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Local Governing Body Structure


Pye Bank CE Primary - Local Governing Body

Pye Bank CE Primary Governing Body is made up of 10 members. These are broken down as follows:

Five Trust Board Foundation Governors

Two Parent Governors

The Executive Headteacher and Head of School

One Staff Governor

One Co-opted Governor

Chair of Governors – Mr Steve Chew

Vice Chair of Governors – Lucy Davies & Chris Sissons

Safeguarding & Inclusion Governor – Lucy Davies


The Governors meet as a full Governing Body 5 times a year

Autumn 1 – 21st September 2021

Autumn 2 –7th  December 2021

Spring – 22nd March 2022

Summer 2 – 12th July 2022


There is a Strategic Group who meet each half term and this includes: Mr Steve Chew, Mrs Lucy Davies, Mr Chris Sissons, Mrs Maureen Andrews and Mrs Rhea Kurcewicz.

There are four Link Governor Groups who support Senior Leaders in driving forward each are of the Developing Excellence Plan.




Group Membership

Link Governor Group 1

The Quality of Education - Curriculum Implementation

Sarah Toyloco, Victoria Simcock, Mel Drake and core subject leads as appropriate to agenda


Link Governor Group 2

Quality of Education - Impact

Pip Salmon, Sarah Toyloco and Rhea Kurcewicz


Link Governor Group 3


Inclusion: Special Educational Needs and Disability, Behaviour and Personal development

Lucy Davies, Helen Best, Stephanie Lee and Deborah Maskrey



Link Governor Group 4


Leadership and Management

Steve Chew & Mo Andrews


There are also a number of Special Link Governor Groups:

Special Link Governor 

Group 1

Safeguarding Link Governor Group: This group is led by Lucy Davies and focuses on how the school keeps its children safe and ensures all the regulations are implemented.

Special Link Governor

Group 2

Business Strategy Link Governor Group: This group is led by Chris Sissons who ensures that the school uses its funding effectively to support deliver a high quality provision and ensuring pupils in making outstanding progress.

Special Link Governor

Group 3

Policy Review Group: This group checks and approves policies, ensuring they are fit for purpose and in line with Government guidance.