School governors are people who want to make a positive contribution to children’s education. Governors are one of the largest volunteer forces in the country and have an important part to play in raising school standards. The role of the governing body is absolutely key to the effectiveness of a school.

Our governing body is made up of;

  • 1 Headteacher
  • 5 Co-Opted Governor
  • 1 Staff Governor
  • 4 parent Governors
  • 1 Local Authority governor – Vacancy, if you are interested in finding out more about the role contact Mandy Jowett clerk to governors on 0115 9320741.
Full Governing Body
Governor Type
Curriculum responsibility
Resource Management
Teaching & Learning
Rachel Crowther Head Teacher Safeguarding black-tick black-tick
Chris Phillips (Chair) Co-Opted Maths black-tick black-tick
Tracy Thorp (Vice Chair) Co-Opted History, SEND, anti bullying black-tick
Alan Geary Co-Opted Music black-tick
Linda Frudd Co-Opted Safeguarding black-tick
Katie Smith Co-Opted
Matthew Gotheridge Staff Physical Education black-tick
Sarah Sheath Parent black-tick
Julia Hill Parent black-tick
Jo Tomlinson Parent ICT black-tick
Vicky Floyd Parent black-tick
Mandy Jowett Clerk to Governors

At Dallimore we have a committed governing body who sit on either the Resource Management Committee or the Teaching and Learning Committee. All governors sit on the Full Governing Body. All committees meet six times a year.