Longshaw Community Infant School

 

Governing Body

Mrs R. Karimi

Chair of Governors

Chair of Finance and Premises /personnel

Finance, Personnel, Curriculum, Premises Committee

Governor responsible for Children in Care

Link Governor

Mr D.  Rintoul

Vice Chair of Governors

Chair of Curriculum

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 F. Woodford

Co-opted Governor

Finance, Personnel, Curriculum Committee

English Governor

Community Links

 

Mr P. Marks

Newly  Co-opted Governor

Finance, Premises Committee

Health and Safety Governor

Mrs V. Foy

Staff Governor

Premises, Curriculum Committee

Family Link Governor

Miss R Ainsworth

Staff Governor

Curriculum Committee

Information to Follow 

Councillor J Daley

Local Authority Governor

Information to Follow

Information to Follow

 

 

Mrs Raffat 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

 

 

Mr Peter Marks

  • I have loved working in Blackburn and the surrounding areas over the last 30 years.
  • I have worked closely with Longshaw Community Infant School for 10 years.
  • I am looking forward to joining the governing body and working with a school that I have had close ties with over a long period of time.  

 

Other information

Appointed as a Co-opted Governor

Member of the Premises and Finance Committees

Governor Responsibility for Health and Safety

Term of office expires 09/11/20

Business interests - Mr Marks manages the site security for the school

 

 

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

 

 

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 fills 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

 

 

Councillor Julie Daley

  • I got involved with Longshaw Infants as a Local Councillor and am delighted to be part of such a supportive, enthusiastic team ensuring the best opportunities are given to the pupils at Longshaw.
  • I have worked as a teacher for over 20 years and have been a resident of Blackburn for 16 years.
  • I am married with 3 daughters and a cockapoo called Dolly! In my spare time I enjoy reading, going to the gym and meeting up with friends.

 

Other information

Appointed as a Local Authority Governor

No business interests 

 

 

Miss Rachel Ainsworth

  •  

 

Other information

Appointed as a Staff Governor

Member of Curriculum Committees

Term of Office expires 03/12/2022

No business interests

Record of Attendance

 

 

Key: 

 x     =   attended meeting

AA   =   apologies accepted

NAN = No apologies received

 

Governor Name

Autumn 2019

Spring 2020

Summer 2020

 

FGB

Curriculum

Finance & Premises

FGB

Curriculum

Premises

Finance & Premises

FGB

Finance & Resources

Premises

Andrea Batley

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fiona Woodford

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

David Rintoul

 

AA 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pauline Lovick

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Raffat Karimi

 

AA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mrs Vicky Foy

 

x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Miss Rachel Ainsworth

 

AA

 

 

 

Councillor J Daley

 

 

 

 

 

Mr Peter Marks

 

AA 

 

 

 

 

Governor Name

Autumn 2018

Spring 2019

Summer 2019

 

FGB

Premises

Finance

FGB

Curriculum

Premises

Finance

FGB

Finance

Premises

Curriculum

Mrs Andrea Batley

 x

x x x x x

 

 

 

Mrs Fiona Woodford

x x

Mr David Rintoul

x x AA AA x

Mrs Pauline Lovick

x x x x x

Mrs Raffat Karimi

 

x x

AA 

 

 

Miss Rachel Ainsworth

x

 

 

 

 

Mrs Vicky Foy

x

AA

AA AA

Councillor J Daley

NAN

 

 

 

x

Mr Peter Marks

x

AA 

AA 

 

x AA