Peter Hills Church of England School

Board of Governors Membership Details

The Board of Governors has 16 members:  3 elected Parent Governors; 1 Local Authority appointed Governor; 2 staff Governors, comprising the Headteacher and 1 staff Governor; 1 Co-opted Governor and 9 Foundation Governors.

The Foundation Governors shall comprise 3 appointed by the Southwark Diocesan Board of Education, one appointed by each of the Parochial Church Councils of St Mary All Saints, Rotherhithe; St Katherine with St Bartholomew, Bermondsey and Holy Trinity, Rotherhithe. The remaining three Foundation Governors shall be made of the principal officiating ministers of the ecclesiastical parishes of St Mary All Saints, Rotherhithe; St Katherine with St Bartholomew, Bermondsey and Holy Trinity, Rotherhithe.  The chair and vice chair are elected annually. 

The work of the Governors is unpaid, however the Board employees a clerk to administer the recording of the activities of the Board and offer operational advice when appropriate.    The current membership of the Board is listed on the school website. 

The core requirement of all governors is a commitment to work to see the highest standards of teaching and learning, behaviour and personal development established and maintained at the school in order to maximise the educational progress of every pupil and the flourishing of every member of the school community.     All governors are expected to take part in regular training to develop and increase their effectiveness.  

 

 

Jeremy Brookes-Martin

Chair of Governors 

Term of office - 05.10.19 - 05.10.23

Health & Safety link governor

 

Father Andrew Doyle 

Vice Chair of Governors 

Term of office - 01.09.03 and holds office while Vicar of Holy Trinity, Rotherhithe

Writing link governor 

 

Father Mark Nicholls 

Foundation Governor

Term of office - 29.08.07 and holds office while the Vicar of St Mary's

CPD link governor

 

 

Andrew Norman 

Foundation Governor

Chair of Resources Sub Committee

Term of office - 19.05.17 - 18.05.21

Resources and maths link governor

 

Father Egerton Gbonda 

Foundation Governor

Term of office - 26.02.15 and holds office while the Vicar of St Katherine's

RE link governor

 

Pauline Maddison 

Foundation Governor

Chair of Curriculum and Standards Sub Committee

Term of office - 08.07.20 - 07.07.24

SEND and safeguarding link governor

 

Kevin Thorne

Foundation Governor

Term of office - 19.05.17 - 18.05.21

Website link governor

 

Olabisi Oduntun

Foundation Governor 

Term of office - 29.04.19 - 28.04.23

SMSC link governor

 

Charlotte Crookes

Co-opted Governor

Term of office - 09.07.17 - 08.07.21

Curriculum link governor 

 

Neil Crossfield 

Elected Parent Governor

Term of office - 09.07.17 - 08.07.21

Health and safety link governor 

 

Janie Curtis

Staff Governor

Term of office - 12.12.17 - 11.12.21

Curriculum link governor

 

Danielle Kelly

Elected Parent Governor

Term of office - 21.11.17 - 20.11.21

Curriculum link governor

 

Charlie Gordon

Elected Parent Governor

Term of office - 23.10.19 - 22.10.23

Curriculum link governor

 

Pia Longman 

Staff Governor - Headteacher 

Term of office - 01.01.16 and holds office while the headteacher 


The Governing Body has delegated authority to the Finance Premises and Staffing, Curriculum and Standards, and Christian Ethos (Faith) Scrutiny Groups.

The Scrutiny Groups have nominated Chairs and minutes of all Scrutiny Group meetings are ratified by the Governing Board.

The Scrutiny Groups do not have nominated members. All governors can attend any

Scrutiny Group and these meetings are always quorate with a minimum of three governors in attendance.

Board of Governors Attendance, membership and declarations

 Governor attendance - 2019- 2020                                 Declarations of Interest 2020-2021

 Membership and vacancies 2020-2021