Governors

The Governing Board has 2 formal subcommittees: Finance & Operations Committee, and Health & Safety Committee.   
In addition there is a group of governors who focus on Teaching and Learning Outcomes.   

This page shows the names, responsibilities and attendance of individual governors at meetings.  
The interests of individual governors are here     

If you would like to contact the Governing body, please email:  governors@battlelangton.e-sussex.sch.uk and title your email "FAO GOVS"      

                  



Mr Stuart Cutting - Chair of Governors
Co-opted Governor
Appointed by - Governing Body
Term of office - 27/3/15 - 26/3/19
Link Roles - Data 
Serves on Finance & Operations committee
Full Attendance at meetings




Mrs Julie Davies - Deputy Co Vice Chair of Governors
Co-opted Governor
Appointed by - Governing Board
Term of office - 24/09/15 - 23/09/19
Link role - Safeguarding and Child Protection
Full attendance at meetings





Mrs Kate Piper - Deputy Co Vice Chair of Governors
Co-opted Governor
Appointed by - Governing Board
Term of office - 27/3/15 - 26/3/19
Serves on: Headteacher's performance management panel
Training Link Governor
2 absences at meetings







Mr Gary Alexander - Deputy Head teacher
Associate Member
Appointed by - Governing Board
Term of office - 14/7/16-13/7/16
1 absence at meetings





Mr Stuart Reeves
Associate Member
Appointed by - Governing Board
Term of office - 14/7/16-13/7/17
Link role - Data
2 absences at meetings




Mr Darren Ward 
Associate Member
Appointed by - Governing Boardrm
Term of office - 14/7/16-13/7/17
Serves on: Health and safety committee
4 absences at meetings (2 at committee)






Mrs Gill Colquhoun
Clerk to the Governors




Mr Paul Foulkes - Vice Chair of Governors
Parent Governor
Appointed by - School Parents
Term of office - 11/5/15 - 10/5/19
Serves on: Headteacher's performance management panel
1 absence at meetings




Mr John Southam
Authority Governor
Appointed by - East Sussex County Council
Term of office - 27/3/13 - 26/3/17
Serves on - Health and Safety committee
3 absences at meetings (  1 at committee)





Mr Fraser Key - Chair Finance & Operations Committee
Co-opted Governor
Appointed by - Governing Board
Term of office - 17/3/16 - 16/3/20
Serves on: Finance & Operations committee; Pay committee
2 absences at meetings






Mrs Alison Hassell
Foundation Governor
Appointed by - Diocese 
Term of office - 6/10/15-5/10/19
Link role - Special Educational Needs
1 absence at meetings










Mr Michael Gudgeon
Associate Member
Appointed by - Governing Board
Term of office - 14/7/16-13/7/17
1 absence at meetings
















Ms Erica Wilkinson
Associate Member
Appointed by - Governing Board
Term of office - 14/7/16-13/7/17
3 absences at meetings



















































Mr Simon Hughes - Headteacher
Appointed by - Ex Officio/Governing Board
Term of office - no expiry
Serves on - Health and Safety committee, Performance management and Pay committee
Full Attenance at meetings





Mrs Fay Jagot
Staff Governor
Appointed by - School staff
Term of office - 13/4/15 - 12/4/19
2 absences at meetings

















Mr Murray Macdonald
Co-opted Governor
Appointed by - Governing Board
Term of office - 17/03/16-16/03/17
Full attendance at meetings






Mr Mark Redman
Parent Governor
Appointed by - Governing Board
Term of office - 29/9/16-28/9/20
Serves on: Finance & Operations committee; Pay committee
1 absence at meetings in previous term
















Mr Michael Richards
Foundation Governor 
Appointed by - Diocese
Term of office - 1/9/16 - 31/8/20




Other Governors who resigned during the 2015/16 year:

Mrs Violet Henning
Foundation Governor
Appointed by - Diocese 
Resigned May 2016
SEN Governor
1 absence at meetings

Mrs Natasha McGain 
 Co-opted Governor
Appointed by - Governing Board
Resigned February 2016
Link roles - Special Educational Needs, Safeguarding & child protection, Early Years, Behaviour
2 absences at meetings

Mr Chris Piper
Co-opted  Governor/Vice Chair/Associate
Appointed by - Governing Board
Resigned February 2016 (then associate to April 2016)
Term of office - 29/1/15 - 28/1/19
Link role  - Finance, Training, Phase leaders
Serves on: Pay committee
2 absences (1 at committee)

Mrs Kishli Spencer
Co-opted  Governor, Chair of Governors
Appointed by - Governing Board 
Resigned December 2015
Full attendance at meetings

The Very Reverend John Edmondson
Co-opted  Governor/Associate
Appointed by Diocese 
Resigned July 2015 before start of 2015/16



Attendance is for all governor meetings during 2015/16 academic year