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Meet the Governors

Welcome to our Governors’ section. 

Role of the Board of Governors
The Governing Body of a school is responsible for ensuring that it is run to promote pupil achievement.

Its duties include:

  • Setting strategic direction, policies and objectives
  • The school budget
  • Reviewing progress against the school's budget and objectives
  • Appointing, challenging and supporting the Head Teacher


The Governing Body is made up of:

  • Trust Governors
  • Staff representatives
  • Co-opted Governors (appointed by Governing body)
  • Parent Governors (elected by parents)

 

 

Please find below details of how our Governing body is structured, including the names, positions, responsibilities and terms of appointment for each Governor.

 

The Governors can be contacted at any time via a sealed envelope in the school office, which will be handed to the Chair of Governors Mr Robert Cummins.

Name

Position

Date of Appointment

Term of Office

Responsibility 

 

Year Group Responsibility

Appointment by

Governance role in other educational institutions

Business and Financial Interests

Mr Robert CumminsChair12/02/2019

4 years

Safeguarding

     1 & 2         DirectorsMarlborough Primary School

Member of the Core Partnership Ageing Better Birmingham.

Member of grants panel Hodge Hill Neighbourhood Network Scheme.

Miss Stephanie PrinceHead Teacher01/09/2019 Health & Safety Directors None Declared
Miss Samara Azam

Deputy Head Teacher

(Associate)

01/09/2019     None Declared
 Mrs Clair HollisStaff Governor       14/02/2018

4

Years

SEN/

Pupil Premium

3

 Staff Trustee of Marston Green Village Charitable Trust

Mrs Shahzana Iqbal

Vice Chair

02/10/2017

4

Years

EYFS

 

Nursery & Reception

Directors

Marlborough Primary School

None Declared

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mrs Kathryn Hindley

Co-opted Governor

08/02/2021

4 Years

 

 

Directors

Marlborough Primary School

Birmingham City Mission Children's Team

 

Mr Zaheer Akbar

 

Parent Governor

31/01/2019

4

Years

 

Personal Development/

Welfare/

Behaviour

 

4Parents None Declared
Mrs Halima ParveenParent Governor07/10/20204 yearstbctbcParents tbc

Ms Ruth Barrett 

Clerk

  

Link to governor training

   

None Declared

RESIGNATIONS

WITHIN LAST 12 MONTHS

 

 

      
Mrs Kathryn Nend 31/08/2020      
Anita Ward 29/09/2020      
Richard Apthrop 07.08.2021      

 

Attendance Records

 

LEIGH LGB ATTENDANCE TO DATE

 

SEPTEMBER 2020 – JULY 2021

NAMEATTENDANCE
Robert Cummins - Chair4/4
Stephanie Prince - Head Teacher 4/4
Clair Hollis - Staff Governor4/4
Shazana Iqbal - Vice Chair 3/4
Anita Ward - Co-opted Governor1/1
Richard Apthorp -Co-opted Governor 3/4
Zaheer Akbar - Parent Governor 4/4
Halima Parveen - Parent Governor1/4

Attendance Records

 

LEIGH LGB ATTENDANCE TO DATE

 

SEPTEMBER 2019 – JULY 2020

NAMEATTENDANCE
Kathryn Nend - Chair4/4
Robert Cummins - Vice Chair4/4
Stephanie Prince - Head Teacher 4/4
Clair Hollis - Staff Governor4/4
Shazana Iqbal - Co-opted Governor 2/4
Anita Ward - Co-opted Governor 3/4
Richard Apthorp -Co-opted Governor 3/4
Zaheer Akbar - Parent Governor 4/4
Resignations/End of Term 
Mr Z Mian - Parent Governor (end of term 10/11/2019) 
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