the LGB

Member of the F&P Committee

Vice Chair of F&P Committee
Link Governor - Governor Training
Link Governor - Pupil Premium
Department Link - Business Studies

Current term:
15.09.2016 to 15.09.2020

Start date: October 2011

Business or Pecuniary Interests - NONE

 

Joanne McKeown

Jo mckeown

Ex-Officio
Headteacher

Member of the LGB

Member of the F&P Committee

Appointed 3rd January 2019
Expires n/a

Business or Pecuniary Interests - NONE

Mrs Carole Beaves

Carole beaves

Appointed
Governor

Member of the LGB


Member of the F&P Committee
Member of the Pay Review Committee
Chair of Finance & Premises
Data Protection Link Governor
Department Link Governor - Art

Current term:
29.01.2018 to 29.01.2022

Start date: January 2014

Business or Pecuniary Interests - NONE

Lesley-Anne Neville

Lesley anne neville governor

Appointed Governor

Member of the LGB

Current term:
14.02.2019 to 14.02.2023

Start date: February 2019

Business or Pecuniary Interests - NONE

Dr Linda Cooper

Linda cooper

Parent
Governor

 

Member of the LGB

Teaching School Link Governor
Department Link Governor - Geography

Current term:
15.09.2016 to 06.09.2020

Start date: March 2012

Business or Pecuniary Interests - NONE

 

Ms Jo Bailey

Jo bailey

Parent
Governor

Member of the LGB

Member of the F&P Committee
Department Link Governor - Maths & Science
Health, Safety & Welfare Link Governor

Current term:
19.04.2018 to 19.04.2022

Start date: April 2018

Business or Pecuniary Interests - NONE

Mrs Sally-Anne Furtado

Sally anne furtado

Staff
Governor

Member of the LGB

Current term:
19.04.2018 to 19.04.2022

Start date: April 2018

Business or Pecuniary Interests - NONE

Mrs Claire Oliver

Claire oliver

Staff
Governor

Member of the LGB

Member of the F&P Committee

Current term:
15.09.2016 to 15.09.2020

Start date: September 2010

Business or Pecuniary Interests - NONE

Ms Emma Symonds

Clerk to 
Governors

Appointed 1st August 2016
Expires n/a

CHS GB Attendance at meeting 2017-18

Governor attendance register 2017 18

CHS GB Attendance at meetings 2016-17

Governors

CHS GB Attendance at meetings 2015-16 - please click here for further information.