Welcome to our Governors’ section.
Governors - Who Are They?
Head Teacher: Mr Michael Holyoake (ex-officio) (25/12/2009 -)
All Foundation Governors are appointed by the Salisbury Diocesan Board of Education in consultation with the Parochial Church Council of the Parish of Farley with Pitton.
Mrs Sara Bossom (ex-officio) (1/9/2006 -)
Mrs Felicity Mansfield (30/11/2010 - 26/11/2022)
Revd Martin Field (1/8/2011 - 31/7/2019)
Mr Jonathan Buxton (30/3/2015 - 29/3/2019)
Mrs Julia Baker (1/4/2015 - 31/3/2019)
Mrs Carolyn Thomson Easter (28/9/2017 - 27/9/2021)
Mr Timothy Moon (27/11/2017 - 26/11/2021)
Local Authority Governor:
Nominated by Wiltshire Council Local Authority.
Mrs Rosie Lane (12/5/2015 - 11/5/2023)
Mrs Emma Wilkinson (1/11/2015 - 31/10/2019)
Mr Richard Ward (12/5/2015 - 30/7/2019)
Chair of Full Governing Body
Mrs Sara Bossom (20/9/2016 - 19/9/2019)
Clerk to Governors:
Mrs Nicki McCarney (6/11/2017 -)
None of our school governors hold governance roles in other educational institutions.
What Are Their Roles?
The Governors of the school act rather like a board of Directors. The main aim of the Governing Body is to maintain and improve the school's quality of education and standards of achievement. They have overall responsibility for the management of the school which includes:
A register of any business and pecuniary interests is available from the school office - all currently non-applicable.
School Governors are Comprised Of:
Admissions: (responsible for all matters relating to applications in respect of pupil refusals for entry into the school) Mrs Sara Bossom (chair), Major Jonathan Buxton
Curriculum, Ethos & Pastoral Care: (responsible for all matters relating to the National Curriculum and the school's Christian values and beliefs) Mrs Sara Bossom (chair), Mrs Rosie Lane, Mrs Julia Baker, Mr Tim Moon, Mrs Carolyn Thomson Easter, Mrs Emma Wilkinson
Finance, Premises & Staffing: (responsible for all matters relating to the financial control and general maintenance/development of the school establishment and staff establishment) Mrs Felicity Mansfield (chair), Mr Richard Ward, Major Jonathan Buxton, Mrs Caroline Moore, Rev Martin Field
Pay: (responsible for the annual review of staff pay) Mr Richard Ward (chair), Mrs Felicity Mansfield, Mrs Caroline Moore
Trustees: Mrs Felicity Mansfield (chair), all governors
The Governors welcome the opportunity to meet parents and attend many events including parent forums and coffee mornings. They may also be contacted by e-mailing the clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org
Clerk to the Governors
The clerk files records of attendance and a register of business and pecuniary interests with Full Governing Body meeting minutes in the school office. These are available to read at any time, no relevant interests are currently declared on the register.
Attendance Record at Governing Body and Committee Meetings - 2017/18 Academic Year
|Name||Full Governing Body Meetings||Committee Meetings|
|Mr Michael Holyoake||6 out of 6||3 out of 3|
|Mrs Sara Bossom||5 out of 6||3 out of 3|
|Revd Martin Field||2 out of 6||1 out of 3|
|Mrs Felicity Mansfield||5 out of 6||3 out of 3|
|Mrs Carolyn Thomson Easter||2 out of 5||1 out of 2|
|Mr Jonathan Buxton||5 out of 6||2 out of 3|
|Mrs Julia Baker||2 out of 6||2 out of 3|
|Mr Timothy Moon||4 out of 4||1 out of 1|
|Mrs Rosie Lane||5 out of 6||1 out of 3|
|Mr Richard Ward||3 out of 6||2 out of 3|
|Mrs Caroline Moore||3 out of 6||3 out of 3|
|Mrs Emma Wilkinson||4 out of 6||3 out of 3|
Attendance Record at Governing Body and Committee Meetings - 2018/19 Academic Year
|Full Governing Body Meetings (3)||Committee Meetings (2)|
|Mr Michael Holyoake||2||2|
|Mrs Sara Bossom||3||2|
|Revd Martin Field||2||0|
|Mrs Felicity Mansfield||3||2|
|Mrs Carolyn Thomson Easter||3||1|
|Mr Jonathan Buxton||1||0|
|Mrs Julia Baker||1||0|
|Mr Timothy Moon||2||2|
|Mrs Rosie Lane||2||2|
|Mr Richard Ward||2||2|
|Mrs Caroline Moore||1||1|
|Mrs Emma Wilkinson||3||2|