School Governors

GovernorsTypeResponsibilitiesAppointed byTerm
Mr Graham UneyChair Of Governors Co-optedHumanitiesGoverning Body23/06/2023
Mrs Lisa DevineVice Chair Co-opted EYFS
Special Educational Needs Development (SEND)
Training Link
Governing Body14/11/2022
Mr Gary SaintyParent GovernorSports Premium
Pupil Premium
Disadvantaged Pupils
Parent Electorate24/09/2022
Mr Paul TanseyCo-optedPSHE
Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural Development
Governing Body11/11/2019
Parent Governor Vacancy AvailableParent GovernorNumeracryParent Electorate
Mrs Carol WilkinsonParent GovernorMusicParent Electorate01/10/2021
Mr Thomas CookCo-OptedICT ERYC07/01/2023
Mrs Rebecca BursellCo-OptedLiteracyEYRC14/11/2022
Mr Joseph Finer Parent GovernorSafeguarding
Educational Visits
Parent Electorate10/11/2023
Mrs Helen SprangleStaff Governor-Staff Electorate07/01/2023
Mrs Joanne CarrollStaff Voting Head Teacher-N/A-

Roles and responsibilities:

The governing body has a range of duties and powers and a general responsibility for the conduct of the school with a view to promoting high standards of educational achievement.
Its responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• Setting targets for pupil achievement.
• Managing the school’s finances.
• Making sure the curriculum is balanced and broadly based.
• Appointing staff.
• Reviewing staff performance and pay.

GovernorsCommitteesRelevant Business InterestOther Education Establishments GovernedRelationship with other Governors or staff
Mr Graham Uney
Finance & Personnel (Chair)
Strategic Development (Vice Chair)
Health & Safety
Performance Management (Chair)
Mrs Lisa Devine
Vice Chair
Finance & Personnel
Strategic Development (Chair)
Performance Management
Involvement in the LA and management of the Service Level Agreement for governance. NoneNone
MR Gary SaintyStrategic Development NoneNoneNone
Mr Paul TanseyHealth & Safety (Chair)
Finance & Personnel
Mrs Carol WilkinsonNoneNoneNoneNone
Mr Thomas CookNoneNoneNoneNone
Mrs Rebecca BursellFinance & Personnel (Vice Chair) NoneNoneNone
Mr Joseph FinerPerformance Management (Vice Chair)
Finance & Personnel
Mrs Helen SprangleStrategic DevelopmentNoneNoneNone
Mrs Joanne CarrollFinance & Personnel
Health & Safety
Strategic Development

Click on the link below to view the governors attendance at the full governing body meetings for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Governors who have stepped down in the last 12 months are:

Mrs Elizabeth Brown (co-opted) – 10/06/2015 – 11/10/2019

Mrs Karen Worsnop LA Governor – 06/09/2016 – 11/10/2019

Please send all correspondence to:

Mr Graham Uney
Chair of Governors
Thorngumbald Primary School
Plumtree Road
East Yorkshire
HU12 9QQ