Name of Local Governing Body: Kirkby High School

The remit for the Governing Body is to:

  1. Ensure clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction;
  2. Holding executive leaders to account for the educational performance of the organisation and its pupils, and the performance management of staff;
  3. Overseeing the financial performance of the organisation and making sure its money is well spent; and
  4. Ensuring the voices of stakeholders are heard.

Attendance 2020-2021

Attendance 2019-2020

Attendance 2018-2019 

Rowan Learning Trust Responsibilities and Authorities of Members and SIT

RLT Code of Conduct

Governing Body Composition:

Type of Governor No.
Trust 8 (1 Vacancy)
Parent 2
Staff 2



Name Type of Governor Appointed By Date of Appointment Term of Office end date Date of resignation Name of Business/Associated Person Date interest began
Mrs J Henney Trust Trust 26.03.21 25.03.25
  • Nugent - Deputy CEO and Chief Governance Officer
  • Chair of Trustees Emmaus Merseyside
  • Trustee of Nugent Academy Trust
  • Chair of Local Governing Body - Nugent House School
Feb 2019

Sept 2019

Sept 2019

June 2019

Mr W Foy Trust Trust 04.12.18 31.12.22
  • Current student with the Learning Futures Partnership at Hawkley Hall
Mr D J Leonard Trust Trust 01.09.19 31.08.23 RLT (Director Trustee) Sept 2012
Ms V Roberts Trust Trust 01.09.18 31.08.22 Headteacher, Park Brow Primary Jan 2003
Mr J Ryan Trust Trust 13.12.18 12.12.22 None
Mr M Williams Trust Trust 01.09.20 31.08.24 None
Mr R French Trust Trust 26.03.21 25.03.25 None
Mr J Carroll Staff (Teaching) Staff (Teaching) 01.09.18 31.08.22 None
Mr A Barton Staff (Support) Staff (Support) 04.12.18 03.12.22 None
Mrs N Jones Parent Parents 13.10.20 31.08.22 None
Ms J Walsh Parent Parents 15.04.21 14.04.23 None
Mrs J Barrett Clerk to Governors 01.09.14 None
Mr J Robinson Trust Trust 21.03.20 20.03.24 31.08.2021 Rowan Learning Trust
Mrs C James Parent Parent 04.12.18 31.12.22 09.06.20 Knowsley SFA (Treasurer)
Mr P Bousfield Trust Trust 26.06.20 25.06.24 11.11.20 Education Consultant - PB Education Solutions

Specific Responsibilities

Responsibility Name
Chair of Governors Mrs J Henney
Vice Chair of Governors tbc
Safeguarding Governor Mrs J Henney
SEND Governor Mr R French
LAC Governor Mrs J Henney
Health and Safety Governor tbc
Pupil Premium Governor Mrs J Henney
LGBT Reps Mr J Carroll and Mr R French
Clerk Mrs J Barrett
Committee Membership 2020/21
School Improvement and Curriculum Premises and Community
Mrs R Conefrey Mrs R Conefrey
Mr M Williams Mr W Foy
Mr J Carroll Mr J Carroll
Mr A Barton Mr A Barton
Mrs N Jones Mrs J Henney
Mrs J Henney Mr R French
Mr R French
Mrs J Walsh

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