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Register of Interests

Appointment Details & Register of Interests (last updated Sept 2017)

 

Governors of The Swanage School

Name/s Position/s Date of Appointment or Re-Appointment Term of Office Ends Elected or Appointed By Relevant Interests Paid (Y/N) Children at the School
Geoff Atkinson Governor 14/09/2016 AGM 2020 Education Swanage No relevant interests    
Nicholas Brady

Governor

14/09/2017 AGM 2021 Education Swanage

Teacher at Poole Grammar School (Design and Technology) 2011-present

Y 2
Jules Daulby Governor 14/09/2017 AGM 2021 Education Swanage

Senior Consultant at Driver Youth Trust (charity)

Y 2
Mark Hatto Parent Governor 01/02/2016 31/01/2020 Parents

Minister of Emmanuel Baptist Church, Swanage. Involvement in/with school lessons, visits to church, events, assemblies.

Trustee of Wave Youth & Children’s Ministry (workers are involved with the school from time to time e.g. lessons, assemblies, clubs).

Y

 

 

 

N

1
Tristram Hobson

Headteacher 

(Accounting Officer)

N/A N/A  Ex Officio

Headteacher of The Swanage School

No other relevant interests

Y  
William Knight Governor 19/09/2015 AGM 2019 Education Swanage

Director/Owner Attfield Knight Ltd Management Consultancy

Councillor of Langton Matravers Parish Council

Y

 

N

 
Tim Marcus Vice Chair of Governors 14/09/2016 AGM 2019 Education Swanage

Director of Blue Level Media Ltd, Blue Level Hosting Ltd and Blue Level Ltd – gratis supply of website & perpetual hosting to the school.

Y 1
Nicola Newman Governor 14/09/2016 AGM 2020 Education Swanage

Chief Executive, Ansbury Guidance, which has a Dorset County Council contract to provide Information, Advice & Guidance training for young people, which the school may access.

Y  
Amanda Rowley

Chair of Governors

22/10/2014 AGM 2018 Education Swanage

Director, PJM Advertising South Ltd and MRM Products Ltd. May offer advertising & marketing services to the trust/school.

Coaches netball at the school (volunteer)

Y

 

 

 

N

2
Catherine Starmer-Howes Governor 14/09/2016 AGM 2018 Education Swanage

Assists with the Isle of Purbeck Music Festival which usually involves all Purbeck schools and funds supply cover and funding for some musical equipment/training.

Husband is a member of Education Swanage.

TBC 2
Alison Stephens Governor 22/10/2014 AGM 2017 Education Swanage

Employed by St Marks Primary, Swanage.

Works with families and pupils who may later attend or have siblings at The Swanage School

Y 2
Carl Styants Governor 14/09/2016 AGM 2020 Education Swanage

Partner is a member of Education Swanage.

No other relevant interests

  2
Nicola Taylor Staff Governor 12/04/2016 11/04/2020 Staff

Staff member

No other relevant interests

Y

N

2
Isobel Tooley Governor 22/10/2014 AGM 2018 Education Swanage

Wife of Director, S Tooley Ltd (Business Consultancy)

N  

 

Past Governors of The Swanage School (who have served in the previous 12 months)

Name/s Position/s Date of Appointment or Re-Appointment Stepped Down Elected or Appointed By Relevant Interests Paid (Y/N) Children at the School
Paul Angel

Governor 

(Chair of Governors until 09/2015)

19/09/2015 09/2016 Education Swanage

Director, Angel, Roberts & Angel Ltd t/a Gullivers Bookshop and Westbourne Bookshop. Supplier of books to the school. (2010-present)

Web Developer, Blue Level & dotdot.Media
(Freelance) 2010-2015: donated website to
the School.

Husband of Vicki Angel, volunteer assistant SENCO at the school (school is funding NASENCO qualification in order to assist her and lead SENCO with their work) and member of Education Swanage.

Y

 

 

 

 

 

Y

2
Collette Drayson Associate Governor 04/02/2015 03/02/2017 Governing Body No relevant interests    
John Lejeune Parent Governor 01/09/2013 30/08/2017 Parents

Wife is a member of Education Swanage

No other relevant interests

  1
Stephen Parker Governor 22/10/2014 14/09/2017 Education Swanage

Treasurer, Swanage Folk Festival 

Treasurer, Purbeck Citizen’s Advice Bureau.

N

 

N

 
James Peacock Staff Governor 12/04/2016 07/2017 Staff

Staff member

No other relevant interests

Y  
Emily Wyer Governor 19/09/2015 14/09/2017 Education Swanage No relevant interests   2

 

Members of Education Swanage

Name/s Date of Admission Appointed By Relevant Interests Paid (Y/N) Children at the School
Angel, Paul

22/10/2014

Education Swanage

Director, Angel, Roberts & Angel Ltd t/a Gullivers Bookshop and Westbourne Bookshop. Supplier of books to the school. (2010-present)

Web Developer, Blue Level & dotdot.Media
(Freelance) 2010-2015: donated website to
the School.

Husband of Vicki Angel, volunteer assistant SENCO at the school (school is funding NASENCO qualification in order to assist her and lead SENCO with their work) and member of Education Swanage.

Former governor (to 14/09/2016)

Y

 

 

 

 

 

Y

2
Angel, Vicki 22/10/2014 Education Swanage Wife of Paul Angel, former governor & member.    
Atkinson, Geoff 26/04/2011 Original Signatory Member

Governor (see Governors’ Register of Interests)

   
Brady. Nicholas

17/09/2015

Education Swanage Governor (see Governors’ Register of Interests)   1
Candy, Leigh 17/09/2015 Education Swanage      
Drayson, Collette 26/04/2011 Original Signatory Member Associate Governor (see Governors’ Register of Interests)    
Edwards, Vikki 22/10/2014 Education Swanage

Purbeck Nordic Walking (health and fitness business) – may offer free sessions to staff in the future.

Former governor (22/10/2014 – 18/05/2016)

Y 1
Harman, Nichola 04/10/2011 Education Swanage

Sole proprietor of The inner Space Project (also known as The Mindful Nurse) and a Connected KidsTM trainer and tutor. Offers contracts for mindfulness meditation sessions to staff and students at the school.

Y 1
Hatto, Mark 14/09/2016 Education Swanage Governor (see Governors’ Register of Interests)   1
Knight, William 26/04/2011 Original Signatory Member Governor (see Governors’ Register of Interests)    
Lejeune, Alexandra (Cllr) 22/10/2014 Education Swanage

Swanage Town Councillor.

Founder of Purbeck Stars Speech & Drama LAB, which may offer contracts to the school.

Wife of John Lejeune, governor & member.

Y

 

N

1
Lejeune, John 22/10/2014 Education Swanage

Governor (see Governors’ Register of Interests) Husband of Alexandra Lejeune, member.

  1
Marcus, Tim 14/09/2016 Education Swanage Governor (see Governors’ Register of Interests)   1
Marsh, Gloria M.B.E (Cllr) 14/09/2016 Education Swanage Swanage Town and Purbeck District Councillor N  
Morton, Dave 17/09/2015 Education Swanage No relevant interests    
Newman, Nicola 14/09/2016 Education Swanage Governor (see Governors’ Register of Interests)    
O’Connor, Helen 26/04/2011 Education Swanage Former governor (to 17/09/2015)    
Olsen, Jacqueline 14/09/2016 Education Swanage      
Owens, Jan 14/09/2016 Education Swanage

Trustee, Dorset Mental Health Forum

Public Governor, Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust

   
Palmer-Snellin, John 17/09/2015 Education Swanage

Married to co-director of Farmer Palmers Farm Park (tourist attraction) April 2001-present.

Former governor (22/10/2014 – 14/09/2016)

N 1
Parker, Stephen 28/08/2013 Education Swanage Governor (see Governors’ Register of Interests)    
Pearson, Elaine 14/09/2016 Education Swanage Partner of Carl Styants, governor & member.   2
Reddell, Gordon 22/10/2014 Education Swanage No relevant interests.    
Rowley, Amanda 04/10/2011 Education Swanage Governor (see Governors’ Register of Interests)   2
Russ, Lorna 17/09/2015 Education Swanage Former governor (04/02/2015 - 17/9/2015)    
Silverton, Sarah 17/09/2015 Education Swanage      
Starmer-Howes, Catherine 14/09/2016 Education Swanage

Governor (see Governors’ Register of Interests)

Wife of Simon Starmer, member

  2
Starmer, Jessica 14/09/2016 Education Swanage No relevant interests.   1
Starmer, Simon 14/09/2016 Education Swanage

Governor of Corfe Castle Primary School since December 2009.

Husband of Catherine Starmer-Howes, governor & member.

N 2
Stephens, Alison 04/10/2011 Education Swanage Governor (see Governors’ Register of Interests)   2
Styants, Carl 26/04/2011 Original Signatory Member

Governor (see Governors’ Register of Interests)

Partner of Elaine Pearson, member.

  2
Sumbler, Helen 14/09/2016 Education Swanage No relevant interests.   1
Tatchell, Jo 26/04/2011 Original Signatory Member No relevant interests.   2
Tooley, Isobel 04/10/2011 Education Swanage Governor (see Governors’ Register of Interests)    
Trite, William (Cllr) 22/10/2014 Education Swanage Swanage Town, Purbeck District and Dorset County Councillor for Swanage. N  
Wyer, Emily 17/09/2015 Education Swanage Governor (see Governors’ Register of Interests)   2