Governing board

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CURRENT MEMBERS OF THE GOVERNING BODY


Appt Date PERIOD OF OFFICE ENDS RELEVANT BUSINESS INTEREST
LOCAL AUTHORITY (LA) GOVERNORS (1)
Mr Cally Akisanya 25/02/15 24/02/19 See below
COMMUNITY GOVERNORS (6)
Mrs DakshaThanki 19/10/17 See below
Mrs Maureen Griffith 25/02/15 24/02/19 Nil
Mrs Mona Shah – Chair of Governors 09/11/16 08/11/20 Nil
Mr Michael Heiser 09/11/16 08/11/20 Nil
Mr Vijesh Patel 25/2/15 24/02/19 See below
STAFF GOVERNORS (4)
Mr Gerard McKenna– Headteacher (ex-officio) N/A Nil
Ms Francis Edwards 10/03/16 10/03/20 Nil
Mr Ian Slade 10/03/16 10/03/20 Nil
ELECTED PARENT  GOVERNORS (5)
Mrs Sujatha Jothi 23/10/17 Nil
Mr Leon Prescod (Vice Chair) 23/10/17 Nil
Mr Mohamed Hussein  28/10/16 27/10/20 Nil
Ms Safoora Ahmed  28/10/16 27/10/20 Nil
CLERK TO THE GOVERNING BODY
Jo Sattaur Nil
ASSOCIATE GOVERNORS
 Cllr Sam Stopp 24/02/19 Nil
PREVIOUS GOVERNORS
Mrs Zarah Abbas Zadeh
Reverend Ali Taylor
Mr Brendan Jeffrey-Smart
Ms Gillian Gibb
All governors are appointed by a full governing committee.
If you wish to contact the Chair of Governors, please email m.shah@alperton.brent.sch.uk 

COMMITTEE STRUCTURE


The Governing Body operates a committee structure in which there is a Full Governors meeting termly and also a meeting of the Curriculum & Standards Committee, Finance & Premises Committee and Staffing and Students Committee. Governors are appointed at Full Governing Body meetings.

Membership of the respective committee is as follows:

Curriculum & Standards Finanace & Premises Health & Safety Staffing & Students
Vijesh Patel (Chair) Mike Heiser (Chair) Maureen Griffith (Chair) Daksha Thanki (Chair)
Leon Prescod (Vice Chair) Cally Akisnaya (Vice Chair) Leon  Prescod Sujantha Jothi (Vice Chair)
Maureen Griffith Francis Edwards Mona Shah
Mona Shah Mona Shah SLT Link: Maureen Griffith
Daksha Thanki Mohamed Hussein Suresh Jatla Ian Slade
Ian Slade Vijesh Patel Leon Prescod
Mohamed Hussein  Leon Prescod
SLT Links:
Gerard McKenna SLT Links:
Suresh Jatla Gerard McKenna
Joint Consultative Salaries (Trustees) Teaching Staff Pay Review Staff Disciplinary
Maureen Griffith Mike Heiser Any three governors Any three governors
Mike Heiser Cally Akisanya (excluding the Headteacher) (excluding the Headteacher and Chair of Governors)
Mona Shah Mona Shah
Cally Akisanya
Student Discipline Headteacher’s Performance Management Teaching Staff Pay Review Appeals Panel Staff Disciplinary Appeals Panel
Any three governors (excluding the Headteacher) Maureen Griffith Any three governors Any three governors
Cally Akisanya (excluding the Headteacher and any governor who had sat on the initial panel) (excluding the Headteacher and any governor who had sat
on the relevant Staff Dismissal Committee)
Mona Shah
Daksha Thanki

GOVERNOR LINKS


All our Governors are linked to a specific area of school – below outlines what area each of Governors is linked to in school.

Area of School Governor Responsible
Child Protection Mona Shah
Disadvantaged Students Safoora Ahmed
SEN Maureen Griffith
English Leon Prescod
Mathematics Vijesh Patel
Science Mohamed Hussein
More Able and Talented Vijesh Patel
History / Geography / RS
Extended ICT (inc Business & Econ) Sujantha Jothi
PE
MFL Mike Heiser
Music & Drama Mike Heiser
Art / Design & Technology
Social Sciences Cally Akisanya
EAL Leon Prescod
Literacy & Reading Leon Prescod
Careers Mona Shah
Professional Development Mona Shah
Key Stage 4

GOVERNORS INTERESTS


Mrs DakshaThanki is Chair of Governors at Barham Primary School.

Mr Cally Akisanya is a Governor at Wembley Park Primary School.

Mr Vijesh Patel is a Parent Governor at Barham Primary School.


GOVERNORS ATTENDANCE RECORDS


Meeting attendance records for 2016-17 are available here (in PDF)


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