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West Hill School

 

Governors

The Local Governance Board (LGB) on behalf of THPT Board provides local independent support and challenge, with a view to continuously improving the quality of education provision. The LGB have an important role in the Trust, effectively involving themselves in the school and the community in which it sits. As well as attending school LGB meetings, Governors are linked to specific areas and participate in Trust wide Governance Networks.

Further information regarding the Trust's Governance structure can be found on THPT website.

The current membership 2023/24 and roles of Governors on the LGB are set out below.

LGB Membership 2023/24

Governor

Category

Term of Office – Start

Term of Office –

End

Additional Position of Responsibility

Network Area

Attendance AY 2023/24

James Kidd

Local Governor

01/03/21

28/02/25

Chair

Chair & QE

3/5

Philip Bower

Local Governor

01/03/21

28/02/25

Vice Chair

Attendance/

Behaviour

2/5

Sharon Kirk

Staff Governor

22/11/22

21/11/26

-

Stakeholder

2/5

Rebecca Stone

 Parent Governor

22/11/22

21/11/26

-

Inclusion/SEND

2/5

Jessica Lloyd

Local Governor

01/12/23

30/11/24

-

TBC

1/5

Jagjit Steed

Parent Governor

01/02/24

31/01/25

-

Safeguarding

1/5

  *Attendance is expressed as attended over expected

  Resignations over the past 12 months

Governor Start of Term End of Term
Rebecca Sanderson 28/09/22
Karina Hennessy 01/11/22
Lucy Hayward 16/03/22 19/09/23

 Please click here to see Register of Interests.

Anyone wishing to contact the Chair of Governors, or any other Governor, should write in the first instance to Marion Hallett: Marion.Hallett@thpt.org.uk

Please note that if you would like to raise a concern or make a formal complaint, you are required to follow the THPT Responding to Concerns Policy. Governors will not become involved in the complaints process unless, in the unlikely event, the process reaches Stage 3 of the formal process.