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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 Cummins Chair 12/02/2019

4 years

Safeguarding

     1 & 2          Directors Marlborough Primary School

Member of the Core Partnership Ageing Better Birmingham.

Member of grants panel Hodge Hill Neighbourhood Network Scheme.

Miss Stephanie Prince Head Teacher 01/09/2019   Health & Safety   Directors   None Declared
Miss Samara Azam

Deputy Head Teacher

(Associate)

01/09/2019           None Declared
 Mrs Clair Hollis Staff 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

Mr Richard Apthorp

Co-Opted Governor

12/02/2019

4

Years

Sports Premium

 

6

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

 

4 Parents   None Declared
Mrs Halima Parveen Parent Governor 07/10/2020 4 years tbc tbc Parents   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            

 

Attendance Records

 

LEIGH LGB ATTENDANCE TO DATE

 

SEPTEMBER 2020 – JULY 2021

NAME ATTENDANCE
Robert Cummins - Chair 2/2
Stephanie Prince - Head Teacher  2/2
Clair Hollis - Staff Governor 2/2
Shazana Iqbal - Vice Chair  2/2
Anita Ward - Co-opted Governor 1/1
Richard Apthorp -Co-opted Governor  1/2
Zaheer Akbar - Parent Governor  2/2
Halima Parveen - Parent Governor 1/1

Attendance Records

 

LEIGH LGB ATTENDANCE TO DATE

 

SEPTEMBER 2019 – JULY 2020

NAME ATTENDANCE
Kathryn Nend - Chair 4/4
Robert Cummins - Vice Chair 4/4
Stephanie Prince - Head Teacher  4/4
Clair Hollis - Staff Governor 4/4
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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