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Parbold Douglas Church of England Academy

Meet the Governors (Trustees)

The trust board (Governing Body), led by the Chair, is the decision-making body of the academy trust and, in the case of a standalone academy trust such as Parbold Douglas, is accountable and responsible for the academy. 

 

Chair of trustees

 

Ellis Gill

Appointed by GB/board

Appointed: 20 September 2019

Current term of office ends: 18 September 2023

Roles: Chair of Governors, Safeguarding, Maths

 

Trustees

 

Catherine Britner
Elected by parents

Appointed: 26 September 2019

Current term of office ends: 26 September 2023

Roles: Wellbeing

 

Grant Carruthers

Foundation governor

Appointed: 26 September 2011

Current term of office ends: 19 September 2023

Roles: Vice Chair of Governors, Science and Technology

 

Heather Wainwright

Elected by school staff

Appointed: 18 September 2019

Current term of office ends: 18 September 2023

 

Jessica Churchward

Elected by school staff

Appointed: 1 September 2021

Current term of office ends: 1 September 2025

Roles: Training link governor

 

Joanne MacRae

Elected by parents

Appointed: 26 September 2019

Current term of office ends: 26 September 2023

 

John Coxhead (Headteacher)

Appointed by GB/board

Appointed: 1 June 2021

Current term of office ends: 1 June 2025

 

Julia Santi

Foundation governor

Appointed: 26 September 2011

Current term of office ends: 19 September 2023

Roles: SEND

 

Julian Baker

Foundation governor

Appointed: 26 September 2011

Current term of office ends: 19 September 2023

Roles: Health & Safety

 

Kay Baybut

Foundation governor

Appointed: 26 September 2011

Current term of office ends: 19 September 2023

Roles: English

 

Ken Hailwood

Foundation governor

Appointed: 26 September 2011

Current term of office ends: 19 September 2023

 

Susan Timmins

Ex-officio foundation governor (appointed by virtue of the office they hold)

Appointed: 26 September 2011

Current term of office ends: 19 September 2023

Roles: RE

 

Members 

 

Academy trust’s are founded by members who have a general duty to exercise their powers, to further the academy trust’s charitable purpose.

 

Our members are:

 

Blackburn Diocese Board of Education (Stephen Whittaker, Director of Education)

Appointed by foundation/Trust

From: 21 July 2011

 

Ellis Gill

Appointed by academy members

From: 23 September 2020

 

Ken Hailwood

Foundation governor

From: 26 September 2011

 

Susan Timmins

Ex-officio foundation governor (appointed by virtue of the office they hold)

From: 13 November 2016

 

Accounting officer / Chief financial officer

 

John Coxhead (Headteacher)

From: 1 June 2021

 

Recent Trustees

 

The following trustees reached the end of their term of office in the past 12 months: 

 

Jo Eccles

Elected by school staff
Term of office: 1 September 2017 to 31 August 2021

 

Alison Jones

Foundation governor

Term of office: 26 September 2011 to 16 September 2021

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