hard work,
     faith and
    friendship
prayer,
      learning and
  humour

Governors

 ST JOSEPH’S ACADEMY TRUST

Composition of the Governing Board 

  • 3 parent governors
  • 1 head teacher
  • 1 staff – teacher governor
  • 1 support staff governor
  • 1 staff – all governor
  • 1 community governors
  • 9 foundation governors

Committees of the Governing Board 

  • Finance and Audit
  • Staffing and Students
  • Ethos, Community and Premises
  • Curriculum and Standards
  • Admissions and Appeals

 

Chair of Governors – Mr T Carney

Vice Chair of Governors – Mrs E Dunn

 

Name Category Appointing Body Terms of Office Committees (if associate member has voting rights) Official responsibility
Mr T Carney Academy (Foundation) 07-10-2013 – 06-10-2017

Finance and Audit

Staffing and Students

Ethos, Community and Premises

Curriculum and Standards

Chair

Rev A Dixon

 

Academy (Foundation) 22-04-2016 – 21-04-2020 Curriculum and Standards
Mrs E E Dunn Academy (Foundation) 07-10-2013 – 06-10-2017

Finance and Audit

Staffing and Students

Ethos, Community and Premises

Curriculum and Standards

 

Vice Chair
Mr MJ Farrell Academy (Foundation) 16-10-2013 – 15-10-2017

Ethos, Community and Premises

Curriculum and Standards

Mrs A Halliday Academy (Foundation) 07-10-2013 – 06-10-2017

Staffing and Students

Ethos, Community and Premises

 

Mrs V McCaffery Academy (Foundation) 07-10-2013 – 06-10-2017 Curriculum and Standards
Mrs K Robertson Academy (Foundation) 07-10-2013 – 06-10-2017

Finance and Audit

Staffing and Students

Curriculum and Standards

 

Mrs A Thomas Academy (Foundation) 07-10-2013 – 06-10-2017

Finance and Audit

Staffing and Students

Mrs A Tilley Academy (Foundation) 07-10-2013 – 06-10-2017 Finance and Audit
Mr B Tapping Academy (Principal) Virtue of Appointment 01-04-2017 –

Finance and Audit

Staffing and Students

Ethos, Community and Premises

Curriculum and Standards

Ms S Gallant Community 12-02-2014 – 11-02-2018 Ethos, Community and Premises
Ms S C Blake Parent 07-10-2013 – 06-10-2017 Staffing and Students
Ms T Fairweather Parent 30-03-2015 – 29-03-2019
Cllr G Kilgour Parent 17-02-2014 – 16-02-2018 Curriculum and Standards
Mrs D Phippen Staff – Support Staff 07-10-2013 – 06-10-2017

Finance and Audit

Ethos, Community and Premises

 

Mr S D Condon Staff – Teacher 07-10-2013 – 06-10-2017 Staffing and Students
Mr P Robinson Academy (Foundation)

07-10-2013 – 06-10-2017

Resigned 16-11-2016

Curriculum and Standards
Mr F O’Neill Academy (Principal)

01-07-2013 – 31-03-2017

Retired

Finance and Audit

Staffing and Students

Ethos, Community and Premises

Curriculum and Standards

Mrs E Bridon Community

12-02-2014 – 11-02-2018

Resigned 26-04-2017

Ms K Taylor Staff

20-05-2016 – 12 -06-2020

Resigned 12-06-2017

Attendance 2016/17

 

 

 

REGISTER OF GOVERNOR INTERESTS

Name Position Nature of Interest Date Interest Registered Date Interest Ceased Notes

T Carney

 

Academy (Foundation) None 01/03/2017

Rev A Dixon

 

Academy (Foundation) None
Mrs EE Dunn

Academy (Foundation)

 

None
Mr M J Farrell

Academy (Foundation)

 

None 16/08/2017
Mrs A Halliday

Academy (Foundation)

 

None
Mrs V McCaffery

Academy (Foundation)

 

None 01/03/2017
Mrs K Robertson

Academy (Foundation)

 

None 02/08/2017
Mrs A Thomas

Academy (Foundation)

 

Mrs A Tilley

Academy (Foundation)

 

None

 

10/07/2017
Mr B Tapping

Academy (Principal)

 

St Wilfrid’s RC College South Shields – Governor

St Bede’s RC Comp, Peterlee – Governor

CCNE – Director

 04/11/17
Ms S Gallant

Community

 

Employee at Pulsant who provide IT services to St Joseph’s Catholic Academy 29-08-2017
Ms S Blake

Parent

 

Ms T Fairweather

 

Parent

Cllr G Kilgour

 

Parent

Trustee Hedworthfield CA Chair

PTA Member of St Joseph’s RC Primary School

22/06/2017

Local Authority Elected Member

LEA Governor at Fellgate Primary

 

Mrs D Phippen

 

Staff – Support Staff Employed as senior Science technician at the academy 15/08/2017 Member of the Board of Trustees for the Women’s Institute: Tyne and Wear South Federation

Mr S Condon

 

Staff – Teacher