GSO Test

Our Staff

Leo Kelly Centre/Galaxy House

Hospital and Home Teaching

Senior Leaders

Senior Leaders

Janet Doherty: Headteacher

Janet Doherty: Headteacher

Rahat Shah: Acting Deputy Head

Rahat Shah: Acting Deputy Head

Sarah Day: Assistant Head/SENDCO

Sarah Day: Assistant Head/SENDCO

Louise Evans: Assistant Head

Kerri O'Brien: Assistant Head

Catherine Charnock: School Business Manager

Catherine Charnock: School Business Manager

 

 

Business Support

Business  Support

Joanne Smith

Lyndsay McDonald

Charlotte Chatburn

 Lydia Hiles

Sandra McAllister

 

Shazia Mirza

 Taryn Chambers

Taryn Chambers

 

Teaching and Teaching support

Teaching and Teaching support

Adele Hickling

Alex Goodall

Amy Haslam

Andrea Gadsbey

Claire Woolliscroft

Chris Guest

Claudia Hammond Price

Diane Gardner

Donna Yates

Genevieve Denn

Gerlinde Lewis

James Anderson

John Hopton

Joanne Yates

Jane Carr

Kate Breitholtz

Katie Fleming

Katy English

Kerri O’Brien

Maggie  Lewis

Lisa Davis

Maggie Maher

Nafeesa Haji

 Penny Coe

Paul McAvady

Rachel Lubbock

Rick Banks

Suzanne McGrail

Rochelle Heslop

 Vanessa Sherry

Sanny Rudravajhala

Vivienne Lindley

Sue Schofield

 

Sophie Doyle

  

Careers Adviser

 

 

Pete Lovatt

 

Site Team

 

Anne Doran

 

Wilson Iyegbe

 

Janice Clarke

 

Yvonne O’Neill

 

 

Manchester Hospital School Governing Body

Roles and responsibilities

The Governing Body has a number of duties and responsibilities towards all its stakeholders; students, staff, parents, the local authority and all our partners.

The role includes:-

  • Quality and Standards
  • Ensuring the school fulfils its statutory duties and meets legal requirements
  • Setting challenging targets
  • Ensuring the school has adequate resources to meet the needs of the students and that it uses best value principles in setting its budget
  • Ensuring all students are supported with their transition
  • Leadership
  • Establishing a clear vision for the school and setting the strategic aims
  • Communicating this vision to students, staff. Parents and stakeholders
  • Developing shared values and principles based on an explicit moral purpose
  • Monitoring and evaluating performance and progress
  • Relationships with stakeholders
  • Ensuring the school is accountable to all stakeholders
  • Building and nurturing a close relationship with young people and their families
  • Caring for the welfare of students and staff

The Governing Body is made up of representatives from the Local Authority, parents, staff of the school and co-opted members from the community. Representatives are elected for a period of four years. The Governing Body meets to discuss issues concerned with the school. Minutes of the meetings are available for reference at the school. Members of the Governing Body are always willing to discuss school matters and can be contacted via the school office.

The Governing Body has a programme of meetings throughout the school year, and a committee structure that focuses on specific areas of governance: –

  • Finance Staffing and Disciplinary Committee
  • Curriculum Inclusion and Environment Committee
  • Chair- Marc Smith (Co-opted)
  • Vice Chair – 
  • Chair of Finance, Staffing and Disciplinary Committee – Marc Smith (Co-opted)
  • Chair of Curriculum, Inclusion and Environment Committee – Helen Maher

Governing Body Attendance 2018-19 (term ended members listed separately below)

Full name of Governor

Finance Committee

Curriculum   Committee

Committee   Attendance

Representing

Other   Governance   Roles

Pecuniary   Interest declared

Full Governing Body Attendance 2018-19

End of Term of Office Date

James Anderson

 

Y

100%

Staff

N

50%

01/12/2019

Janet Mary Doherty

   Y

Y

100%

Staff (Headteacher)

N

100%

N/A

Kerryanne Harrison

 

 

100%

Parent

N

N

n/a

01/07/2022

Tessa Hutton

Y

 Y

100%

Co-opted

N

80%

08/11/2020

Liz Jones

 

 

100%

SBM (Observer)

N

N

100%

n/a

Sveltana Kuimova

 

50% 

  Co-opted

 N

60% 

09/07/2021

Helen Maher

  Y

Y

100%

Co-opted

N

80%

31/12/2022

Grace Rogerson

 

 

 100%

  Co-opted

 25%

09/07/2021

Mark Smith

Y

 

100%

Co-opted

N

80%

 14/02/2020

Walter Tann

 Y

100% 100% 

  Co-opted (12/12/18)

 N

75% 

11/12/2022

How to contact the Governing Body

If you wish to contact the Chair of the Governing Body, please do so using the following address – admin@hospitalschool.manchester.sch.uk.

Members of the Governing Body between September 2018 -2019 term ended

Name of Governor

Finance Committee

Curriculum Committee

Committee Attendance

Representing

End of term

Other Governance Interests

Pecuniary Interest Declared

Full Governing Body Attendance 2018-19

Jaqueline Bond

Y

 

100%

Co-opted

July 2019

N

N

100%

Margaret Daly

 Y

Y

50%

Associate with voting rights

July 2019

 N

 Y

60%

Carolyn Davies

Y

 

100%

LA

June 2019

N

N

100%

Martin Gaved

 

 Y

 50%

 Associate with voting rights

July 2019

N

 

 50%

Lyn Girvan Y 50% Co-Opted June 2019 N N 50%
Joanne McCann Y 50% Parent June 2019 N N 0%