The Governing body meets each term. At this meeting an agenda is followed which involves feedback about how the school is progressing against the School Development Plan targets.
Governors also hear and question reports on how the school is supporting specific groups of pupils. It is also the role of governors to oversee the financial management of the school and the safeguarding of all pupils. If you wish to read the minutes, please contact the Clerk to Governors via the nursery school.
The Instrument of Government (Updated in Academic Year 19/20) states that the Governing Body shall consist of 9 Governors as follows:
2 Parent Governors / 1 Headteacher / 1 Staff / 1 Local Authority / 4 Co-opted Governors
The Governing Body have not appointed any Associate Governors for the Academic Year 2020-21
The Governing Body appointed 1 committees and 1 Review Panel in September 2020 – other appeals committees will be appointed as and when required:
Pay – Meets as necessary to review whole school pay decisions prior to reporting in fact to FGB
Heads Performance Management Panel – Meets once yearly and makes a recommendation to Pay Committee regarding Headteacher’s Pay decision.
The Full Governing Body ratifies decisions following recommendation from the committees/panel above (unless otherwise stated in School Policy/Terms of Reference), and all minutes are available in the school office, with the exception of confidential minutes.
Governing Body 2020/21
Chair of Governors
|Dr Rachael Sharpe has a PhD in Science Education, a BSc (Hons) in Education Studies and Science and is a qualified secondary school physics teacher. Rachael works as a Senior Lecturer at the University of Lincoln and works on research projects to improve attainment and attitudes towards science in secondary schools. Rachael is keen to support children from all backgrounds to develop and excel in learning. This is Rachael’s second Governor post.|
|Vice Chair of Governors
Vicky Chapman is an Assistant Headteacher at Grantham Additional Needs Fellowship, Ambergate Sports College. Vicky has a (BA Hons) Primary Education with QTS degree, and is a Specialist Leader of Education (SLE) for LEARN teaching school. Vicky is able to support Wyndham Park Nursery School by sharing her experience and expertise of SEND and education.
|Head Teacher||Laura Cook is Head Teacher at Wyndham Park Nursery School. She joined the school as Head in September 2014. Before this she worked in a large primary school and an infant school in Lincoln. Laura is a Local Leader of Education (LLE) for LEARN teaching school and an Early Years Ofsted Inspector.|
|Staff Governor||Lucy Bradley|
|Co-Opted Governor||Lorraine Lynch is new to the Schools Governing body but is keen to help the Nursery school any way she can. She works at Marks & Spencer, where she is the stores Fire Health & Safety Officer. In her role she ensures a safe environment for staff and customers and she brings this expertise to our Nursery. Lorraine also has 10 years’ experience of working with 5 – 16 year old girls within the Guiding Association, 7 of those were of a District Commissioner responsible for up to 200 young girls and leaders.|
|Co-Opted Governor||Agnieszka Marchewka|
|Parent Governor||Emma Jameson|
|Parent Governor||Helen Boott|
WYNDHAM PARK NURSERY SCHOOL – GOVERNOR INFORMATION
WYNDHAM PARK NURSERY SCHOOL – GOVERNOR INFORMATION – 2020/21