Governors

Name Position
Mrs S DickinsonChair of Governors/Responsibility H & S
Mrs B GreenwoodHead Teacher
Ralph GoodchildStaff Governor
Mrs C CopelandParent Governor
Mrs L ShawGovernor/Responsibility Safeguarding
Mr Siderman-WolterParent Governor/Responsibility for Finance
Mrs A ThurlandGovernor/Responsibility for Curriculum
Helen Simms (Audritt)Member Elected Governor
Jonathan RayfieldMember Elected Governor
Chair of GovernorsTrustee
Chair of Finance Trustee
Chair of CurriculumTrustee
Mr D VizzardTrustee
Mrs F FarrowTrustee

Please view the table below for a Governor Register of Pecuniary Interests.

NameType of GovernorDate of AppointmentTerm of Office (Expires)ResponsibilitiesBusiness InterestsRelationship to other Governors/School Staff
Mrs Sue Dickinson
Member AppointedDecember 2014
4 years Dec 2018
Chair of Governors, Member of Finance and Resources Committee, Governor for Health and Safety
(FTC Group) Company is employed by NYCC to carry out maintenance and building works on school premises
Mrs Leah Shaw
Member Appointed
April 2014
Oct 2022Governor for Safeguarding and Link Governor for Class 2.
None
Mrs Ann Thurland
Member Appointed
September 2015
4 years Aug 2019
Chair of Curriculum Committee. Link Governor for Class 1
None
Mrs Bernie Greenwood
Head Teacher
June 2014
Head Teacher
None
Mrs Claire Copeland
Parent ElectedDecember 20174 Years Nov 2021Parent GovernorNone
Mr Kirk Siderman-WolterParent ElectedOctober 20174 Years Nov 2021Parent Governor and Chair of FinanceGovernor at Stockton Riverside College. Appointed May 2019
Mrs Helen Simms (Audritt)February 19Member Appointed GovernorNoneMother in Law of Jonathan Rayfield
Mr Jonathan RayfieldApril 19Member Appointed GovernorNoneSon in Law of Helen Simms (Audritt)
Mr Ralph GoodchildNone

Governor Attendance

ForenameSurnameEmailSiteMeetingsAttendedNot AttendedApology not sentApologies not acceptedStart DateEnd DatePosition
HelenAudritthaudritt@greatsmeatonschool.co.ukGreat Smeaton Primary Academy44000Feb-05-2019Feb-04-2023
ClaireCopelandccopeland@greatsmeatonschool.co.ukGreat Smeaton Primary Academy75100Dec-05-2017Dec-04-2021
SueDickinsonsdickinson@greatsmeatonschool.co.ukGreat Smeaton Primary Academy77000Dec-12-2018Dec-11-2022Chair
RalphGoodchildregoodchild63@gmail.comGreat Smeaton Primary Academy77000Sep-10-2018Sep-09-2022
BernieGreenwoodbgreenwood@greatsmeatonschool.co.ukGreat Smeaton Primary Academy76100Jan-01-2016Dec-31-2019Headteacher
JonathanRayfieldjonathan.rayfield@badenochandclark.comGreat Smeaton Primary Academy33000Apr-02-2019Apr-01-2023
LeahShawlshaw@greatsmeatonschool.co.ukGreat Smeaton Primary Academy75200Oct-08-2018Oct-07-2022Vice Chair
KirkSiderman-Wolterwolterkds@yahoo.comGreat Smeaton Primary Academy77000Sep-27-2017Sep-26-2021
AnnThurlandathurland@greatsmeatonschool.co.ukGreat Smeaton Primary Academy76000Sep-01-2015Aug-31-2019