Governors’ Information

Under the terms of the Education Funding Agency’s Academies Financial Handbook, we are required to publish information about the local governing body and attendance of the governors from the meetings held on behalf of the Academy Trust.

With effect from 1 September 2020, Link Primary School and Link Secondary School operate a joint Local Governing Body.

Julia James (Chair)

Term of office: 01.09.2020 to 31.08.2023 (3 year term)
Appointed by:  Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at October 2019:

  • Principal of Bedelsford School
  • Trustee of Bromley Family Link
  • Spouse is also Trustee of Bromley Family Liveability; FE College for 19-25 year olds.

Sandy Turner (Principal, Ex-officio)

Term of office: 01.09.2020 to 31.08.2023 (3 year term)
Appointed by:  Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at September 2020:

  • To follow.

Dilma de Araujo

Term of office: 01.09.2020 to 31.08.2023 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at September 2020:

  • To follow.

Jane Gibbs

Term of office: 01.09.2020 to 31.08.2023 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests/other relevant appointments as at January 2019

  • Nil

Jan Loughborough (Governor)

Term of office: 01.09.2020 to 31.08.2023 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at March 2019:

  • Employed by Octavo Partnership to deliver clerking and business support

Lesley Nicolas 

Term of office: 01.09.2020 to 31.08.2023 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at March 2019:

  • Nil

Jenny Sutcliffe

Term of office: 01.09.2020 to 31.08.2023 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests/other relevant appointments as at September 2019

  • Nil.

Vacancy (Parent Governor, Primary)

Sameera Saleem (Parent Governor, Secondary)

Term of office: 01.09.2020 to 31.08.2023 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests/other relevant appointments as at January 2019

  • Nil

Anita Clay (Staff Governor, Primary)

Term of office: 01.09.2020 to 31.08.2023 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at September 2020:

  • To follow.

Karen Hayward (Staff Governor, Secondary)

Term of office: 01.09.2020 to 31.08.2023 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests/other relevant appointments as at November 2018

  • Nil

 

Governors who have stepped down in the last 12 months:

Julia James (Chair)

Term of office: 16.10.2019 to 31.08.2020
Appointed by:  Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at October 2019:

  • Principal of Bedelsford School
  • Trustee of Bromley Family Link
  • Spouse is also Trustee of Bromley Family Liveability; FE College for 19-25 year olds

Present at 3/3 LGB meetings in 2019-20.

Dr Lesley Nicolas (Vice Chair)

Term of office: 01.07.2017 to 30.06.2020 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at March 2019:

  • Nothing to declare

Present at 3/3 LGB meetings in 2019-20.

Jan Loughborough (Governor)

Term of office: 01.07.2017 to 30.06.2020 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at March 2019:

  • Employed by Octavo Partnership to deliver clerking and business support

Present at 2/3 LGB meetings in 2019-20.

Sandy Turner (Principal, Ex-officio)

Term of office: 01.07.2017 to 31.08.2020
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at December 2018:

  • Governor at The Link Secondary School

Present at 3/3 LGB meetings in 2019-20.

Lilly Nwosu (Parent Governor)

Term of office: 15.12.2017 to 31.08.2020
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at March 2019

  • Nil

Present at 2/3 LGB meetings in 2019-20.

Anita Clay (Staff Governor)

Term of office: 15.12.2017 to 31.08.2020
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at December 2017

  • tbc

Present at 3/3 LGB meetings in 2019-20.

John Reilly (Governor)

Term of office: 01.07.2017 to 30.06.2020 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at November 2018:

  • Principal at The Link Secondary School

Present at 1/3 LGB meetings in 2019-20.

Dilma de Araujo

Term of office: 29.06.2019 to 31.08.2020
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at June 2019:

  • TBC

Present at 1/3 LGB meetings in 2019-20.

 

 

 

We cannot thank you enough for all the time and effort you have put into our son. You are amazing and we appreciate everything you have done for us as a family.

Parent – 2018

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