Governing Body Details

Governance structure of the Mosaic Multi-Academy Trust can be found here.

Remit of the Local Governing Body (LGB)

The LGB will work within a scheme of delegation from the Board of the MAT, and at all times will be subject to the scrutiny of the Board, who have the ability to amend the scheme of delegation to all or any Academy in the overall interests of the MAT.

  • Review the vision and direction for each Academy, working within the framework of Mosaic MAT’s vision
  • Recommend to the Trust Board the draft Academy budget
  • Oversee financial monitoring within their Academy
  • Hold the Academy Headteacher to account for standards at their Academy and report regularly via the Chair of Governors to the Trustees
  • Act as a critical friend to the Academy Headteacher
  • Make recommendations to the Board on the capital programme
  • Undertake relevant statutory duties, e.g. pupil exclusion appeal panels
  • Oversee Safeguarding in the Academy and report thereon through attendance at the Safeguarding Board
  • Review regularly Health and Safety arrangements and the Academy Risk Register

LGBs are not responsible for the operational and day to day management of the Academy. This is the remit of the Academy Headteacher who reports to the Executive Headteacher.

Local Governing Body Composition

Type of Governor No.
Appointed Chair 1
Co-opted 6
Executive Headteacher 1
Head of School 1
 Parent 2
Staff 2

Names of Governors Names of Governors Term of Office Date of Appt’ment Date of resignation (if resigned in the last 12 months) Appointing Body
Adrian Hardy Appointed Chair 4 years  13.12.17 The Mosaic MAT Board
Andrew Pollard Executive Headteacher n/a  N/a
Lindsay Barker Head of School n/a  N/a
Michael Humphreys CBE Co-opted 4 years  13.12.17 The Mosaic MAT Board
Philip Hurst Co-opted 4 years  13.12.17 The Mosaic MAT Board
Gillian Baker Co-opted 4 years  13.12.17 The Mosaic MAT Board
Sarah Djali Co-opted 4 years  13.12.17 The Mosaic MAT Board
Rev. Andrew Holliday Co-opted 4 years  13.12.17 The Mosaic MAT Board
Nichola Ogden Co-opted 4 years  13.12.17 The Mosaic MAT Board
Alison Nicholson Staff 4 years  13.12.17 Elected by staff at Standish High School
Vacant Staff 4 years Elected by staff at Standish High School
Dr Michele Lawty-Jones Parent 4 years, or duration of child’s time in academy, whichever is shortest.  13.12.17 The Mosaic MAT Board
Vacant Parent 4 years, or duration of child’s time in academy, whichever is shortest. The Mosaic MAT Board

Register of Interests

Name Details of Pecuniary Interest Details of Personal Interest
Dr Michele Lawty-Jones  Nil  Director of Mosaic MAT
Andrew Pollard  Executive Headteacher  Director of Mosaic MAT
Lindsay Barker  Head of School  Staff member
Alison Nicholson  Member of staff at Standish High School  Nil
Michael Humphries CBE  Nil Governor of Wood Fold Primary School; Director of Blessed Edward Bamber Multi Academy Trust. Trustee of St John Boste Catholic Academy Support Trust; Director of Mosaic MAT
Philip Hurst Standish Pharmacy Ltd.  Nil
Gillian Baker  Nil  Director of Mosaic MAT
Nicola Ogden  Nil  Member of Standish Voice – Standish Neighbourhood Forum; Director of Mosaic MAT
Sarah Djali  Exam invigilator at Standish High School  Member of Standish Voice – Standish Neighbourhood Forum; Governor of Standish Woodfold Primary School
 Adrian Hardy  Nil  Governor of West Park Primary School;  Newton Westpark Nursery Ltd; Director of Mosaic MAT; St Michaels PCC; Gearing Up
 Rev. Andrew Holliday  St Wilfrids Trading Company; Director Learning Together Trust  Chair of Governors, St Wilfrids CE Primary Academy, Standish; Blackburn Diocesan Board of Finance; Learning together Trust; St Wilfrids PCC

Attendance Record of Trustees 2017-2018

P – present
A – apology received and accepted
N – apology received but not accepted
D – did not attend, no apology received

Meetings of the Local Governing Body

Names of Governor 28.02.18 19.06.18
Adrian Hardy  P
Andrew Pollard  P
Lindsay Barker  P
Michael  Humphreys CBE  P
Philip Hurst  A
Gillian Baker  P
Sarah Djali  P
Rev. Andrew Holliday  P
Nicola Ogden  P
Alison Nicholson  P
Staff Governor (vacant)
Dr Michele Lawty-Jones  A
Parent Governor (vacant)

Meetings of the Local Governing Body Curriculum Committee

Names of Governor 14.02.18 23.05.18
Adrian Hardy  P
Andrew Pollard  P
Lindsay Barker  P
Michael  Humphreys CBE  P
Philip Hurst  P
 Gillian Baker  P
 Sarah Djali  P
 Rev. Andrew Holliday  P
 Nicola Ogden  P
 Alison Nicholson  P
 Staff Governor (vacant)
 Dr Michelle Lawty-Jones  P
 Parent Governor (vacant)