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Ronald Tree Nursery School

Ronald Tree Nursery School

Meet the Governors

Listed below you can find information on each of our Governors including their position within the Governing Body, their Category, Start Date, Term of Office and Committee Membership details. 

It a requirement for Governors to declare any Business Interests, whether they Govern elsewhere and whether or not they have any relationship with any Staff members. If they have answered "yes" to any of these declarations then the details will be given below.

Diana Batty - Chair of Governors


 

Category: Local Authority Governor

Appointed: 31/08/2014.  

Term of office: 4 years

Appointed by: Local Authority.

Committees: Finance and Personal, Premises and Development Committee.

Positions of Responsibility: Chair of Governors, Head Teacher Performance Management, Curriculum, British Values, Link, Training and Development               

Declarations: No

Nikki Glazebrook - Vice Chair of Governors


 

Category: Co-Opted Governor

Appointed: 14/04/2015.  

Term of office: 4 years

Appointed by: Governing Body.

Committees: Finance and Personal and Development Committee (Chair).

Positions of Responsibility: Vice Chair of Governors, Head Teacher Performance Management, Liaison with Northamptonshire Nursery Governors Working Party                

Declarations: Works for Wellingborough Homes

Father James Mowbray

 

Category: Co-Opted Governor

Appointed: 14/04/2015.  

Term of office: 4 years

Appointed by: Governing Body.

Committees: Finance and Personal and Development Committee.

Positions of Responsibility: Head Teacher Performance Management, Safeguarding, Child Protection & LAC, Radicalisation, Prevent, Safer Recruitment               

Declarations: Chair of Governors St Mary's VA Primary School, Kettering

Carline Paladino-Brown


 

Category: Co-Opted Governor

Appointed: 16/10/2017.  

Term of office: 4 years

Appointed by: Governing Body

Committees:  Finance & Personnel and Premises Committee.

Positions of Responsibility: Special Education Needs , Computing/ICT, Snack Fund           

Declarations: Employed by Northamptonshire County Council, Member of Northamptonshire Deaf Children's Society Committee

Vitalija Petraviciute
 

Category: Parent Governor

Appointed: 02/02/2018.  

Term of office: 2 years

Appointed by: Election by parents

Committees:  Development Committee.

Positions of Responsibility:

Declarations: Parent of a child in school.

Kristie Purcell


 

Category: Parent Governor

Appointed: 29/09/2017.  

Term of office: 2 years

Appointed by: Election by parents

Committees:  Development Committee.

Positions of Responsibility: EYPP

Declarations: Parent of a child in school.

Christine Whitney
 

Category: Staff Governor

Appointed: 19/09/2014.  

Term of office: 4 years

Appointed by: Elected by the staff.

Committees:  Premises (Chair) and Development Committee.

Positions of Responsibility: Health and Safety              

Declarations: Employed by the school 

Karen Sharman - Headteacher
 

Category: Head Teacher

Appointed: 30/10/2013.  

Term of office: Indefinite

Appointed by: Governing Body.

Committees:  Finance and Personnel, Premises and Development Committee.

Positions of Responsibility: Policy review               

Declarations: Employed by the school; son works for Barclays Bank.

Jackie Wilson - Teacher 

Category: Associate Member

Appointed: 13/07/2015.  

Term of office: Indefinite

Appointed by: Governing Body.

Committees:  Development Committee.

Positions of Responsibility: Curriculum Advice               

Declarations: Employed by the School

Claire Seddon - School Business Manager
 

Category: Associate Member

Appointed: 01/03/2002.  

Term of office: Indefinite

Appointed by: Governing Body.

Positions of Responsibility: Financial and Personnel advice   

Declarations: Employed by the School 

Christine McPhedran - Clerk
 

Category: Clerk

Appointed: 01/04/2018.  

Term of office: Indefinite

Appointed by: Governing Body.

Positions of Responsibility: Independent advice                

Declarations: Clerk at Broughton Primary School, South End Infant School, St Thomas More Primary School and Wren Spinney Community Special School

We currently (April 2018) have a vacancy for a co-opted governor. Co-opted governors are members of the local community and who value the very important role early years development plays in the education of our children. If you are interested in taking on this role please contact the school.

Members of the Governing Body can be contacted via reception.

Former Governors:

Carline Paladino-Brown previously served as a parent governor from 28/09/2015 to 27/09/2017.

Vitalija Petraviciute previously served as a parent governor from 28/01/2016 to 27/01/2018.

Linda Sketchley served as clerk from 01/02/2015 to 31/03/2018.