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Welcome to the Governors' section of our website.  As well as the Full Governing Body, which meets at least termly, we have three key sub-groups: Finance Committee, Performance Committee and Strategy Group.  Further governor responsibilities are detailed in the table below.


Full Governing Body
Register of Business Interests

Name Represents Declaration of business interest
Mr Geoff Bowerman
(Chair of Governors; Member of all committees)
   Co opted     Nil
Mrs Liz Barnard
(Vice Chairperson; Performance Committee Chairperson and HT Performance Management Review group.  Special Responsibility for Church School Distinctiveness.)
Foundation    Nil
Mrs Jacqui Booth
(Headteacher and member of Performance and Finance Committees)
Staff Headteacher at St James’/
Mr R Booth assists with grounds and premises maintenance 
Mr Cliff Beard
(Finance Committee and HT Performance Management Review group.  Special responsibility for Health & Safety)
Parent   Nil

Mrs Erica McKay


Parent   Nil

Foundation (ex officio)

Post currently unfilled.  
Mrs Georgie Butt
(Safeguarding Governor; Performance Committee).

(Parent - term of office ended June 17)

Associate Member

June 17

Rev. Nigel Deller
(Vice Chairperson; Finance Committee Chairperson; HT Performance Management Review group and PFA Trustee).
Local Authority   Nil

Mr Geoff Pike


Co opted   Nil
Mrs Danny Howlett
(Performance Committee; PFA trustee and special responsibility for data analysis and Special Educational Needs and Disability).
Co opted   Nil
Mrs Kim Todd Clerk Member of staff at St James’. Mr A Logan (son) assists with grounds and premises maintenance 
Vacancy Staff  
               Historic information     -----          ----------   
Mr Andrew Curtis
(Resigned October 17)
Foundation  (ex officio)   Nil

Mrs Karen Wyatt-Epapara

 (Resigned July 2016)

Parent Sibling to a member of St James’ staff

Mr Keith Driver

(Resigned Feb 16)

Co-opted   Nil