Governance Arrangements

St Thomas More Governing Body

Forename
Surname
Category
Date of Appt
Term
of
Office
End of Appt
Appointed By
Jonathan Parkinson Head Teacher N/A N/A N/A Ex-Officio
Kevin  Robertson Chair of Governors 10/03/2015 4 Years 09/03/2019 Diocese of Hexham & Newcastle
Edmund Dolphin Vice-Chair of Governors 30/06/2016 4 Years 29/06/2020 Diocese of Hexham & Newcastle
Eileen Barrass Foundation 03/05/2016 4 Years 02/05/2020 Diocese of Hexham & Newcastle
Father A Tuckwell Foundation 06/03/2017 4 Years 05/03/2021  Diocese of Hexham & Newcastle
David Brickland Foundation 21/07/2016 4 Years 20/07/2020 Diocese of Hexham & Newcastle
John Hayes Foundation 16/03/2016 4 Years 15/06/2020 Diocese of Hexham & Newcastle
Barbara Lowery Foundation 12/10/2015 4 Years 11/10/2019 Diocese of Hexham & Newcastle
Vacancy Foundation
David  Brophy Foundation 05/12/2016 4 Years 04/12/2020 Diocese of Hexham & Newcastle
Father J Rose Foundation 03/05/2016 4 Years 02/05/2020 Diocese of Hexham & Newcastle
Malcolm Brain Community 14/07/2016 4 Years 13/07/2020 Local Governing Body
David Roberts Staff 16/03/2017 4 Years 15/03/2021 Staff of St Thomas More Catholic School
Alastair Young Staff 11/07/2016 4 Years 10/07/2020 Staff of St Thomas More Catholic School
Andrew Bessent Parent 03/05/2017 4 Years 02/05/2021 Parents/Guardians of St Thomas More Catholic School
Claire Reid Parent 03/05/2017 4 Years 02/05/2021 Parents/Guardians of St Thomas More Catholic School
Colette Bell Parent 03/05/2017 4 Years 02/05/2021 Parents/Guardians of St Thomas More Catholic School
 Previous Governors in 2015/2016
Paul Neumann Foundation 01/02/2012 4 Years 31/01/2016 Diocese of Hexham & Newcastle
Frank Earl Foundation 01/02/2012 4 Years 31/01/2016 Diocese of Hexham & Newcastle
Patrick Chinnery Foundation 03/05/2016 4 Years 01/07/2016 Diocese of Hexham & Newcastle
David Brophy Parent 22/03/2013 4 Years 22/07/2016 Parents of Students at St Thomas More Catholic School
Sandra Underwood Staff 01/02/2012 4 Years 31/01/2016 Staff of St Thomas More Catholic School
David Brickland Parent 01/02/2012 4 Years 31/01/2016 Parents of Students at St Thomas More Catholic School
Previous Governors in 2016/2017
Father P Carr Foundation 16/03/2016 4 Years 18/01/2017 Diocese of Hexham & Newcastle
Paul McNamara Foundation 19/04/2013 4 Years 22/03/2017 Diocese of Hexham & Newcastle

Committee Membership

Monitoring Committee:

Mr J Parkinson, Mr K Robertson, Mr J Hayes, Mr D Brickland, Mr D Brophy, Dr B Lowery and Mr D Roberts

Finance and General Purposes Committee:

Mr J Parkinson (or representative from SLT), Mr E Dolphin, Mr J Hayes, Father J Rose, Mr A Bessent, Mrs C Reid and Mr A Young

Staffing and Curriculum Committee:

Mr J Parkinson (or representative from SLT), Mr D Brophy, Father J Rose, Mrs E Barrass and Mr A Young

Safeguarding Committee:

Mr J Parkinson (or representative from SLT), Dr B Lowery, Cllr M Brain, Mr D Brickland, Mrs C Bell and Mr D Roberts