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.

Members of the Board:

Mr A.P.  Hardy (Chair), Mrs L. Barker  (Head of School)  Rev A. Holliday, Mr M Humphreys CBE, Mrs S Djali,  Mrs G Baker, Mr P Hurst, Dr M Lawty-Jones, Mrs A Nicholson, Ms K. Sutton and Mr S. Parsons.

Composition of the Board of Governors:

Type of Trustee No.
Trustees Appointed by the Mosaic Trust Board 7
Parent Representatives 2
Staff Representatives 2
Head of School (ex-officio) 1

 

Governors:

LGB Chair Appointed by the MAT Board:  Mr A. Hardy (Chair),

Co-opted Governors Appointed by the MAT Board:  Rev A. Holliday, Mr M Humphreys CBE, Mrs S Djali,  Mrs G Baker, Mr P Hurst and Dr M Lawty-Jones,

Parent Representatives:  Ms K. Sutton and Mr S. Parsons.

Staff Representatives:  Mrs A Nicholson (1 vacancy)

Head of School:  Mrs L. Barker

Names of Governors Type of Governor 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  30.06.18 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
Nicola Ogden Co-opted 4 years  13.12.17  01.10.18 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 Co-opted 4 years, or duration of child’s time in academy, whichever is shortest. 01.10.18 The Mosaic MAT Board
Kate Sutton Parent  4 Years  01.11.18 The Mosaic MAT Board
Stewart Parsons  Parent  4 Years  01.11.18  The Mosaic MAT Board

Register of Interests of Current Governors

Name Details of Pecuniary Interest Details of Personal Interest
A.P. Hardy Nil  Gearing Up Wigan; Douglas Valley Properties Ltd; St Michaels PCC Wigan; Governor Newton Westpark Primary School. Director of Newton Westpark Nursery Ltd; Western Skills Centre;
M. T. Humphreys CBE Nil  Trustee of St John Boste Catholic Academy Support Trust; Director of Blessed Edward Bamber Catholic MAT; Governor Standish Wood Fold Primary School;
Dr M. Lawty-Jones  Director Lancashire Enterprise Partnership’s Skills   & Employment Hub:  Nil
Mrs L. Barker  Head of School
Rev A. Holliday  Nil  Learning Together Trust – Blackburn Diocese
Mrs S Djali  Occasional Exam Invigilator  – Standish High School  Committee member Standish Neighbourhood Forum. Governor of Wood Fold Primary School
Mrs G Baker  Nil  Nil
Mr P Hurst Director – Standish Pharmacy Ltd.  Nil
Ms K. Sutton  Nil  Nil
Mr S. Parsons  Nil  Nil
Mrs A Nicholson  School employee  Nil

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 20.06.18 21.11.18
Adrian Hardy  P  P  P
Michael  Humphreys CBE  P  P P
Dr Michele Lawty-Jones  A P P
Lindsay Barker  P  P  P
Rev. Andrew Holliday  P  P P
Sarah Djali  P  P  P
Gillian Baker  P  P  P
Philip Hurst  A  P  P
Kate Sutton (appointed Nov. 2018)
Stewart Parsons (appointed Nov. 2018)
Alison Nicholson  P P  P
Nicola Ogden (resigned September 2018)  P  P

Meetings of the Local Governing Body Curriculum Committee

Names of Governor 14.02.18 23.05.18 03.10.18
Adrian Hardy  P  P  P
Michael  Humphreys CBE  P  P P
Dr Michele Lawty-Jones  P P P
Lindsay Barker  P  P  P
Rev. Andrew Holliday  P  A P
Sarah Djali  P  P  P
Gillian Baker  P  P  P
Philip Hurst  P  A  P
Kate Sutton (appointed Nov. 2018)
Stewart Parsons (appointed Nov. 2018)
Alison Nicholson  P  A  P
Nicola Ogden (resigned September 2018)  P  A

P – present

A – apology received and accepted

N – no apology received.