Governance at Whickham
The Governing Body
The Governing Body is enthusiastic and active and they bring a wide range of experiences and skills derived from their diverse employment in commerce, industry and education. You can read more about them on the Meet our Governors Page
|Governor Name||Date of appointment||Term of office||Date of stepping down if relevant||Type of governor
|Ban, Sasha (Chair)||28.10.19||4 years||Appointed by Members
|Berry, Kevin||23.06.21||4 years||Appointed by Members
|Brain, Malcolm||29.03.21||4 years||Co-Opted|
|Brown, Adam||14/06/22||4 years||Appointed by Members|
|Crabtree, Mark (VC)||01.09.19||4 years||Appointed by Members
|Haigh, Steve||01.09.20||Associate Member||Associate Member|
|Hewison, Tony||01.09.19||4 years||Appointed by Members|
|Hewitson, Clare||17.2.20||4 years||Parent governor appointed by election|
|McLeod, Vicki||04.02.20||4 years||Appointed by Members|
|Pears Melanie||07.03.22||4 years||Appointed by Members|
|Scott, Sian||01.09.22||4 years||Staff governor|
|Simpson, Laura||01.09.22||4 years||Parent governor|
|Turnbull, Fraser||01.09.20||HT||Headteacher (Ex officio)|
|Wilson, Tony||01.09.19||4 years||Appointed by Members|
Members of the Trust
As an Academy, Whickham School is overseen by our Academy Board.
- S Ban
- L Levy
- D Murphy
- M Pears
- Remit of Governors
- Remit of Members of the Trust
- Whickham School Governors Register of Pecuniary Interests
- Whickham School Governors Attendance
Interested in becoming a School Governor?
Being a school governor is a challenging but hugely rewarding role which gives you the chance to make a real difference to young people. If you think you’ve got what it takes we’d love to hear from you!
We’re particularly interested in those who have a background or skills in marketing/PR, education/inspection, procurement and Health & Safety.