The Governors of White Spire School are:

Name   Specific role Committee Dates of office
Mr Neil Griffiths Co-opted Chair FGB Chair Premises and Finance 11.12.14 – 10.12.18
Mrs Catherine Burnett Co-opted     12.02.15 - 11.02.19
Mr Finlay Douglas Head teacher     01.09.14 - 31.08.18
Ms Carol Fordham Parent

Deputy Safeguarding

  16.11.15 - 15.11.19
Ms Shanie Jamieson Co-opted     17.03.16 - 16.03.20
Mrs Liz Manning Co-opted     16.03.17 - 15.03.20
Mrs Barbara McGlory Staff governor     06.03.13 - 05.03.17
Re elected
Mrs Tracy Simpson Parent Development,  Health and Safety   27.05.16 - 26.05.20
Mr Derek Stanley Parent Safeguarding, Lac ,
Mental Health
  16.06.16 - 15.06.20
Mr Ernie Thomas L.A. Governor Safer Recruitment  

25.02.15 - 24.02.19


All governors are members of both the Staffing and Curriculum Committee and the Premises and Finance Committee.

Pupil discipline, Hearings, Appeals and complaints committees made up of any 3 Governors, not staff

Head teacher Performance Management Chair, Vice Chair and Tracey Simpson

Pay Committee Vice Chair, Tracy Simpson and Derek Stanley

Meetings are also attended by Michelle Bartle, Deputy Head and Geraldine Osborn, School Business Manager.

Previous governors in last 12 months   Date resigned/ End of Term of office
Mrs. Kelly Poulter Parent 24.10.18 - 07.18
Paul Burnham Co-opted  


All Governors can be contacted via White Spire School on 01908 373266