St. Mary’s Catholic Primary School Governing Body
Mr. Les Rippon (Foundation) – Joined the Governing Body in September 2018
Chair of the Governing Body, Child Protection and Looked After Governor
Mrs. Mary Ormsby (Foundation) – Joined the Governing Body in July 2021
Vice Chair of Governing Body
Father Hugh Somerville Knapman (Parish Priest) - Joined the Governing Body in September 2021
Deacon Peter Mawtus (Foundation) – Joined the Governing Body in July 2019
Health and Safety Committee and Staffing and Curriculum Committee.
Mr. James Smith (Parent) – Joined the Governing Body in September 2020
Mrs B. Halsall (Foundation) - Joined the Governing Body in September 2020
Mrs. Angela Molyneux (LEA) – Joined the Governing Body on 3rd December 2015
Vice Chair of the Staffing and Curriculum Committee, SEN Governor
Mrs. Liz Smallwood – Joined the Governing Body on 1st June 2017
Educational Visits Governor
Mr. Neil Mason (Parent) – Joined the Governing Body on 17th October 2017
Mrs. Dawn McGrath (Staff) – Joined the Governing Body on 13th May 2004
Mr. Mark Nolan (Staff) – Joined the Governing Body on 6th June 2011
Mrs. Karen Jones (Clerk to Governors) – Joined September 2021
Staffing and Curriculum Committee Membership:
Mrs. A. Molyneux (Chair), Father Hugh Somerville Knapman, Deacon Peter Mawtus, Mrs B. Halsall, Mr. N. Mason, Mr. L. Rippon, Mrs. D. McGrath, Mr. M. Nolan
Finance, Premises, Health and Safety Committee Membership:
Mr L. Rippon (Chair), Mrs. L. Smallwood (Vice Chair) Mrs. A. Molyneux,
Deacon Peter Mawtus, Mr. N. Mason, Mr. M. Nolan
Statements of business interests and salary declaration.
At the start of each school year, members of the Governing Body sign a declaration of business interests to avoid any future conflict of interest. This was signed by all members in Atumn 2021 and then updated at subsequent meetings.
The Governing Body declare that no empoyees receive a salary exceeding £100k.