Who are the Chaddlewood Local Governors?

Mr Neil Bloxham

Chair of Local Governors.

Co-opted Governor (Appointed by Board of Governors)
Term: 01/10/16 – 30/09/20 Responsibilities: SEN and SMSC
Attendance (Following MAT conversion):
2016/17: 4/5
2017/18: 4/6
Register of Interests: None

“I am the Chair of the Governing Body and I have been a governor for over 15 years, joining the governing body when my children attended the school. A children’s nurse by profession, working at Derriford Hospital, I feel that I am able to use this insight within my role as SEN Governor. The job also allows me to be able to support a great many of school events and activities, I may be frequently found at the carol service and summer activity week.”

Miss Sarah King

Headteacher

Co-opted Governor (Member of governing body by virtue of position in school)
Term: January 2016
Attendance (Following MAT conversion):
2016/17: 4/5
2017/18: 6/6
Register of Interests: None

I have worked at Chaddlewood for 23 years and during this time have worked in years 2 and 3. I was Deputy Headteacher for 7 years and Assistant Headteacher before that. I am in my 4th year as Headteacher and as you can see, love teaching and working at Chaddlewood. It is a privilege to support the families in this community.

Mrs Sarah Fear

Vice - Chair

Parent Governor (Appointed by Board of Governors)
Term: 01/10/16 – 20/09/20 . Responsibilities: Maths
Attendance (Following MAT conversion):
2016/17: 4/5
2017/18: 6/6
Register of Interests: None

“With two daughters at Chaddlewood I understand that it plays a big part in the community.

With a Project Management role at the University of Plymouth and working in the Education sector since 2001, I have extensive knowledge of financial planning and forecasting, Ofsted, data analysis, risk assessment, project management, funding models and regulations.

I have a Degree in Business and Finance, PRINCE 2 project management, L4 Management and Award in Education qualifications.

I am in the playground several times a week on the school run, and would be more than happy to listen to any parent views on the school, feeding into the Governing body.

Mrs Debbie Lyon

Parent Governor (Appointed by Board of Governors)

Term: 01/10/16 – 20/09/20 Responsibilities: Assessment and Maths
Attendance (Following MAT conversion):
2016/17: 5/5
2017/18: 5/6
Register of Interests: None

I joined the governing body in January 2016 as I am interested in education and was keen to learn more about my children's school. I work in secondary education having previously been a stay at home mum. I currently have a child in year 6 and year 1.

Mrs Christine Ahmadi

Staff Governor (Elected by Staff)

Term: Sept 2017 Responsibilities: N/A
Attendance (Following MAT conversion):
2017/18: 5/6
Register of Interests: None

“My name is Christine Ahmadi. I have been a teacher at Chaddlewood School for 15 years, 12 of those spent in The Foundation stage.”

Mr Matt Stace

Staff Governor (Elected by Staff)

Term: Sept 2018 Responsibilities: n/a
Attendance - New Governor
Register of Interests: TBC

My name is Matt Stace. I have been the Deputy Headteacher here at Chaddlewood for the last two years. I am also a teacher in year 5.

Mr Glen Jordan

Associate Member

Plymouth City Councillor
Term: 01/10/16 – 20/09/20 Responsibilities: Computing
Attendance (Following MAT conversion):
2016/17: 2/5
2017/18: 2/6
Register of Interests: None

Mrs Natalie Wooldridge

Co-opted Governor (Elected by Board of Governors)

Term: Sept 2018 Responsibilities: Finance
Attendance - New Governor
Register of Interests: TBC

Mr Ian Stace

Co-opted Governor (Elected by Board of Governors)

Term: Sept 2018 Responsibilities: Health & Safety
Attendance - New Governor
Register of Interests: TBC

My name is Ian Stace. I am a Warrant Officer Weapons Engineer in the Royal Navy Submarines Service and have served for 39 years. I have been based in Plymouth since 1985 and have been married to Isabel, a Child Protection Officer at Marine Academy Plymouth for 37 years. We have two married sons and five grandchildren.

As an Engineering manager I have extensive knowledge of the planning and project management of maintenance and defect rectification on a diverse range of Weapons Engineering equipment on Submarines. I am additionally responsible for all aspects of Health, Safety and Environmental protection both on-board the Submarine and at our associated buildings. I previously worked at the Royal Navy Submarine School at HMS Raleigh instructing management at all levels and I hope my Engineering and Health & Safety experience can be of benefit to the school.

I have an HNC in both electrical and mechanical engineering, A NEBOSH General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety and NEBOSH National Certificates in both Fire Safety & Risk Management and Construction Health & Safety

Previous Governors 
 
Mrs A. Prue (Co-opted Governor) Resigned 28.03.18
Mrs L. Ashington (Parent Governor) Resigned 30.04.18
Mrs J. Kua (Parent governor) Resigned 21.06.18
Mr R. Davey (Co-opted Governor) Resigned 21.06.18
Mrs N. Barron-Robinson (Staff Governor) Resigned 4.09.18
Mrs I. Rose (Associate Member) Resigned 23.09.18
Mr G. Jordan (Associate Member) term expired on 15.11.18