The Weatheralls Primary School


Advisory Body

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School Advisory Body - Register of Interests 2021-2022

School Advisory Body - Attendance 2020-2021

The Advisory Body of The Weatheralls consists of a voluntary group of local people appointed for a four-year term of office. They represent the local community, parents, teaching and non-teaching staff.

 Their responsibilities include:

  • Setting the aims and objectives of the school in consultation with the Trustees.
  • Determination of the educational vision and development plan of the school in consultation with the Trustees
  • Receive and note the annual budget for the school as set by the Trust Board and identify any risks that this may present in delivery of the school development plan and raise such matters through the Trust Board
  • Review the overall schools staffing structure
  • Evaluate the school performance along with the School Performance Committee
  • Consider the quality of Teaching, Learning and Assessment and Curriculum development
  • Ensure that all children, including those with special educational needs, have access to a broad and balanced curriculum
  • Listen to and report to the school’s stakeholder: pupils, parents, staff and the wider community, including local employers
  • Undertake Advisory Body member visits
  • Consider community engagement and any community development plans. Advise the Trust Board of any local issues affecting the school
  • Review strategic developments and advise the Trust Board on value for money decisions

The current Advisory Body comprises the following members:





Lisa Radcliffe




Anne Bevan


Appointed member and Trustee

Pupil Premium

Looked After Children

Risk and Audit Committee

School Performance Committee

John Blackman-Northwood


Parent member

Teaching and Learning

Change Management and School Improvement

Child Protection and Safeguarding


Mark Cooney

Parent member









Kirsty Lofts

(Vice Chair)

Parent member

Behaviour and Ethos


 Risk and Audit Committee

Samantha Reeves

Parent member


 Pupil Premium and Sports Grant Committee

Joshua Schumann

Appointed member and





Simon Wright

Appointed member  Member and Trustee Staploe Education Trust



Chair of the Staploe Education Trust

Infrastructure Committee

Finance Committee

Michelle Woollard

Staff member



Governance Professional

Rachel Earl

To contact any member of the Advisory Body, please contact the school office -