Meet the Governors

In September 2015, our Governing Body was required by the Department of Education to be re-constituted under the School Governance (Constitution) (England) Regulations 2012.

As a maintained school, our Governing Body was required to draw up an Instrument of Government and this document dictates the number and categories of our Governors.

Springfield’s Governing Body consists of:

3 Parent Governors
1 Local Authority Governor
1 Staff Governor
1 Head Teacher Governor
6 Co-opted Governors

  Pawel Kosla Chair of Governors

  • I  have been a Governor since July 2010
  • I am a Co-opted Governor and I work in the local community
  • My wife works as a Teaching Assistant at Springfield Infant School
  • I am part of the Resources Sub-Committee and my responsibilities include:
    • Health and Safety
    • Buildings and Premises
    • IT
    • Financial matters within the school
    • Appeals Committee
Tanya Andrews Parent Governor

  • I have been a Governor since March 2014
  • I am employed as a Consultant within the Literature and Publishing industry
  • I am part of the Education Sub-Committee and my responsibilities include:
    • Personnel
    • SEND
    • Curriculum and Data
    • Teaching and Learning
    • Leadership
 

Sandra Harrison Parent Governor

 

Andrew Hicks Vice Chair & Parent Governor

  • I have been a Governor since October 2015
  • I am the Director of a local IT company
  • I am part of the Resources Sub-Committee and my responsibilities include:
    • Springfield Nursery
    • Financial matters within the School
    • Health and Safety
    • Building and Premises
    • IT
  Jenny Porter Co-opted Governor

  • I have been a Governor since September 2010
  • I am a Reception Teaching Assistant at Springfield Infant School
  • I am part of the Education Sub-Committee and my responsibilities include:
    • SEND
    • Curriculum and Data
    • Teaching and Learning
    • Personnel
    • Leadership
  Denice Maurice Staff Governor

  • I have been a Governor since March 2017
  • I am the Deputy Head and a Year 2 teacher at Springfield Infant School
  • My role on the Governing Body is to represent the staff of Springfield
  • I am part of the Resources Sub-Committee and my responsibilities include:
    • Financial matters within the School
    • Health and Safety
    • Building and Premises
    • IT
  Becky Wycherley Headteacher Governor

  • I have been at Springfield Infant School since April 2012
  • I am a member of all the designated Governing Body Sub-Committees
   

Michael Franklin  Co-opted Governor

  • I have been a Governor since March 2017

 

Jean Meek Co-opted Governor

  • I have been a Governor since November 2016
  • I regularly volunteer at Springfield to help with reading and learning
  • I am part of the  Education Sub-Committee and my responsibilities include:
    • Child Protection
    • Personnel, Safeguarding and Safer  Recruitment
    • SEND
    • Curriculum and Data
    • Teaching and Learning
    • Leadership
  Pam Nye Co-opted Governor

  • I have been a Governor since November 2016
  • I am a retired Early Years Teacher
  • I am part of the Resources Sub-Committee and my responsibilities include:
    • Financial matters within the School
    • Health and Safety
    • Building and Premises
    • IT
 

Position Vacant

 

 

Local Authority Governor

 

   

Tara Hunt Clerk to the Governors

 

 

We are looking for a Co-opted Governor and a Local Authority Governor to fill our vacant posts.

Do you have professional skills which you could use in a different context?
Are you concerned about the education and development of young people?
Do you have an interest in education?
Why not become a Springfield School Governor?

If you wish to have an informal chat with our Headteacher and existing Governors, please contact the School Office on (01903) 219243 or email Tara Hunt, Clerk to the Governors office@springfieldschool.co.uk

For more information about becoming a School Governor, please click on the link below:

How School Governors help schools and children