Governing Body

Local Governing Body

North Durham Academy's Local Governing Body (LGB) meets once a term to consider key aspects of the Academy and challenge the Principal.  The Principal’s Report, Finance, Human Resources, Business, ICT and Health & Safety are standing items on the agenda.

We have up to five Lead Sponsor governors, one LA Co-Sponsor governor, two staff governors and two parent governors:

Name Category Term of Office

Christine Warren (Chair)

Chair (from 20.10.16)

10.12.15 - 31.12.18

John Widdowson

Sponsor Governor

23.11.11 - 31.10.19 #

Wendy Nichol

Support Staff Governor

1.1.14 - 31.12.17 *

Malcolm Macourt

Sponsor Governor

1.11.13 - 31.10.19 #

Mark Davinson

Co-Sponsor Governor

23.3.17 - 31.3.19

Judy Emberson

Parent Governor

10.12.15 - 31.12.17

Lesley Cumpson

Parent Governor

10.4.12 - 28.2.18

Tom Billington

Sponsor Governor

17.3.16 - 31.3.18

Kevin Reynolds

Executive Principal

22.11.16 - Continuing

George Dawson

Teaching Staff Governor

8.12.16 - 30.11.18

 

Awaiting DBS clearance

 

 

Joyce Drummond-Hill

TBC

Sponsor Member

Mark Stewart

TBC

Sponsor Member

*second term of office

# third/fourth term of office

 

 

Quorum = 4 members

Vacancies

None

 

Local Governing Body Directorate Links

Directorate

Staff Responsible

Link Governor

SEND

Bernice Youll

George Dawson

Safeguarding (across MAT)

Gary Ankers

*Karl Fairley (CA LGB)

Disadvantaged (across MAT)

Kate Jackson

*Christine Warren

Teaching and Learning

Kate Jackson

Lesley Cumpson

English (across MAT)

Di Thompson

*Karl Fairley  (CA LGB)

Mathematics (across MAT)

Tom Clough

*Christine Warren

Science

David Greenhalgh

Tom Billington

Culture & Languages

Jo Allan

Mark Davinson

Sport, Art & Performance

Laura Foster

tbc

Technology & Vocational

Becky Pallas-Gill

Joyce Drummond-Hill

Sixth Form

Ben Watson

Malcolm Macourt

SMSC

George Dawson

tbc

CEIAG

Jo Yates

Wendy Nichol

 

 *Link governors working across the Trust (North Durham Academy and Consett Academy)

 

LGB Sub-Committees

Education

Leadership & Corporate Services

Christine Warren (Chair)

Christine Warren (Chair)

Lesley Cumpson

Tom Billington

George Dawson

Lesley Cumpson

Judy Emberson

Mark Davinson

Malcolm Macourt

Joyce Drummond-Hill

Wendy Nichol

Malcolm Macourt

Kevin Reynolds

Kevin Reynolds

Mark Stewart

 

 

Local Governing Body Members and Interests

Local Governing Body Terms of Reference

Local Governing Body Terms of Reference for Sub Committees

Local Governing Body Attendance