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The Governing Body
The Role of Governor
Within England, there are over 300,000 School/Academy Governors, who form the largest volunteer force in the country.
The roles of individual Governors, and subsequently members of a Governing Body, work collectively to perform a strategic role and carry out key functions such as:
- Discuss and set the aims and objectives for the Academy.
- Set the required policies for achieving those aims and objectives.
- Set the required targets for achieving those aims and objectives.
- Monitor and evaluate the progress that the Academy is making towards it’s set aims and objectives.
Finally the role of role of the Academy Governor is to be a source of challenge and support to the Principal, i.e. a 'critical friend.'
The Governing Body of Harris Academy Chafford Hundred
The Academy is a member of the Harris Federation. Ultimate responsibility for the Academy rests with the Board of Trustees of the Federation (Federation governance details and scheme of delegation can be found by clicking here) but much of the work of the Board is delegated to the Local Governing Body (the Governors of the Academy). Some Governors are appointed by the Federation whilst others are elected by parents or guardians of students at the Academy or by staff. The details of the Governors at Harris Academy Chafford Hundred are shown below.
The Chair of the Academy Governing body at Harris Academy Chafford Hundred is Mr Tim Moore.
The Clerk to the Governors is Mrs Martha Lopez who can be contacted on 01375 484580 or emailed at email@example.com
A full list of governors is reproduced below.
|Name||Date of Appointment||Term of Office||Appointed as||Business and
|Meetings attended 2016-17|
Mr Tim Moore
|Sept 2015||4 years||
Chair of Governors; Responsible for Humanities /Maths/Science
|Freely Creative Ltd & Kahoot Edu Ltd.||
03/10, 29/11, 28/02, 07/03, 06/06, 04/07
Sir Daniel Moynihan
|Sept 2015||4 years||Sponsor Governor||CEO of Harris Federation||N/A|
|Mrs Nicola Graham||Sept 2015||ex-officio||Principal||None||03/10, 29/11, 28/02, 07/03, 06/06, 04/07|
|Mrs Cheryl Sidaway||Sept 2015||4 years||Parent Governor; Responsible for Behaviour & Attendance / English & Media / Pastoral Support / Safeguarding||None||03/10, 28/02, 07/03|
Mrs Temi Fawehinmi
|Oct 2014||4 years||
Parent Governor; Responsible for International & Cultural Diversity / Community Curriculum / Sixth Form
|Public appointments||29/11, 28/02, 07/03, 06/06, 04/07|
Mrs Mo James
|Oct 2014||4 years||Parent Governor; Responsible for Gifted & Talented / Modern Foreign Languages / S&L Resource Base / SEND||Charitable appointments||03/10, 07/03, 06/06, 04/07|
Mrs Carol White
|Oct 2015||4 years||
Staff Governor, Responsible for Character Education
|None||Full Gov Mtgs 03/10, 04/07|
Miss Stephanie Stronach
|Oct 2013||4 years||Staff Governor||None||Full Gov Mtgs 03/10, 07/03, 04/07
|Mrs Angela Parker||June 2017||4 years||
|Mr Sumeet Aggarwal||Sept 2017||4 years||Sponson Governor||None||n/a|
|Mr Philippe Udrzal||Nov 2017||4 years||Sponsor Governor||None||n/a|