Longshaw Community Infant School

 

Governing Body

Mrs R. Karimi

Chair of Governors

Finance, Personnel, Curriculum, Premises Committee

Governor responsible for Children in Care

Link Governor

Mr D.  Rintoul

Vice Chair of Governors

Finance , Personnel, Curriculum, Premises Committee

Safeguarding Governor

E-Safety Governor

Mrs P. Lovick

Co-opted Governor

 

Finance, Personnel, Curriculum, Premises Committee

 

Mathematics Governor

Pupil Premium Governor

SEN Governor

Mrs M. Preece

Co-opted Governor

Curriculum and Premises Committee

Key Stage One Link Governor

Health and Safety Governor

Mrs F. Woodford

Co-opted Governor

Finance, Personnel, Curriculum Committee

English Governor

Community Links

 

Mrs R. Chirimuhanzu

Co-opted Governor

Curriculum, Premises Committee

Equality Governor

EYFS Link Governor

Dr R. Kiran

Parent Governor

Finance and Personnel, Premises Committee

More Able Pupils Governor

Mrs V. Foy

Staff Governor

Premises, Curriculum Committee

Family Link Governor

Vacancy

Co-opted Governor

 

 

 Vacancy

 Local Authority Governor

 

 

 

 

Mrs Raff Karimi – Chair of Governors

 

  • I work as an Accountant at a local manufacturing company.
  • I am married with three daughters – two of whom attended Longshaw Community Infant School.
  • I enjoy travelling, reading and spending time with my family and friends.
  • I got involved with the school as I wanted to help make a difference to these children’s lives and feel satisfied that we provide them with the best educational experiences that we can. 

Other information

 

Chair of Governors

Appointed as a Co-opted Governor

Chair of Finance and Personnel Committee

Serves on Curriculum, Finance and Personnel and Premises Committees

Governor Responsibility for Children in Our Care, Link Governor

Term of expires 13/11/18

No business interests

 

 

Mr David Rintoul – Vice Chair of Governors

 

  • I work as a Quality & Performance Manager locally for the NHS.
  • I have lived in the local area for over twenty years with my family. 
  • My daughter attended the school throughout her infant years, moving up from the neighbouring nursery school. 
  • I am married with one child. 
  • I am a qualified lecturer and worked in the further education sector for thirteen years in a range of teaching and management roles.
  • I volunteer as a school governor as a way of contributing to the community of which I am part.
  • I am also a governor at Longshaw Community Junior School and St Wilfrid’s Church of England Academy and always disclose these interests in any discussion that could be interpreted as affecting either of these entities. I do not believe there to be any conflict of interest between my employment and role as a governor at the school. 

Other information

 

Vice Chair of Governors

Appointed as a Co-opted Governor

Chair of Curriculum Committee

Serves on Curriculum, Finance and Personnel and Premises Committees

Governor Responsibility for ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­E-Safety and Safeguarding

Term of expires 09/07/2018

No business interests

 

Mrs Pauline Lovick

 

  • I have been a Governor at Longshaw Community Infant School since 1992.
  • I have three adult children who all attended Longshaw Community Infant School.
  • I currently work for 7 Primary Schools managing their budgets.
  • Prior to working in schools I was employed by Blackburn Education Office for 15 years.
  • I am also on the Governing Body of Longshaw Community Junior School.

Other information

 

Appointed as a Co-opted Governor

Member of the Finance and Personnel, Premises and Curriculum Committees

Governor Responsibility for Mathematics, SEN and Pupil Premium Spending

Term of office expires 28/04/2017

Business interests – I manage the Finances of the school on a weekly basis

 

 

Mrs Maureen Preece

 

  • I have had links with Longshaw since it first opened.
  • I attended Longshaw and worked there in various roles for 22 years.
  • I am married and have 4 children, who attended the school, as did 3 of my 6 grandchildren.
  • I retired from being a teaching assistant 2 years ago and now like to spend my time reading, doing cross stitch and watching Blackburn Rovers.

 

Other information

 

Appointed as a Co-opted Governor

Member of the Premises and Curriculum Committees

Link Governor for Key Stage One

Governor Responsibility for Health and Safety

Term of office expires 09/09/2018

No business interests

 

 

 

Mrs. Ruby Chirimuhazu

 

  • I am a Student Nurse, currently studying at Bolton University
  • I currently have a child who currently attends Longshaw Community Infant School.
  • I live in the local community
  • I love reading, travelling and making a difference in people's lives.
  • My interest in joining the Governing Body at Longshaw was to get an insight in how the school functions and especially how children with special needs are supported in mainstream education and are enabled to reach their full potential.

Other information

Appointed as a Co-opted Governor

Member of the Curriculum and Premises Committee

Link Governor for EYFS

Governor Responsibility for Equality

Term of Office: 11/01/2019

No business interests

 

 

Mrs Fiona Woodford

 

  • I work as a special needs class teacher at BCHS with Crosshill. 
  • I have a daughter at Longshaw Community Infant School, who is progressing extremely well through the excellent teaching she has received. 
  • I am married and I also have a son.
  • I enjoy running and I am a member of Blackburn Road Runners, I also enjoy reading.

 

Other information

 

Appointed as a Co-opted Governor

Member of the Finance and Personnel, and Curriculum Committees

Governor Responsibility for English and Community Links

Term of office: 11/01/19

No business interests

 

Dr Ruchika Kiran

 

  • Dr Kiran is the newest member of the Governing Body.
  • She has two sons, one of whom attended Longshaw Community Infant School. 

Other information

Appointed as a Parent Governor

Member of the Finance and Premises Committees

Governor Responsibility for More Able Pupils

Term of office expires 11/01/19

No business interests

 

Mrs Vicky Foy

 

 

  • I have worked  as a teacher at Longshaw Community Infant School since April 2016
  • I am Assistant Head Teacher, EYFS Lead and teach Reception.
  • I love spending time with my family and have 2 lovely daughters who keep me extremely busy!
  • I am very proud to be part of the Longshaw Team, it fill me with joy the difference that we make in the lives of our children.  

 

Other information

 

Appointed as a Staff Governor

Member of Curriculum and Premises Committees

Governor Responsibility for Family Links

Term of office expires 11/06/18

No business interests

 

Record of Attendance

Key: 

 x     =   attended meeting

AA   =   apologies accepted

NAN = No apologies received

Governor Name

Autumn 2016

Spring 2017

Summer 2017

 

FGB

Curriculum

Finance & Staffing

FGB

Curriculum

Premises

Finance & Budget

FGB

Finance & Resources

Premises

Andrea Batley

x

x

x

x

x

x

x

 x

x

x

Ruby Chirimuhanzu

AA

AA

 

AA

AA

 

 

 

 

 

Fiona Woodford

x

x

AA

AA

x

 

x

 x

x

 

Maureen Preece

AA

 

 

x

 

x

 

 x

 

x

David Rintoul

x

x

AA

x

x

x

AA

 x

 

 

Pauline Lovick

 

 

x

x

x

x

x

 x

x

x

Raffat Karimi

x

x

x

x

x

x

x

 x

AA

AA

Peter Yarnold

NAN

 

 

NAN

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr Richika Kiran

x

 

x

AA

 

AA

AA

 x

x

x

Vicky Foy

 

 

 

x

x

x

x

 x

x

 

 

Governor Name

Autumn 2015

Spring 2016

Summer 2016

 

FGB

Premises

Finance

FGB

Curriculum

Premises

Finance

FGB

Finance

Premises

Curriculum

Cllr Mike Johnson

AA

AA

 

x

x

x

 

x

 

x

x

Mrs Andrea Batley

x

x x x x x x x

x

x

x

Miss Gillian Miller

x

 

 

x

x

 

 

x

 

 

 

Mrs Ruby Chirimuhanzu

AA

NAN

 

AA

x

x

 

 

 

NAN

NAN

Mrs Fiona Woodford

x

 

AA

x

 

 

x

AA

AA

 

AA

Mrs Maureen Preece

x

x

 

x

x

x

 

x

 

x

 

Mr David Rintoul

AA

x

x x x x x x x x x

Mrs Pauline Lovick

x

x x x x x x x x x x

Mrs Raffat Karimi

x

x

x

x

x x

AA

AA

x

x x

Mr Peter Yarnold

x

 x

 

x

 

AA

x

AA

x

x

 

Dr Richika Kiran

New Governor 

ü

 

 

 

Governor Name

Autumn 2014

Spring 2015

Summer 2015

 

FGB

FGB

FGB

Finance

Premises

Curriculum

Cllr Mike Johnson

x

x

x

 

x

AA

Mrs Andrea Batley

x

x

x

x

x

x

Miss Gillian Miller

x

x

x

 

 

x

Ms Hannah Thomas

 

 

x

 

 

x

Mrs Ruby Chirimuhanzu

 

x

x

 

x

 

Mrs Fiona Woodford

 

x

x

AA

x

AA

Mrs Maureen Preece

x

x

x

 

x

 

Mr David Rintoul

x

x

x

 

 

 

Mrs Pauline Lovick

x

x

x

x

x

x

Mrs Raffat Karimi

x

x

x

x

x

x

Key: 

 x     =   attended meeting

AA   =   apologies accepted