Beths
Grammar
School

Governing Body

The Governing Body is currently made up of the following:

  • 2 Parent Governor (elected by parents)
  • 2 Staff Governors
  • 4 Trust Member Governors
  • 3 Appointed Governors
  • 2 Co-opted Governors
  • 0 Local Authority Governors (appointed by Bexley Local Authority)
  • 1 Headteacher

Christopher Kirk

Trust Member and Appointed Governor
Term of Office: 1 January 2015 to 31 December 2018

Chair of Governors; Member of all Committees; School Council; Special Educational Needs; Education and Healthcare Plans; Headteacher Performance Review; Link Governor for Performing Arts and Individual Needs.
 

Malcolm Appleby

Trust Member and Appointed Governor
Term of Office: 1 September 2013 to 31 December 2017

Chair of Finance & Assets Committee.

 

 

Richard Blyghton

Ex Officio
Term Commenced: 1 May 2017

Headteacher; Member of all Committees.



 

Julie Bowen

Appointed Governor
Term of Office: 7 March 2017 to 31 December 2020

Chair of Human Resources Committee; Link Governor for Social Sciences.

 

 

 

Maria Espindola

Parent Governor

Term of Office: 1 Janaury 2018 to 31 December 2021

   Catherine Guest

Parent Governor                                                                                                                           

Term of Office: 27 February 2017 to 26 February 2021

Students Committee; Responsible Officer.

 

 

Chris Hares

Appointed Governor
Term of Office: 1 January 2016 to 31 December 2019

Chair of Students Committee.


 

Kathryn Lanning

​Appointed Governor
Term of Office: 1 January 2015 to 31 December 2018

Students Committee.

 

 

Stephen Mulvaney

​Trust Member and Appointed Governor
Term of Office: 23 October 2013 to 31 December 2017

Human Resources Committee; Professional Development; Head Teacher Performance Review.

 

Olu Obafaiye

Parent Governor

Term of Office: 22 November 2017 to 21 November 2021

 

 

Maria Pack

Co-opted Governor​
Term of Office: 25 September 2014 to 24 September 2018

Careers/Sixth Form; Students Committee; Link Governor for Mathematics; Health & Safety.

 

Mike Pack

Co-opted Governor
Term of Office: 10 March 2014 to 9 March 2018

Finance & Assets Committee; Travel Plan; Link Governor for Science.
 

Jerry Parsons

Staff Governor
Term of Office: 6 March 2017 to 5 March 2021

Finance & Assets Committee.


 

Kim Sangster

Staff Governor
Term of Office: 6 March 2017 to 5 March 2021

Human Resources Committee.

 


Tony Slonecki

Trust Member & Appointed Governor
Term of Office: 23 October 2013 to 31 December 2017

Link Governor for Design Technology and Art.

 

Geoff Webdale

 

 


 

 Clerk to the Governors

Attendance 2017-18

Governing Body

Chair is in bold italics.

  FGB
21.09.2017
FGB
07.12.2017
FGB
06.02.2018
FGB
07.03.2018
FGB
05.07.2018
Mr M. Appleby Present Absent Present Present
Mr R.J. Blyghton Present Present N/A Present
Rev J. Bowen Present Present Present Present
Mrs M. Espindola Present Present
Mrs C. Guest Present Present Online Present
Mr C. Hares Present Present Present Present
Mr C. Kirk Present Present Present Present
Mrs K. Lanning Present Absent Present Absent
Mr S. Mulvaney Absent Present Absent Present
Mr O. Obafaiye N/A Present Present Present  
Dr M. Pack Present Present Present Present
Mr M. Pack Present Present Present Absent
Mr J. Parsons Present Absent Present Present
Mrs K. Sangster Present Present Present Present
Mr T. Slonecki Absent Present Present Absent

Student Meetings

Chair is in bold italics.

  Students
03.10.2017
Students
17.01.2018
Students
09.05.2018
Mr M. Appleby N/A N/A
Mr R.J. Blyghton Present
Rev J. Bowen N/A N/A
Mrs C. Guest Present Present
Mr C. Hares Present Present
Mr C. Kirk Present Present
Mrs K. Lanning Absent Present
Mr S. Mulvaney N/A N/A
Mr. O. Obafaiye Absent
Dr M. Pack Present Present
Mr M. Pack N/A N/A
Mr J. Parsons N/A N/A
Mrs K. Sangster N/A N/A
Mr T. Slonecki N/A N/A

Finance Meetings

Chair is in bold italics.

  Finance
08.11.2017
Finance
01.02.2018
Finance
03.05.2018
Finance
26.06.2018
Mr M. Appleby Present Absent
Mr R.J. Blyghton Present N/A
Rev J. Bowen N/A N/A
Mrs. M Espindola Present    
Mrs C. Guest N/A N/A
Mr C. Hares N/A N/A
Mr C. Kirk Present Present
Mrs K. Lanning N/A N/A
Mr S. Mulvaney N/A N/A
Dr M. Pack N/A N/A
Mr M. Pack Present Present
Mr J. Parsons Absent Present
Mrs K. Sangster N/A N/A
Mr T. Slonecki N/A N/A

HR Meetings

Chair is in bold italics.

  HR
28.11.2017
HR
07.02.2018
HR
20.06.2018
Mr M. Appleby N/A N/A
Mr R.J. Blyghton Present N/A
Rev J. Bowen Present Present
Mrs C. Guest N/A N/A
Mr C. Hares N/A N/A
Mr C. Kirk Present Present
Mrs K. Lanning N/A N/A
Mr S. Mulvaney Present Present
Dr M. Pack N/A N/A
Mr M. Pack N/A N/A
Mr J. Parsons N/A N/A
Mrs K. Sangster Present Present
Mr T. Slonecki Present Present

 

Register of Interests

Name Beths Grammar
Employee
Name of Spouse/Partner
or Other Family Member
(if applicable)
Employment of Spouse/Partner
or Other Family Member
(if applicable)
Other Business Interests of Self
or Spouse
Any other interests to declare
Julie Bowen No LA Governor
Old Bexley CE School
March 2013 - March 2017
Maria Pack Yes Daughter of Mike Pack,
Co-opted Governor
Part-time Coach Driver at Beths Grammar School Self-employed Tutor at 
Beths Grammar School
Mike Pack Yes Father of Maria Pack,
Co-opted Governor
Provider of Teaching Service
Position
Member of Bexley Appeals and
Exclusions Panels