St Elizabeths Academy is part of the Ralph Sherwin Multi Academy Trust. Our Governors: ( Foundation governors are appointed by the Bishop of Nottingham and the Franciscan Sisters Minoress). The governors are a subsidiary body of the Trust Board and are delegated responsibility for the Catholicity of the school and learning and teaching.
Foundation Governors -
Mrs M J Booth Foundation, Chair
Mrs B Wareing Foundation, Sr M. Kilkey Foundation FSM
Sr D Paul Foundation, FSM Mr S Brind Foundation
Mrs S Clarke Foundation Mr S Shyby Foundation
Mrs A Cooke
Headteacher: Mr B. Lowe Headteacher
Parent - 2
Mrs L Tomlinson Parent governor ( Vice Chair)
Clerk to the Governors: Mr D Roome
In addition to attending Full Governing Body meetings, governors also sit on a number of standing committees as follows:
FINANCE AND PREMISES:– School Finance/Budget planning and review, insurance, charging policy, Health and Safety, Risk Assessment, visits, emergency procedures, buildings, security. Membership – Laura Tomlinson (Chair), Bryan Lowe, Barbara Wareing Steve Brind.
Safeguarding and Child Protection. SEN All safeguarding policies / booklet to sign for Safeguarding and CP, safer recruitment, E safety, Flowcharts Training. SEN including P.Premium. Membership: Barbara Wareing , Louise Crowder (chair), Bryan Lowe
Anti Bullying - Reports on any incidents, training 'STOP' programme. Membership: Alan Shaefer
CURRICULUM/GENERAL:- RAISE (Panda) data, monitoring and targets, policies, N.C. assessments, SEN pupils, gifted and talented pupils, RE and collective worship, School Improvement Plan, SEF. Membership – ,Bryan Lowe, Sr. Margaret Kilkey, Barbara Wareing ( chair).
In addition to these Four standing committees, the following will be required from time to time. Procedures are as described below.
PERSONNEL:– Appointments, performance management, pay policy, recruitment. Membership – Sr. Margaret Kilkey ( chair), Laura Tomlinson, Bryan Lowe, Barbara Wareing.
RE CATHOLICITY Chaplaincy, Worship, Prayer life, Mission Statement, Ethos, RE curriculum. Welfare, Spiritual development Church, Diocese community Overseas support, Cafod, Membership: All foundation governors. Sr Margaret Chair Sr Bernadette D Chair
DISCIPLINARY:– Exclusions, capability and grievance issues. Membership – Sr. Margaret Kilkey (Chair), Louise Crowder. Bryan Lowe
ADMISSIONS To check and approve reception admission. Membership - Steve Brind (Chair), Alison Cooke, Bryan Lowe,. Louise Crowder.
PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT (Headteacher) Membership – Sr. Bernadette Cawley, Barbara Wareing (chair)
GENERAL APPEALS Membership – Karen Lee, Rocki Stani, R Ingham' Sr. Bernadette Cawley, Paula Fox, Amanda Caddick (chair).