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Horizon Academy Trust is an exempt charity regulated by the Secretary of State for Education.

company number 08411590

registered office is C/O Biggin Hill Primary School, Biggin Avenue, Bransholme, Hull, United Kingdom HU7 4RL.

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Thanet

Thanet Primary School

Developing aspirations, building futures
and letting imaginations fly as we aim high

Our Governors

Local Governing Body Membership

 

Full Name Committee Membership

Appointed by

Date of Appointment

Term Attendance at Meetings in last academic year 2019-20)
Andrew Wilson

Local Governing Body    (Chair)19/20

Pay Committee

 

Co-opted Governor

01.03.18

4 Years

LGB 1 of 4

Pay  1 of 1

 

Jo-Anne Machon

 

Headteacher

Ex-officio

Appointed 01.01.16

N/A

LGB 4 of 4

Pay  1 of 1

Diana Fields

Pay Committee

Appointed by Board of Trustees 01.04.19

4 Years

LGB 4 of 4

Pay  1 of 1

Barbara Walker

Local Governing Body (Vice-Chair)19/20

Pay Committee

Appointed by Board of Trustees 01.09.17

4 Years

LGB 4 of 4

Pay  1 of 1

Annabelle Baron-Medlam

 

Parent Governor

25.05.18

4 Years

LGB 2 of 4

Amy Slack  

Staff Governor

13.11.18

4 Years

LGB 3 of 4

 

Michael Singleton  

Staff Governor

04.02.19

4 Years

LGB 1 of 4

 

Alice Robson

Staff Governor

10.12.20

4 Years

 

 

Structure and Remit of the Local Governing Body (LGB)

 

LGB STRUCTURE

The membership of each LGB (each a LGB Member) shall be as follows (unless the Trustees resolve otherwise):

  • up to two parent members;
  • two staff members;
  • the Headteacher/Executive Headteacher of the academy;
  • up to four persons appointed by the Trustees;
  • with the approval of the Trustees up to three other persons

 

REMIT OF THE LGB

The LGB shall:

  • act as a critical friend to the Headteacher/Executive Headteacher;
  • represent the views of the community in discussions on budget issues that relate to community engagement and activity and make recommendations to the Headteacher/Executive Headteacher;
  • support the Trust’s senior management staff on dealing with parental complaints pursuant to the Trust policy on parental complaints;
  • support the Headteacher/Executive Headteacher of other Academies in exclusion processes where appropriate.

A more detailed list of the responsibilities of the LGB is set out in the Trust’s Scheme of Delegation as approved by the Trustees of Horizon Academy Trust.

 

COMMITTEES

Subject to the terms of reference the Local Governing Body may establish such committees as are necessary to carry out its responsibilities, as determined by the Local Governing Body and/or the Trust.

Subject to the terms of reference, the constitution, membership and proceedings of any committee shall be determined by the Governors. The establishment, terms of reference, constitution and membership of any committee of the Local Governing Body shall be reviewed at least once in every twelve months.

 

Business Interests

  

Name

Role

Date appointed

Nature of Interest

Personal Interests

Governor/Trustee at additional school/academy

Annabelle Baron-Medlam

Parent Governor

21/5/18 (4 year term)

None

None

None

Jo Machon

Headteacher

1/1/16 (ex officio)

Employee of Horizon Academy Trust

None

None

Diana Fields

Trust Appointed Governor

01/04/19 (4 year term)

None

None

None

Amy Slack

Staff Governor

13/11/18 (4 year term)

Employee of Horizon Academy Trust

None

None

Barbara Walker

Trust Appointed Governor

Vice Chair of LGB

1/9/17 (4 year term)

None

None

None

Andrew Wilson

Co-opted Governor

Chair of LGB

1/3/18 (4 year term)

None

None

None

Michael Singleton

Staff Governor

04/02/19 (4 year term)

None

None

None