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Meet the Governors

Welcome to our Governors’ section. 

Role of the Governing Board
The role of a governor is to contribute to the work of the Governing Board in ensuring high standards of achievement for all children.

The main responsibilities of a governor 

  • As part of a team:
  • Setting the strategic direction of the school;
  • Holding the leadership to account for the performance of the school;
  • Making sure that resources are used well for the needs of the children.


The Governing Board is made up of:

  • Co-opted Governors (appointed by the Trustees)
  • Parent Governors (elected by parents)
  • Staff Governors (elected by staff)

 

 

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 and delivered to Ms Y Wakefield, Leigh Trust, 104 Naseby Road, Alum Rock, Birmingham, B8 3HG 

Meet the Governors

Last updated 23rd January 2024

Name

Position

Date of Appointment

Term of Office

Responsibility 

 

Appointment by

Governance role in other educational institutions

Business and Financial Interests

Mrs Alison WilliamsHead Teacher01/09/2022   Nansen Primary School 

Mrs Samara Azam

DHT

Associate Governor (non-voting)

01/09/2019

 

 

 

 

 

Tina Stamp

Staff Governor

23/01/2024

4 Years

 

 

 Staff

 

None

Mrs Kathryn Hindley

Vice Chair

08/02/2021

4 Years

Pupil Premium & Year Group 1 & 2

Trustees

 

Birmingham City Mission Children's Team

Caron RoundChair22/09/20224 years

Safeguarding

LAC

SEND

Trustees Works at Wyndcliffe Primary School

 

Laura Hillman

 

Co-opted Governor17/07/20234 years

Attendance

Wellbeing

Year 5 & 6

TrusteesTBCWorks at Yenton Primary School
Sanah BashirCo-opted Governor21/05/20244 years TrusteesTBC 

 

Mr Zaheer Akbar

 

Parent Governor

31/11/2019

(re-elected 31/01/2023)

4 Years

 

EYFS

Sports Premium & Year Group EYFS, 3 & 4

Parents

 

Alum Rock community Forum & B8 Men's Group

Mrs Charlotte Taft

Clerk to the governors

01/09/2022

N/A

Link to governor training

N/A

 

Attingham Education

RESIGNATIONS

WITHIN LAST 12 MONTHS

 

Date Resigned/End of Term

 

 

 

 

 

        
Shazana IqbalCo-opted08/09/2022     
Rukhsana KabalCo-opted08/09/2022     
Hasnat MinhasCo-opted07/02/2023     
Robert CumminsCo-opted27/09/2023     
Halima ParveenParent10/10/2023     
Alan NevinStaff11/10/2023     

 

Attendance Records

 

LEIGH LGB ATTENDANCE TO DATE

 

SEPTEMBER 2023– JULY 2024

NAMEATTENDANCE
Alison Williams - Head Teacher 3/3
Alan Nevin - Staff3/3
Kathryn Hindley - Co-opted2/3
Caron Round - Co-opted3/3
Laura Hillman - Co-opted3/3
Zaheer Akbar - Parent3/3
Halima Parveen - Parent0/1
Samara Azam - Associate1/2
Tina Stamp - Staff1/2

 

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