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Governance

School Governors

The Full Governing Body is responsible for ensuring Fulston Manor School provides high quality learning and teaching in a supportive and caring environment to develop the potential of each student.  Its responsibilities are to monitor and promote to the highest standard the following: -

  • Progress and achievement for all students at the school
  • Quality of teaching and learning at the school
  • Behaviour and safety within the school and, where practicable, the local area.
  • Quality of leadership and management of the school.

Additionally, the Full Governing Body is responsible for: -

  • Meeting all Statutory requirements in relation to both staff, as an employer, and students
  • Promoting the spiritual moral and cultural development of students.
  • Ensuring equality for all including those with Special Educational Needs and Disability.

All Governors attend the Full Governors’ meetings (which incorporates the previous Curriculum & Staffing Committee).  There is also a separate Finance & Premises Committee (to which all Governors are also invited to attend) and Pay Committee.

Details of all Governors are listed below: -

Fulston Manor School Governors September 2021

Ms Natalie Davies

Name of Governor Ms Natalie Davies
Category/appointing body Community Governor and Trustee appointed by FMAT
Date of original appointment 1st September 2018
Service Term (4 years unless otherwise stated) 1st September 2018 to 31st August 2022
Areas of Governor Responsibility Curriculum/Assessment/Progress/Science

Current employment

Corporate Services Director, Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust

Businesses (of which I am a partner or sole proprietor)

None

Company directorships – details of all companies of which I am a director

None

Charity trusteeships – details of all companies of which I am a trustee

None

Membership of professional bodies, membership organisations, public bodies or special interest groups of which I am a member and have a position of general control or management

None

Gifts or hospitality offered to you by external bodies while acting in your position as a governor/trustee and whether this was declined or accepted in the last 12 months

None

Contracts offered by you for the supply of goods and/or services to the trust/school

None

Any other conflict including personal interests of immediate family or close connections to governor/trustee or Company directorships or trusteeships of family/close connection to governor/trustee

None
Pecuniary interests including governance roles in other educational institutions None
Number of meetings attended in the last academic year 6/6

Mr Paul Barwick

Name of Governor Mr Paul Barwick
Category/appointing body Parent Governor appointed by parent election
Date of original appointment 20th November 2019
Service Term (4 years unless otherwise stated) Resigned 19/04/21
Areas of Governor Responsibility

Department of PE and Student Voice

Current employment

Finance Broker

Businesses (of which I am a partner or sole proprietor)

Greenfleets Finance Ltd

Company directorships – details of all companies of which I am a director

Greenfleets Finance Ltd

Charity trusteeships – details of all companies of which I am a trustee

None

Membership of professional bodies, membership organisations, public bodies or special interest groups of which I am a member and have a position of general control or management

None

Gifts or hospitality offered to you by external bodies while acting in your position as a governor/trustee and whether this was declined or accepted in the last 12 months

None

Contracts offered by you for the supply of goods and/or services to the trust/school

None

Any other conflict including personal interests of immediate family or close connections to governor/trustee or Company directorships or trusteeships of family/close connection to governor/trustee

None
Pecuniary interests including governance roles in other educational institutions None
Number of meetings attended in the last academic year 0/6

Alan Brookes

Name of Governor Mr Alan Brookes
Category/appointing body Principal/Executive Headteacher and Trustee of FMAT appointed by FMAT
Date of original appointment 1st September 1997 (Headteacher of Fulston Manor School until 1st September 2019)
Service Term (4 years unless otherwise stated) Resigned 31/08/21
Areas of Governor Responsibility

Strategic

Current employment

Executive Headteacher Fulston Manor Academies Trust

Businesses (of which I am a partner or sole proprietor)

None

Company directorships – details of all companies of which I am a director

Leadership Learning South East

Charity trusteeships – details of all companies of which I am a trustee

Fulston Manor Academy Trust

Membership of professional bodies, membership organisations, public bodies or special interest groups of which I am a member and have a position of general control or management

Chair of Kent Association of Headteachers

Gifts or hospitality offered to you by external bodies while acting in your position as a governor/trustee and whether this was declined or accepted in the last 12 months

None

Contracts offered by you for the supply of goods and/or services to the trust/school

None

Any other conflict including personal interests of immediate family or close connections to governor/trustee or Company directorships or trusteeships of family/close connection to governor/trustee

None
Pecuniary interests including governance roles in other educational institutions None
Number of meetings attended in the last academic year 6/6

Susie Burden

Name of Governor Mrs Susie Burden
Category/appointing body Executive Headteacher and Trustee appointed by FMAT
Date of original appointment 1st September 2019
Service Term (4 years unless otherwise stated) Ongoing
Areas of Governor Responsibility

Strategic

Current employment

Executive Headteacher

Businesses (of which I am a partner or sole proprietor)

None

Company directorships – details of all companies of which I am a director

None

Charity trusteeships – details of all companies of which I am a trustee

None

Membership of professional bodies, membership organisations, public bodies or special interest groups of which I am a member and have a position of general control or management

None

Gifts or hospitality offered to you by external bodies while acting in your position as a governor/trustee and whether this was declined or accepted in the last 12 months

None

Contracts offered by you for the supply of goods and/or services to the trust/school

None

Any other conflict including personal interests of immediate family or close connections to governor/trustee or Company directorships or trusteeships of family/close connection to governor/trustee

None
Pecuniary interests including governance roles in other educational institutions None
Number of meetings attended in the last academic year 6/6

Mr Paul Beckham

Name of Governor Mr Paul Beckham
Category/appointing body Parent Governor appointed by parent election
Date of original appointment 3rd December 2018
Service Term (4 years unless otherwise stated) 3rd December 2018 to 2nd December 2022
Areas of Governor Responsibility

Teaching and Learning/Continued Professional development/International Business inc Computer Science/Maths/School Trips/Website/Corporate Image and Community liaison

Current employment

N/A

Businesses (of which I am a partner or sole proprietor)

None

Company directorships – details of all companies of which I am a director

None

Charity trusteeships – details of all companies of which I am a trustee

None

Membership of professional bodies, membership organisations, public bodies or special interest groups of which I am a member and have a position of general control or management

None

Gifts or hospitality offered to you by external bodies while acting in your position as a governor/trustee and whether this was declined or accepted in the last 12 months

None

Contracts offered by you for the supply of goods and/or services to the trust/school

None

Any other conflict including personal interests of immediate family or close connections to governor/trustee or Company directorships or trusteeships of family/close connection to governor/trustee

None
Pecuniary interests including governance roles in other educational institutions On Advisory Panel of Elliott Park School   Minster    Sheppey  Kent
Number of meetings attended in the last academic year 3/6

Mrs Olga Cole

Name of Governor Mrs Olga Cole
Category/appointing body Community Governor appointed by FMAT
Date of original appointment 23rd January 2019
Service Term (4 years unless otherwise stated) 23rd January 2019 to 22nd January 2023
Areas of Governor Responsibility

PDC/SMSC/British Values/Progression/Careers and Post 16 6th form/Creative Design/DT

Current employment

Swale Borough Council

Businesses (of which I am a partner or sole proprietor)

None

Company directorships – details of all companies of which I am a director

None

Charity trusteeships – details of all companies of which I am a trustee

None

Membership of professional bodies, membership organisations, public bodies or special interest groups of which I am a member and have a position of general control or management

None

Gifts or hospitality offered to you by external bodies while acting in your position as a governor/trustee and whether this was declined or accepted in the last 12 months

None

Contracts offered by you for the supply of goods and/or services to the trust/school

None

Any other conflict including personal interests of immediate family or close connections to governor/trustee or Company directorships or trusteeships of family/close connection to governor/trustee

None
Pecuniary interests including governance roles in other educational institutions None
Number of meetings attended in the last academic year 3/6

Mr Mark Dunt

Name of Governor Mr Mark Dunt
Category/appointing body Staff Governor (Training)
Date of original appointment 18th October 2019
Service Term (4 years unless otherwise stated) 18th October 2019 to 17th October 2023
Areas of Governor Responsibility

 

Current employment

Fulston Manor School

Businesses (of which I am a partner or sole proprietor)

None

Company directorships – details of all companies of which I am a director

None

Charity trusteeships – details of all companies of which I am a trustee

None

Membership of professional bodies, membership organisations, public bodies or special interest groups of which I am a member and have a position of general control or management

Staff representative of NASUWT and member of that Union

Gifts or hospitality offered to you by external bodies while acting in your position as a governor/trustee and whether this was declined or accepted in the last 12 months

None

Contracts offered by you for the supply of goods and/or services to the trust/school

None

Any other conflict including personal interests of immediate family or close connections to governor/trustee or Company directorships or trusteeships of family/close connection to governor/trustee

None
Pecuniary interests including governance roles in other educational institutions None
Number of meetings attended in the last academic year 3/6

Mr John Fassenfelt

Name of Governor Mr John Fassenfelt
Category/appointing body Community Governor appointed by FMAT and Trustee of FMAT
Date of original appointment 6th September 2017
Service Term (4 years unless otherwise stated)

Resigned 2/06/21

Areas of Governor Responsibility

Behaviour and Attendance, Departments of Social Sciences, and English and Vice-Chair of FMAT Strategic Board. Vice Chair of the Finance and Premises Committee (appointed 17th October 2019)

Current employment

Retired

Businesses (of which I am a partner or sole proprietor)

None

Company directorships – details of all companies of which I am a director

None

Charity trusteeships – details of all companies of which I am a trustee

Trustee of FMAT

Membership of professional bodies, membership organisations, public bodies or special interest groups of which I am a member and have a position of general control or management

Borden Parish Councillor

Vice-President of the Magistrates’ Association

Gifts or hospitality offered to you by external bodies while acting in your position as a governor/trustee and whether this was declined or accepted in the last 12 months

None

Contracts offered by you for the supply of goods and/or services to the trust/school

None

Any other conflict including personal interests of immediate family or close connections to governor/trustee or Company directorships or trusteeships of family/close connection to governor/trustee

None
Pecuniary interests including governance roles in other educational institutions None
Number of meetings attended in the last academic year 3/6

Mrs Karen Forder

Name of Governor Mrs Karen Forder
Category/appointing body Staff Governor (non-teaching)
Date of original appointment 22nd September 2020
Service Term (4 years unless otherwise stated) 21st September 2024
Areas of Governor Responsibility

English

Current employment

Pastoral Assistant at Fulston Manor School

Businesses (of which I am a partner or sole proprietor)

None

Company directorships – details of all companies of which I am a director

None

Charity trusteeships – details of all companies of which I am a trustee

None

Membership of professional bodies, membership organisations, public bodies or special interest groups of which I am a member and have a position of general control or management

None

Gifts or hospitality offered to you by external bodies while acting in your position as a governor/trustee and whether this was declined or accepted in the last 12 months

None

Contracts offered by you for the supply of goods and/or services to the trust/school

None

Any other conflict including personal interests of immediate family or close connections to governor/trustee or Company directorships or trusteeships of family/close connection to governor/trustee

None
Pecuniary interests including governance roles in other educational institutions None
Number of meetings attended in the last academic year 3/6

Mrs Maria Gash

Name of Governor Mrs Maria Gash
Category/appointing body Committee Member appointed by FMAT
Date of original appointment  
Service Term (4 years unless otherwise stated) Ongoing
Areas of Governor Responsibility

Deputy Headteacher

Current employment

Fulston Manor School

Businesses (of which I am a partner or sole proprietor)

None

Company directorships – details of all companies of which I am a director

None

Charity trusteeships – details of all companies of which I am a trustee

None

Membership of professional bodies, membership organisations, public bodies or special interest groups of which I am a member and have a position of general control or management

None

Gifts or hospitality offered to you by external bodies while acting in your position as a governor/trustee and whether this was declined or accepted in the last 12 months

None

Contracts offered by you for the supply of goods and/or services to the trust/school

None

Any other conflict including personal interests of immediate family or close connections to governor/trustee or Company directorships or trusteeships of family/close connection to governor/trustee

None
Pecuniary interests including governance roles in other educational institutions None
Number of meetings attended in the last academic year 3/6

Mr Mark Gilbert

Name of Governor Mr Mark Gilbert
Category/appointing body Community Governor appointed by FMAT (Previously Parent Governor appointed by parent election) and Trustee of FMAT
Date of original appointment 26th April 2017
Service Term (4 years unless otherwise stated) 9th September 2020 until 8th September 2024
Areas of Governor Responsibility

Social Sciences/Finance and Premises/SCR

Current employment

Kent Community Health, NHS Foundation Trust

Businesses (of which I am a partner or sole proprietor)

None

Company directorships – details of all companies of which I am a director

None

Charity trusteeships – details of all companies of which I am a trustee

Trustee of FMAT

Membership of professional bodies, membership organisations, public bodies or special interest groups of which I am a member and have a position of general control or management

None

Gifts or hospitality offered to you by external bodies while acting in your position as a governor/trustee and whether this was declined or accepted in the last 12 months

None

Contracts offered by you for the supply of goods and/or services to the trust/school

None

Any other conflict including personal interests of immediate family or close connections to governor/trustee or Company directorships or trusteeships of family/close connection to governor/trustee

None
Pecuniary interests including governance roles in other educational institutions None
Number of meetings attended in the last academic year 6/6

Miss Chloe Honeysett

Name of Governor Miss Chloe Honeysett
Category/appointing body Staff Governor (teaching) appointed by staff election
Date of original appointment 21st September 2018
Service Term (4 years unless otherwise stated) Resigned 31/08/21
Areas of Governor Responsibility

Governor Training

Current employment

Teacher & Head of Faculty Fulston Manor School (currently on maternity leave)

Businesses (of which I am a partner or sole proprietor)

None

Company directorships – details of all companies of which I am a director

None

Charity trusteeships – details of all companies of which I am a trustee

None

Membership of professional bodies, membership organisations, public bodies or special interest groups of which I am a member and have a position of general control or management

None

Gifts or hospitality offered to you by external bodies while acting in your position as a governor/trustee and whether this was declined or accepted in the last 12 months

None

Contracts offered by you for the supply of goods and/or services to the trust/school

None

Any other conflict including personal interests of immediate family or close connections to governor/trustee or Company directorships or trusteeships of family/close connection to governor/trustee

None
Pecuniary interests including governance roles in other educational institutions None
Number of meetings attended in the last academic year 0/6

Mrs Deidre Ines

Name of Governor Mrs Deidre Ines
Category/appointing body Honorary Governor appointed by FMAT
Date of original appointment 1st October 1989
Service Term (4 years unless otherwise stated) Resigned 20/01/21
Areas of Governor Responsibility

Admission

Current employment

Retired

Businesses (of which I am a partner or sole proprietor)

None

Company directorships – details of all companies of which I am a director

None

Charity trusteeships – details of all companies of which I am a trustee

None

Membership of professional bodies, membership organisations, public bodies or special interest groups of which I am a member and have a position of general control or management

None

Gifts or hospitality offered to you by external bodies while acting in your position as a governor/trustee and whether this was declined or accepted in the last 12 months

None

Contracts offered by you for the supply of goods and/or services to the trust/school

None

Any other conflict including personal interests of immediate family or close connections to governor/trustee or Company directorships or trusteeships of family/close connection to governor/trustee

None
Pecuniary interests including governance roles in other educational institutions None
Number of meetings attended in the last academic year 0/6

Mrs MaryAnn Vowles

Name of Governor Mrs MaryAnn Vowles
Category/appointing body Parent Governor appointed by parent election
Date of original appointment 20th November 2019
Service Term (4 years unless otherwise stated) Resigned 07/05/2021
Areas of Governor Responsibility

Departments of Geography & History

Current employment

Sacred Heart Church

Businesses (of which I am a partner or sole proprietor)

None

Company directorships – details of all companies of which I am a director

None

Charity trusteeships – details of all companies of which I am a trustee

None

Membership of professional bodies, membership organisations, public bodies or special interest groups of which I am a member and have a position of general control or management

None

Gifts or hospitality offered to you by external bodies while acting in your position as a governor/trustee and whether this was declined or accepted in the last 12 months

None

Contracts offered by you for the supply of goods and/or services to the trust/school

None

Any other conflict including personal interests of immediate family or close connections to governor/trustee or Company directorships or trusteeships of family/close connection to governor/trustee

None
Pecuniary interests including governance roles in other educational institutions None
Number of meetings attended in the last academic year 1/6

Miss Makayla Mundle

Name of Governor
 Miss Makayla Mundle
Category/appointing body  
Date of original appointment 9th December 2020
Service Term (4 years unless otherwise stated) 9th December 2020 to 8th December 2024
Areas of Governor Responsibility

Student and staff voice/Performing arts/Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

Current employment Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust
Businesses (of which I am a partner or sole proprietor) The Sitti Plug Ltd
Company directorships – details of all companies of which I am a director The Sitti Plug Ltd
Charity trusteeships – details of all companies of which I am a trustee None
Membership of professional bodies, membership organisations, public bodies or special interest groups of which I am a member and have a position of general control or management None
Gifts or hospitality offered to you by external bodies while acting in your position as a governor/trustee and whether this was declined or accepted in the last 12 months None
Contracts offered by you for the supply of goods and/or services to the trust/school None
Any other conflict including personal interests of immediate family or close connections to governor/trustee or Company directorships or trusteeships of family/close connection to governor/trustee None
Pecuniary interests including governance roles in other educational institutions None
Number of meetings attended in the last academic year 3/6

 

Mr Michael Hall

Name of Governor
 Mr Michael Hall 
Category/appointing body Parent Governor 
Date of original appointment 9th December 2020
Service Term (4 years unless otherwise stated) 9th December 2020 to 8th December 2024
Areas of Governor Responsibility

Behaviour/Safeguarding and Pastoral/Admissions

Current employment Ministry of Defence 
Businesses (of which I am a partner or sole proprietor) None
Company directorships – details of all companies of which I am a director None
Charity trusteeships – details of all companies of which I am a trustee None
Membership of professional bodies, membership organisations, public bodies or special interest groups of which I am a member and have a position of general control or management None
Gifts or hospitality offered to you by external bodies while acting in your position as a governor/trustee and whether this was declined or accepted in the last 12 months None
Contracts offered by you for the supply of goods and/or services to the trust/school None
Any other conflict including personal interests of immediate family or close connections to governor/trustee or Company directorships or trusteeships of family/close connection to governor/trustee  Daughter a student at Fulston Manor School
Pecuniary interests including governance roles in other educational institutions None
Number of meetings attended in the last academic year 2/6

 

Mrs Julie Lloyd

Name of Governor
Mrs Julie Lloyd
Category/appointing body  
Date of original appointment 9th December 2020
Service Term (4 years unless otherwise stated) 9th December 2020 to 8th December 2024
Areas of Governor Responsibility PE
Current employment  
Businesses (of which I am a partner or sole proprietor) None
Company directorships – details of all companies of which I am a director None
Charity trusteeships – details of all companies of which I am a trustee None
Membership of professional bodies, membership organisations, public bodies or special interest groups of which I am a member and have a position of general control or management None
Gifts or hospitality offered to you by external bodies while acting in your position as a governor/trustee and whether this was declined or accepted in the last 12 months None
Contracts offered by you for the supply of goods and/or services to the trust/school None
Any other conflict including personal interests of immediate family or close connections to governor/trustee or Company directorships or trusteeships of family/close connection to governor/trustee None
Pecuniary interests including governance roles in other educational institutions None
Number of meetings attended in the last academic year 0/6

 

Please contact any of the school governors through the Clerk to the Governors, Mrs Michelle Smith at the school address or by e-mail at, [email protected]