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CHRISTOPHER WHITEHEAD

LANGUAGE COLLEGE AND SIXTH FORM

Governors' Information

Governing Board of Christopher Whitehead Language College and Sixth Form

The school is an academy and it is constituted in line with the Articles of Association, May 2011. There are 16 Governors appointed:

  1. 1 Principal
  2. 4 Parent Governors
  3. 8 Appointed
  4. 3 Staff Governors
  5. Up to 3 governors may be co-opted

The three core strategic functions of Christopher Whitehead Language College and Sixth Form Governing Body are:

  • Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction
  • Holding the Headteacher to account for the educational performance of the School and its students
  • Overseeing the financial performance of the school and making sure that its money is well spent.

Governors are also responsible for ensuring that the school meets statutory requirements and the Full Governing Body meets 4 times a year; committees also meet termly.

The Governing Body has established four committees to which it delegates day to day responsibility for the oversight of various aspects of the running of the school – Audits; Curriculum, Teaching and Learning; Operations and Students and Community.

Christopher Whitehead Language College and Sixth Form Governing Body – Declarations of interest

Full Name of Governor/ Associate Member

Governor Type

Governor Position

 

Committees

Initial start date

Start date for current term

End date

Appointing body

Declared Interests

Graham Evans

Appointed

Chair of Governors

Audit, CT&L, Operations

24/09/17

24/09/21

24/09/25

Appointed

None

Jim Blanden

Parent

 

Audit, CT&L, Operations, S&C

26/02/19

26/02/19

26/02/23

Elected by parents

 

Susan Fairman

Appointed

Chair of S&C

S&C

28/02/19

28/02/19

28/02/23

Appointed

 

Carl Flint

Appointed

Chair Audits

Audits, Operations

06/02/17

06/02/21

06/02/25

Appointed

 

Lucy Francis

Parent

 

S&C

04/12/19

04/12/19

04/12/23

Elected by Parents

 

Jon Hall

Co-opted

 

Audits and operations

24/02/20

24/02/20

24/02/24

Co-opted

 

Suzanne Lawson

Appointed

Chair CT&L

CT&L

27/03/18

27/03/18

27/03/22

Appointed

 

Stephen Minchin

Appointed

 

CT&L, S&C

09/06/19

09/06/19

09/06/23

Appointed

 

Francesca Moore

Appointed

 

CT&L, S&C

17/09/18

17/09/18

17/09/22

Appointed

 

Neil Morris

Headteacher

 

Audits and Operations

N/A

N/A

N/A

Ex-officio

None

Michael Sheath

Co-opted

 

S&C

28/11/17

29/11/21

29/11/25

Co-opted

 

Dan Stokes

Staff

 

CT&L

01/12/19

01/12/19

01/12/23

Elected by Staff

None

Julie Swan

Appointed

 

CT&L, S&C

01/07/19

01/07/19

01/07/23

Appointed

 

Pauline Watmore

Staff

 

S&C

27/05/16

27/05/20

27/05/24

Elected by Staff

None

Russell Webb

Appointed

Chair Operations

Audits, Operations

28/11/17

29/11/21

29/11/25

Parent

None

Tracey Yarnold

Staff

 

S&C

18/07/18

18/07/18

18/07/22

Elected by Staff

None

         

Peter Thorogood

Appointed

  

03/07/14

03/07/18

20/07/21 (Resigned)

Appointed

 

 

Governor attendance 2020-21

 √  Present

A  Apologies

X  Absent

The Governing Body

Meeting Date

07/09/20

23/11/20

22/03/21

28/06/21

Total Meetings

Graham Evans

4/4

Jim Blanden

4/4

Susan Fairman

A

3/4

Carl Flint

4/4

Lucy Francis

A

3/4

Jon Hall

A

3/4

Suzanne Lawson

A

A

2/4

Stephen Minchin

4/4

Francesca Moore

A

3/4

Neil Morris

4/4

Michael Sheath

A

3/4

Dan Stokes

4/4

Julie Swan

4/4

Peter Thorogood

A

A

A

A

0/4

Pauline Watmore

4/4

Russell Webb

4/4

Tracey Yarnold

4/4

Total Governors

13/17

15/17

15/17

14/17

 

CONTACT US

Christopher Whitehead Language College and Sixth Form,
Bromwich Road,
Worcester,
WR2 4AF

Phone: 01905 423906
Email: office@cwlc.email

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