Southroyd Primary School

Southroyd Primary School



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Roles and Responsibilities

Chair of Governors:

Sue Clifford (Trust, Safeguarding/Child Protection, CLA, Complaints, Sports and Pupil Premium)

Governing Body:

Kate Prior (Head-teacher)

Dave Manton (Deputy Head Teacher)

Linda Loring (Trust Governance Officer, Associate Member)

Emma Kilsby (Associate Member, T+L Committee, AHT)

Finance and Resources Committee

Keith Robertshaw (Chair), John Thorne, Kate Prior, Dave Manton, Sue Clifford, Karen Kaye, Phil Jackson, Rachael Sherriff


Teaching and Learning

Helen Wrightson (chair), Emma Kilsby, Dave Manton, Chris Mann, Mark Tarver 


Pupil Support Committee (inc. Children's Centre)

Janine Hayes (chair), Sue Clifford, Kate Prior, Richard Dimery


Performance Pay Committee

John Thorne, Sue Clifford


Additional Responsibilities

Chris Mann (Performance Data), Sue Clifford (Complaints)



Governor From Expiration
Kate Prior
Sue Clifford 3.12.13 3.12.25
Mark Tarver 24.9.19 23.9.23
John Thorne 28.9.21 27.9.25
Dawn Johnson 26.9.17 25.9.25
Dave Manton 23.9.18 22.9.22
Phil Jackson 28.9.21        27.9.25
Rachael Sherriff 28.9.21  27.9.25
Brendon Clark  26.9.21  25.9.25
Helen Wrightson 6.12.16 22.9.21
Richard Dimery 6.12.17 5.12.25
Keith Robertshaw 12.3.19 11.3.23
Karen Kaye 10.12.19 10.12.23
Chris Mann 12.3.19 11.3.23
Suzy Podmore 26.9.18 28.9.21
Janine Hayes 30.9.18 30.9.22


Sue Clifford, Chair of Governors, Foundation Representative Safeguarding, Trust, Child Protection, CLA, Complaints, Pupil and Sports Premium
Richard Dimery,    Co-opted Representative Pastoral Committee, More Able and Talented
John Thorne, Foundation Representative, Resources Committee, Trust
Dawn Johnson,    Co-Opted Representative, Governor Training
Chris Mann, Parent Representative, Teaching and Learning, Data
Keith Robertshaw, Parent Representative, Resources, Sport Premium
    Karen Kaye,       Co-opted Representative Resources Committee
Mark Tarver, Vice-Chair, Parent Representative, Teaching and Learning
Rachael Sherriff,     Co-opted Representative, SEND, Equality and Diversity
Phil Jackson, Local Authority Representative, Health and Safety, Accessibility
     Brendon Clark,      Co-opted Representative, PTA Links
Janine Hayes, Pastoral Committee