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Meet the Governors

Following reconstitution in September 2015

Melling Primary School Governing Body




The Headteacher Ms Vivienne Ainsworth-Brown
One Staff Governor

Mrs Joanne Hargreaves

Four Parent Governors


Sue Whelan

Mrs Kate Hogan


Five Co-opted Governors

Mrs Lesley Bond

Mrs Lorna Duckworth

Mr Brian Lawlor

Mrs Doreen Scott

Mrs Jill Williamson

One Local Authority Governor Mrs Beryl O'Brien


Our Governor Profiles

Governing Body Committees


As well as the termly Full Governing Body meetings chaired by Mrs Lorna Duckworth, the following table shows the main committees which meet each term and their Chairs:


Finance and Premises Committee Mr Brian Lawlor
Achievement and Outcomes Committee Mrs Doreen Scott
Teaching, Learning and Assessment Committee Mrs Jill Williamson
Leadership and Management Committee Mrs Lorna Duckworth
Personal Development, Behaviour and Welfare Committee Mrs Lesley Bond


In addition the Pay Review Committee and Headteacher Performance Management Committee meet annually.


There is a number of ad hoc committees which meet only if needed.  Details are available from the Clerk to the Governing Body.

Roles of our Governors


Chair of the Governing Body Mrs Lorna Duckworth
Vice-Chair of the Governing Body Mrs Jill Williamson

Safeguarding Governor

and Prevent Governor

Mrs Lorna Duckworrth
English Link Governor Mrs Doreen Scott
Maths Link Governor Mrs Jill Williamson
SEND Link Governor Mrs Beryl O'Brien
Pupil Premium/PE Link Governor Mrs Kate Hogan
EYFS Link Governor Vacancy
Health and Safety Governor Mrs Lesley Bond
Wider Curriculum Link Governor Mrs Sue Whelan
Reception Class Link Governor Vacancy
Year One Link Governor Mrs Sue Whelan
Year Two Link Governor Mrs Lesley Bond
Year Three Link Governor Mrs Kate Hogan
Year Four Link Governor Mrs Jill Williamson
Year Five Link Governor Mrs Beryl O'Brien
Year Six Link Governor Mrs Duckworth


The Clerk to the Governing Body is Mrs Susan Hart. Contact details are:


telephone 0151 547 3349
address for correspondence

Mrs Susan Hart

Clerk to the Governing Body

Melling Primary School

Wheeler Drive



L31 1DA

At the Annual General Meeting of the Governing Body held on Monday 19th September 2016  there were:

no declarations of business interests made

no declarations of financial interests made

no declarations of governance roles in other schools made.