Members of the Governing Body
|Mrs L. Pickles||Co-opted Governor; Chair of the Governing Body|
|Mr G. Rimmington||Local Authority Governor; co-Vice Chair of the Governing Body|
|Mrs M. Williamson||Parent Governor; co-Vice Chair of the Governing Body|
|Mrs E.A. Crayton||Head teacher; Ex Officio|
|Mrs G. Sharpe||Parent Governor|
|Mrs L. Henfield||Co-opted Governor|
|Mr R. Twiby||Co-opted Governor|
|Mr F. Booler||Co-opted Governor|
|Mrs L. Wilkinson||Co-opted Governor|
|Mrs H. Gray||Staff Governor|
|Miss A. Blades-Baker||Associate Member, Deputy Head teacher|
Instrument of Government
The composition of the Governing Body is set out in the Instrument of Government below.
Governing Body Policy Documents
Some key Governing Body policies can be found below. We hope you find these informative and that they help you to find out about the work of the Governing Body.
Governing Body Code of Conduct
The Governing Body of Copley Junior School has adopted the Local Authority 'Governing Body Code of Practice', to ensure that all Governors are aware of and accept a collective responsibility in the way that they work corporately and with each other, honour confidential material and vote on specific issues. To read the Governing Body Code of Conduct, please click here.
Governors' Visits to School
Governors visit school regularly to find out about the work of the school and to offer both support and challenge. To read our Governors' Visits to School Policy, please click here.
Governor Induction Pack
The Governor Induction Pack is shared with new governors as they join the Governing Body. The Governor Induction Pack provides information about the different committees and the different roles within the Governing Body. To read the Governor Induction Pack, please click here.
Governors' Allowances Policy
All schools are required to have a policy for Governors' Allowances. To read the Governors' Allowances Policy, please click here. During 2016-2017 the total claimed for governors' necessary allowances was £0.
Compliance with Statutory Policies
The Department for Education publishes a list of the statutory policies and documents that schools are required to have in place. One of our governors has governor responsibility to monitor and ensure that all statutory requirements are in place.
To refer to our list of statutory policies and documents, and where you can access these, please click here.
Register of Interests
Governing Bodies of maintained schools have a duty to publish their Register of Interests. The register includes the following details:
- Business interests
- Other educational establishments where they are a governor
- Family relationships between Governors and members of staff at this school
|Name of Governor||Any Interest Declared
|Details of any
|Details of any other
|Details of any
|Mrs L Pickles||No||None||None||None|
|Mr G Rimmington||Yes||YPO Senior Officer||None||None|
|Mr F Booler||No||None||None||None|
|Mr P Wilkinson
||No||None||None||Husband to Mrs Wilkinson, governor|
|Mrs L Henfield||Yes||Lynn Henfield Education Ltd.||None||Mother in law to Mrs Henfield, teacher|
|Mr R Twiby||No||None||None||None|
|Mrs L Wilkinson||No||None||None||Wife to Mr Wilkinson, governor|
|Mrs M Williamson||Yes||Self-employed: The Custom Cakery||None||None|
|Mrs G Sharpe||No||None||None||None|
|Mrs H Gray||Yes||Husband is commercial manager at nps Barnsley, a potential contractor to the school||None||None|
|Mrs EA Crayton||No||No||None||None|
Miss A Blades-Baker (Associate Member)
Governor Roles/Responsibilities and Attendance at Meetings 2017 - 2018
In the table below each governor is listed, together with their designation (parent governor, Local Authority governor, co-opted governor etc.), their term of office, the committees they serve on, their specific responsibilities, and their attendance at meetings.
Governing Body Committee Membership 2017-2018
In the table below please find details of all the Governing Body committees at Copley Junior School.