GOVERNORS OF ST. JOHN FISHER CATHOLIC COMPREHENSIVE SCHOOL

St. John Fisher Catholic Comprehensive School inspires students, spiritually and educationally forming them through Faith, so that they will achieve their aspirations and contribute to their community.

Details of the current Governors

All governors are volunteers and, once elected, generally, serve for 4 years. 

 

NAME

CATEGORY

POSITION

DATE TERM STARTED

DATE TERM ENDS

Clive Mailing

Foundation Governor (appointed by the Diocese)

Chairman(elected by the Governing Board)

Sep 2018

Aug 2022

Dympna Lennon

Headteacher

Headteacher

Sep 2016

Not Applicable

Fr. Chris Baker

Foundation Governor (appointed by the Diocese)

 

Sep 2019

Sep 2023

Katherine Sexton

Foundation Governor

Chair: School Monitoring & Improvement

Sep 2018

Aug 2022

Joe Fisher

Staff Governor

 

Dec 2020

Dec 2024

Tracy Marsh

Parent Governor

 

Jun 2018

Jun 2022

Leon Rouncivell

Parent Governor

 

Jun 2018

Jun 2022

Rob O’Halloran

Foundation Governor

 

Pending

 

Patrick Shields

Foundation Governor

 

Pending

 

Ian Chappell

Local Authority Governor

 March 2021

 

 

 

Governors who have recently retired

NAME CATEGORY DATE TERM STARTED DATE RETIRED
Ruth Bourne Local Authority Governor Jan 2018 Mar 2020
Jan Gillespie Foundation Governor Jun 2016 Dec 2018
Marie Foster Parent Governor Oct 2016 Mar 2018
Maureen Pearson Foundation Governor Sep 2018 Sep 2019
Matthew Roberts Staff Governor Feb 2017 Jul 2020

GOVERNING BOARD MEMBERSHIP 2020-2021
The Governors of St John Fisher Catholic school provide management and oversight of budgets, curriculum, policy setting and staff appointments throughout the school.

RESOURCES SCHOOL MONITORING & IMPROVEMENT CATHOLIC MISSION & ETHOS
Clive Mailing (chair) Kathy Sexton (chair) Dcn Jim Coleman (chair)
Dympna Lennon Dympna Lennon Fr Baker
Leon Rouncivell Clive Mailing Dympna Lennon
Joe Fisher Patrick Shields Clive Mailing
Ian Chappell   Tracy Marsh
Rob O’Halloran   Katherine Sexton
    Patrick Shields

Click here for the ‘Terms of Reference’ for the School Monitoring and Improvement Committee.

Additional ‘Terms of Reference’ for the other committee’s will be published here as they become available.

 

Governing Board & Committee Meetings 2020/2021 & Term 1 2021/2022

Terms 1 & 2 – Tuesday 1st September 2020 – Friday 18th December 2020

SMIC

Monday 21 Sept 2020

4.00pm to 5.30pm

Exam Results

Full Governing Board Business Meeting

Monday 28 September 2020

6:00pm to 8.00pm

Election of Chair & Vice-Chair, agree committee membership, roles and responsibilities, delegation of responsibilities to HT, sign and update register of business interests

Resources Committee

Monday 12 October 2020

4.00pm to 5.30pm

 

CME Committee

Monday 9 November 2020

4.00pm to 5.30pm

 

Resources Committee

Monday 23 November 2020

4.00pm to 5.30pm

 

Full Governing Board

Monday 7 December 2020

6:00pm to 8.00pm

Full Governing Board

SMIC Committee

Monday 14 December 2020

4.00pm to 5.30pm

 

 

Terms 3 & 4 – Monday 4th January 2021 – Friday 1st April 2021

Resources Committee Monday 25 January 2021

4.00pm to 5.30pm

CME Committee

Monday 8 February 2021

4.00pm to 5.30pm

Resources Committee Monday 1 March 2021

4.00pm to 5.30pm

Full Governing Board Monday 15 March 2021 6:00pm to 8.00pm
SMIC Committee Monday 22 March 2021

4.00pm to 5.30pm

 

Terms 5 & 6 – Monday 19th April 2021 – Tuesday 22th July 2021

Resources Committee

Monday 26 April 2021

4.00 pm to 5.30pm

Final Accounts 2020/21 & LA Budget Allocation 2021/22

CME Committee

Monday 10 May 2021

4.00pm to 5.30pm

Resources Committee

Monday 14 June 2021

4.00pm to 5.30pm

Full Governing Board

Monday 5 July 2021

6:00pm – 8.00pm meeting

FGB to formally ratify 2019/20 budget

SMIC Committee

Monday 12 July 2021

4.00pm to 5.30pm


GOVERNORS DECLARATION & SKILLS AUDIT

This page shows the Governor’s declaration of interests and a skills audit for each person. This page is under frequent review and will be updated on a regular basis.

Declaration of Interests
Name Organisation Nature of interest Date from which involved
Clive Mailing St Augustine of Canterbury School Chair of Governors 2003
Clive Mailing Diocese Local Authority Representative Diocese Representative on Medway Council’s Children & Adults Overview & Scrutiny Committee Nov 2013
Clive Mailing Medway Council’s Schools Forum Secondary Local Authority Maintained School Governor Representative Oct 2014
Clive Mailing Medway Catholic Schools Chairman of the Academies Working Group Nov 2016
Fr. Chris Baker St. Michael’s R.C. Church    Continuous
Katherine Sexton St Michael’s RCP School, Chatham    2015
       

 

GOVERNORS MEETING ATTENDANCE

For attendance to governing body meetings in the 2020-21 academic year, please click here