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Chair of Governors: Mrs Deirdre Bailey

The role of the Governing Body

  • To ensure clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction
  • To hold the headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils, and the performance management of staff
  • To oversee the financial performance of the school and make sure its money is well spent
  • To monitor the achievement, safeguarding and well-being of the school’s pupils
  • To set and monitor the school’s aims and policies
  • To form policy on the school’s curriculum and collective worship
  • To appoint and, if necessary, to dismiss staff
  • To hear appeals and grievances (may be at sub-committee level)
  • To set standards for pupils’ behaviour and discipline
  • To ensure the school building and site is safe and meets the needs of its pupils

The Pay Committee and the Panels Committee will meet as required.

Panels Committee 

All non-staff Governors are appointed to the Committee for all types of Hearings and appointments; members will be chosen for panels from these Governors according to eligibility and availability.

GOVERNING BODY 2022 - 2023
Staff Governors
Head teacher
Mrs C Moran
Nominations currently being accepted
Parent Governors
Mr T Masood
Mr A Mahmood
Mrs S Shah
LA Governor
Currently awaiting confirmation from the Local Authority
Co-opted Governors
Mrs D Bailey
Mrs H Whittaker
Mrs J McGovern
Mrs H Raza
Nominations currently being accepted

Register of interests of Current Governors serving and those who have served at any time in the last 12 months at Lidget Green Primary School.

Full NameType of Governor

Appointed by
Term of Office (beginning and end dates) Special roles and responsibilitiesOther educational institutions at which a governorBusiness interests and Date notifiedRelationship to any other governor or member of the school staff including spouses, partners or relativesMeetings attended over the previous year and (School Year 2021/2022)
Christine MoranEx-officio
Head Teacher
Self Nomination
N/ANoneNoneNoneFGB = 1/1 (5/6)
Deidre BaileyCo opted
App by - FGB
11.10.22 - 10.10.24Chair
Safeguarding, CP and CLA Gov.
PP Gov
Pay Com
Director Pennine Academies Yorkshire
(Chair of Governors at Crossley Hall Primary School)
Director Pennine Academies YorkshireNoneFGB = 1/1 (2/6)

Tilal MasoodCo-opted
Appointed by the GB
15.12.20 - 14.12.24Leadership and Management Gov
Pay Com - HT pay only
Gov briefing rep
NoneNoneNoneFGB = 0/1 (4/6)
Atif MahmoodParent
Parent Election
19.06.18 - 18.06.22Vice Chair
Parents and Community Gov
NoneNoneNoneFGB = 1/1 (3/6)
Afshan HassanStaff
Staff Election
26.03.22 - 25.03.26NoneNoneNoneFGB = 0/1 (2/6)
Julie McGovernCo-opted04.05.21 - 03.05.25SEND GovernorNoneNoneNoneFGB = 1/1 (4/6)
Huma RazaCo-opted
Appointed by the GB
15.12.20 - 14.12.24Pupil Premium,
Pupil Progress and Data Gov
NoneNoneNoneFGB = 1/1 (4/6)
Sumera ShahParent
Parent Election
Funding, Grants and Financial Assurance Governor NoneNoneNoneFGB = 1/1 (5/6)
Hannah WhittakerCo-opted04.05.21 - 03.05.25Mental Health and Well-being Governor Curriculum GovNoneNoneNoneFGB = 1/1 (5/6)