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Bere Alston Primary School, Station Road, Yelverton, Devon, PL20 7AU

Telephone: 01822 840410 | admin@berealston.devon.sch.uk

Governors

From September 1st 2019 Bere Alston Primary School has a temporary Governing Board to cover its transition from the Tamar Valley Federation. The Board can have a total of nine governors who are all, except the Headteacher, appointed by Devon County Council. Except for the Headteacher who is an ex-officio governor, all terms of office are twelve months.

The Board is made up of:

2 parent governors

1 LA governor

1 staff governor

1 staff – headteacher governor

2 co-opted governors

2 partnership governors.

The Chair of Governors can be contacted through the school office.

Governor Job Description

Teaching and Learning   Resources
Jane Byrne (Co-Opt)-co-chair   Chris Avent (Fou)
Melloney Slater (Fou)   Debbie Martin (Par)
Natasha Medhurst (Parent)    Natalie Maynard (Co-Opt) 
Maggie Peacock (Co-Opt)    Paul Baker (Co-Opt)
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  FGB   F and B   T and L   Personnel   Pay  
 Governor Name possible attended possible attended possible attended possible attended possible attended
 Helen Donnellan  1  1 1 1  1  0  1 1  1  0
 Melanie Cripps  4  4 1 1 1  1  1 1
Yvonne Howard  2  2  –  –  –  –
 Nick Law  4 4 1 1  –  –  –  1  1
 Kathy Pearcy  1  1  –  –  –  –
Chris Avent 4 4 1 1 1 1
Di Daymond 4 3 1 1
Vicky Gray 4   4 1 1
Paul Baker 4   4 1 1 1 1
Rosie Hinge 4 4 1 1
 Nikki Griffiths 4 4  –  – 1 1
Natasha Medhurst 4 3 1 1
Joseph Stapleton 4 1 1 0
Matt Hatcliffe 4 0     1 0
Richard Burchall 4 4     1 1

Please click on the links below to access documents:

Tamar Valley Federation Governing Board:

Tamar Valley Federation governor training  April 2017- July 2018

 

Bere Alston Governing Board:

Governors training records 2017-18

Governors Training Record 2016-17
Governors Training Records 2015-2016

If you have any concerns or issues about anything in school please don’t hesitate to contact the Headteacher. If you prefer not to speak to the Headteacher the Chair of Governors would always be pleased to hear from you.

Jane Byrne, Phone: 01822 840 410

or Email:  chair@berealston.devon.sch.uk

This is an important step in our Complaints Procedure which is explained more clearly in our policies link on this website.

BA Past Governors 2017-2018

Name Type of Governor Date of Appointment Appointed by Term of Office End Date Reason for resignation
Yvonne Howard Co-Opted   BA. governing body  4 years   Work Commitments
Helen Donnellan Co-Opted   BA. governing body  4 years   re-constitution
Rosie Hinge     Bere Alston governing body 4 years   re-constitution
 Kathy Pearcy  Co-Opted     Bere Alston governing body  4 years    End of term of office
 

 

BA Past Governors 2015-2016 / 2016-2017

Name Type of Governor Date of Appointment Appointed by Term of Office End Date Reason for resignation
Steve Watson Foundation  26.11.13 Tavistock Trust governing board 4 years 03.10.16 Work Commitments
Julie Marks Parent  24.02.12 Bere Alston governing body 4 years 23.02.16 Left School
Tori Chipperfield Parent  28.04.14 Bere Alston governing body 4 years 01.03.16 Left School
Laura Moore Parent  22.04.13 Bere Alston governing body 4 years 04.01.16 Work Commitments
Kate Anstead Co-Opted 28.04.14 Bere Alston governing body 4 years 28.09.15 Work Commitments