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Governor Information

Thomas Bennett Community College is an academy in The Kemnal Academies Trust (TKAT).  TKAT is a multi-academy trust which was established on 1st September 2010.  Thomas Bennett Community College joined TKAT as a converted academy in September 2012.  Its constitution is set out in the Articles of Association and this is shared with individual academies via the Scheme of Delegation.  TKAT has, through the Scheme of Delegation, established Local Governing Bodies for each of the Academies.  The Local Governing Body of each of the Academies is responsible for fulfilling the strategic and operational governance role in the conduct of the Academy.

Please click here to link to the Directors of the TKAT Board http://www.tkat.org/96/meet-the-team

Please click here to view the TKAT Scheme of Delegation http://upload.reactcdn.co.uk/tkat-responsive/uploads/document/TKAT-Scheme-of-Delegation-17th-January-2017-1.pdf?t=1496403800

Please click here to link to Governance information relating to TKAT, including the structure of governance and relevant details about Trustees terms of office, attendance and business interests. http://www.tkat.org/140/governance

Please click here for key documents including the Master Funding Agreement, Articles of Association and Accounts. http://www.tkat.org/93/documents

Thomas Bennett Community College Local Governing Body (LGB)

We currently have 10 governors. Please see the sections below for details of our current and recent LGB members.  If you wish to contact governors, please do so via the school contact details.  If you are interested in becoming a governor at Thomas Bennett Community College, in the first instance, please contact the Clerk to Governors via email to sadie.south@thomasbennett-tkat.org

There are four meetings of the full Local Governing Body each academic year.  In addition to this, there are two committees who have delegated responsibility laid out in their terms of reference: Operational Resources and Student Outcomes.

 

Name

 

Start Date

 

Current Term

 

Type

 

Committee Member

Attendance at Full Governors’ Meetings for Academic Year 2016-2017

Attendance at Committee Meetings for Academic Year 2016-2017

Declarations of Interest (Business, Financial, Governance in Other Schools)

Mr Dick Brown (Chair)

21.9.16

21.9.16 – 20.9.20

Appointed

Student Outcomes & Operational Resources

5/5

2/5

Chair of Governors at other schools

Cllr Richard Burrett

19.3.97

30.04.16 – 29.04.20

Appointed

Student Outcomes & Operational Resources

3/5

0/6

None

Mr Reg Bates

1.10.96

30.4.16 –

29.4.20

Appointed

Student Outcomes & Operational Resources

5/5

3/6

None

Ms Margaret Handley

(Vice Chair)

24.3.15

24.3.15 – 23.3.19

Appointed

Operational Resources

5/5

6/6

None

Mrs Carole Glover

7.12.16

6.12.20

Parent

Operational Resources

4/4

2/2

None

 

Mrs Kerry Kirkin

6.7.17

6.7.17 –  5.7.21

Parent

Student Outcomes

 

1/1

0/0

None

Mr Bertie Hubbard

21.09.17

21.9.17 – 20.9.21

Appointed

 

0/0

0/0

Director of online tutor marketplace company

Ms Pauline Montalto

1.1.15

 

Head of School/Ex Officio

Student Outcomes & Operational Resources

5/5

6/6

None

Mr Mark Kearley

1.1.15

1.1.15 – 31.12.18

Staff

Student Outcomes

5/5

3/3

None

Mrs Susan Wates

22.7.09

22.7.17 – 21.7.21

Staff

Student Outcomes

5/5

3/3

None

Mrs Sadie South

30.9.15

 

Clerk to the Governors

 

 

 

None

 

 

Governors with an end of term of office in the last academic year 2016-2017 and governors who have resigned during their term

 

 

Name

 

Start Date

 

Current Term

 

Term Ended

 

Type

Attendance at Full Governors’ Meetings for Academic Year 2016-2017

Attendance at Committee Meetings for Academic Year 2016-2017

 

Declarations of Interest

Mr Brian Martin

30.9.15

30.9.15 – 29.9.19

Resigned 9.16

Parent

0/0

0/0

None

Mr William Carter

24.3.15

24.3.15 – 23.3.19

Resigned 12.16

Appointed

1/2

0/2

None

Mr David Rawlance

30.6.15

30.6.15 – 29.6.19

Resigned 01.17

Appointed

0/1

0/1

None

Mr Daniel Lodge

7.12.16

6.12.20

Resigned

03.17

Appointed

1/1

0/0

None

 

Mrs Susan Wates

22.07.09

22.7.13 – 21.7.17

Re-elected

Staff

As above

As above

None