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Governance

Takely Education Trust T/A Woodlands School

Members

Benfleet Schools Trust

  • Peter Hillman
  • Terry Reynolds
  • Karen Lay

Directors

Directors - four years Term of Office
Co-opted Directors - as determined by Directors on appointment 

  • Karen Lay -  Chair - appointed 29th June 2020
  • Karen Kerridge - Executive Head Teacher - reappointed 24th June 2019
  • David Wright - Head Teacher - appointed 23rd April 2019
  • Jeramie Sutton - Co-opted Governor - appointed 12th March 2018
  • Terrence Curtis - Staff - reappointed 24th June 2019
  • Jenny Haken - Parent Governor - appointed 19th June 2017
  • Stephanie Rogers - Parent Governor - 19th June 2017

 

  • Terence Reynolds - Chair - resigned 29th June 2020
  • Janet Fennelly - Staff - end of term 24th June 2019
  • Caroline Skingle - Staff - resigned 2nd March 2020
  • Peter King - Parent Governor - resigned 5th July 2019
  • Jumie George - Parent Governor - resigned 7th July 2020
  • Hilary Luckman - resigned 28th September 2020

Committees

Standards, Staffing and Curriculum

  • Chair - Jenny Haken
  • Vice Chair - Jeramie Sutton
  • Karen Lay
  • David Wright 
  • Stephanie Rogers

Finance, Estate and General Purposes

  • Chair - Jeramie Sutton
  • Karen Lay
  • David Wright
  • Terence Curtis

Pay

  • Chair - Karen Lay
  • Vice Chair - Karen Kerridge
  • David Wright
  • Jenny Haken

Declaration of Interests

Directors have made the following declarations in relation to their business interests although the Trust does not trade with or receive any benefits from these businesses.

Directors are also asked to declare any potential conflicts of interest arising from any matter or agenda item discussed by the Board at each meeting and this is formally recorded.

  • Peter Hillman - Member and Director of Benfleet Schools Trust, Governor of The Appleton School, Director of Legacy Trust (Benfleet), Legacy XS Ltd
  • Karen Kerridge - Head Teacher at The Appleton School, Director of Benfleet Schools Trust 
  • Karen Lay - Director of Benfleet Schools Trust 
  • Jenny Haken - Deputy Headteacher at Millhouse Primary School, Governor at Kingswood Primary School and Associate Governor at Millhouse Primary School

Any requests for governors minutes must come through Mrs Liz Purser (Head Teacher's PA) on lpu@woodlandsschool.essex.sch.uk