Our Governing Body

Governors’ Relevant Business and Pecuniary Interests 2019-2020
 
We have 8 Foundation Governors:

Chair                                                         Ms C Donovan
Vice Chair                                                Mr J Siraut 
Foundation Governor                          Father V Darlington 
Foundation Governor                          Mr M Barton 
Foundation Governor                          Mrs G Lydon 
Foundation Governor                          Ms R Cofie 
Foundation Governor                          Ms C Ambrose
Foundation Governor                          Mr H Agbukor 

 

We have 2 Parent Governors: 

Parent Governor                                  Mrs G Chu-Oreyomi
Parent Governor                                  Ms A Wierzbicka

 
We have 3 Staff Governors

Staff Governor                                      Mr S Cefai as Headteacher is included in this number 
Staff Governor                                      Mr A White
Staff Governor                                      Mr J Fitzgerald

 

We have 1 LEA Governor

LEA Governor                                        Mr W Samengo-Turner 

Company Secretary                             Ms A O'Sullivan (Appointed 17th October 2016)

Members

Rev Peter Smith
Rev Monsignor Matthew Dickens
Paul McCallum


Our Governing body takes a strategic role and acts as a critical friend to the School and is accountable for its decisions. It sets aims and objectives and agree, monitor and review policies, targets and priorities. 

Finance & Audit Committee 
Ms C Donovan (Chair)
Mr S Cefai
Mrs R Cofie
Mr J Siraut
Mrs G Lydon

Premises Committee
Mr M Barton (Chair)
Mr S Cefai
Ms C Ambrose

Admissions Committee
Mrs G Lydon (Chair)
Mrs R Cofie
Father Victor Darlington

Governor Review Committee
Mr M Barton (Chair)
Father Victor Darlington
Mr H Agbukor
Mrs G Lydon
Ms C Ambrose
Mr W Samengo-Turner
Mr J Fitzgerald
Mr A White

Personnel Committee
Mrs G Lydon (Chair)
Ms C Donovan
Mr J Siraut
Mrs R Cofie

Staff Appeals
Mr J Siraut
Father Victor Darlington
Ms C Ambrose
Mrs G Chu-Oreyomi

Hearings Committee
Mr H Agbukor (Chair)
Mr M Barton
Mr W Samengo Turner
Mrs G Lydon

Curriculum Committee
Mr W Samengo-Turner
Mrs G Lydon
Ms C Ambrose

Headteacher Review Committee
Ms C Donovan
Mr J Siraut

 

 

Contacting the Governing Body

Please be advised that if you wish to contact the Governors directly this must be via the Chair of the Governing Body who can be contacted by writing to the following address:-

The Chair of the Governing Body, Ms C Donovan
c/o Sacred Heart School, Camberwell New Road, London SE5 0RP

or email: Ms A O'Sullivan, Clerk to the Governors at: aosullivan@sacredheart.southwark.sch.uk 
020 7274 6844

 

The Governing Body has formally met three times between 1 September 2018 and 31st August 2019. Attendance during the period at meetings of the full Governing body was as follows:

Governor Position Type Meetings Attended Out of a possible
Ms C. Donovan                                                                Chair                                                    Foundation                                                3
Mr J. Siraut Vice Chair Co-Opted 3 3
Fr Victor Darlington Parish Priest Foundation 3 3
Mr H. Agbukor   Foundation 3 3
Mr M. Barton   Foundation 1 3
Ms C Ambrose   Foundation 3 3
Mrs G. Lydon   Foundation 3 3
Mr J. Green   Parent 1 3
Mrs R. Cofie   Foundation 3 3
Mr W. Samengo-Turner   LEA 1 3
Mr S. Cefai Headteacher Staff 3 3
Mr A. White   Staff 3 3
Mr J. Fitzgerald   Staff 3 3