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Role of the Governing Body

  • It is accountable for the performance of the school
  • It helps shape the school’s future direction
  • It monitors and reviews the performance of the school
  • It makes decisions abou the school’s budget and staffing
  • It makes sure the school provides for all it’s pupils, including those with special needs
  • It decides how the school can encourage pupil’s spiritual, moral and cultural development

The Governing Body consists of:

  • 4 Parent Governors
  • The Headteacher
  • 1 Staff Governor
  • 1 Co-opted Governor

The term of office is 4 years.  We currently have 4 vacancies.

Name Date Appointed Responsibility Pecuniary Interests Attendance Rate 18/19
Carly Kisanga Nov 2017 Chair Co-opted Governor DPO / Safeguarding (temporary) None 9/9
Fiona Ajose Head Head Teacher at OEYC Nursery 9/9
Helen Davies July 2018 Staff Teacher at OEYC Nursery 6/9
Gemma Hall January 2019 Parent Governor SEN None 2/7
Harvey Jassal Dec 2018 Parent Governor Health & Safety  


Tejal Shah January 2020 Parent Governor Curriculum None
Tabassum Shaikh January 2020 Parent Governor Mental Health & Wellbeing None
Rebecca Harvey Clerk to the Governing Body Employed by Governor Services 9/9

No Governors have any links / relationships to staff or other Governors or are a Governor at another Institution.