What's their role? 

The governing body of Trinity C.E. Primary School consists of many members with a variety of backgrounds, skills and expertise in order to act as a critical friend for the staff at the school. They hold a vitally important role of challenging the school in every aspect to ensure that the school continues to provide the very best standard of education that is possible. 

Who are they? 

  • Chair of Governors - Mrs Claire Needham
  • Vice Chair & Standards Committee Chair & Foundation Governor - Mrs Carolyn Brawn
  • Chair of Resources Committee & Parent Governor - Mr Mark Lovell
  • Local Authority Governor - Mrs Susan Gardner
  • Parent Governor - VACANT
  • Parent Governor - Mr Joe Croser
  • Parent Governor - Mrs Samantha Baker
  • Foundation Governor - Mrs Carmel Crawley
  • Head Teacher - Mr Scott Dainty
  • Staff Governor - Mr Thomas Burrows 
  • Clerk to the Governors - Mrs Sandra Turland

Contacting our governors 

If you are a parent of a child in our school, there may be a time where you wish to contact the Chair of Governors. To find out whether this is appropriate for your situation and to obtain the contact details, please contact our school office. 

Joining Our Governing Board

From time to time we have vacancies on our governing body. Parent and staff vacancies are notified by letter at the time of the vacancy and nomination forms are available for eligible candidates. If we have more candidates than vacancies then a ballot is held amongst relevant stakeholders. 

Please see our 'Vacancies' page on our website for any co-opted vacancies we may have. 

Register of Current Governor Business Interests 

All of our governors must declare any other business interests while members of our governing body. These declarations are dispalyed below for your information.  

NAMEPOSITION ON
GOVERNING BODY
DATE APPOINTED OR
DATE REAPPOINTED TO
FGB
DATE LEFT FGB (if
during the academic
year register is for)
NATURE OF BUSINESS INTERESTS/OTHER
DIRECTORSHIP HELD
IF A GOVERNOR AT ANOTHER SCHOOL PLEASE STATE WHICHDATE FORM COMPLETED
Samantha BAKER Parent Governor (Elected) 14/10/2016     Parent governor at Rowan Gate Primary School (Specialist Provision) 21/10/2016
Carolyn BRAWN Foundation Governor 18/12/2013   Trustee of Souster Trust which supports the
school.
  21/09/2016
Thomas BURROWS Staff Governor 20/10/2015   None   07/09/2016
Carmel CRAWLEY Foundation Governor 09/09/2015   None   07/09/2016
Jonathan Michael
CROSER (Joe)
Parent Governor
(Elected)
21/11/2014   As a parent governor, has a parental interest    08/09/2016
Scott DAINTY Headteacher 13/04/2015   None   07/09/2016
Susan Patricia GARDNER Local Authority Governor (Elected) 07/09/2016   None   07/09/2016
Mark LOVELL Parent Governor
(Elected)
16/06/2014  

Director of 'Nine Arches Consultancy Limited'
from time to time the company works for
NCC. providing financial management
services. 

Treasurer of Thrapston Town J.F.C.

  29/09/2016
Claire NEEDHAM Co-opted Governor 06/11/2014   None   07/09/2016
       

 

 

   
Stuart Ridd-Jones Parent Governor (Elected) 01/02/2014 01/10/2016 RESIGNED