Here you will find general information about governing bodies and more specific information relating to our own school governing body.

Copies of meeting minutes are held in the school office and can be viewed upon request.

Any correspondence for the attention of the governing body should be sent for the attention of :


Mrs M. Wong (Chair of Governors)

C/O Fazakerley Primary School

Formosa Drive



L10 7LD


Roles and Responsibilities

Our school governing body consists of:

  • Parent governors  (Parents elected by parents)
  • Staff governors (School staff elected by school staff)
  • Local authority governors (appointed by the local authority)
  • Community governors (members of the local community appointed by the governing body)

The governing body is responsible for ensuring that the school is run to promote pupils achievement. The duties of the school governing body include:

  • setting strategic direction, policies and objectives




Membership of Governor Structure and Responsibilities 2016-2017

Governor Name Governor Type Date of Appointment Term of Office Governor Role/Link 
Mrs Stella Arends Co-opted  1st Sept 2015 4 Years EYFS & CLLD 
Mrs Gillian Bracken Co-opted  1st Oct 2014 4 Years English & MFL 
Rev. Andy Brown Co-opted  1st Sept 2015 4 Years PSHCE & Pupil Council 
Mrs Jennifer Carter Head Teacher      
Mrs Suzanne Chester Co-opted 1st Jan 2017  4 Years Safeguarding, LAC & G&T 
Mrs Michelle Hardy Parent  1st Sept 2015 4 Years Maths & Assessment 
Mrs Lynn O’Callaghan Local Authority  1st Sept 2015 4 Years SEND & P.E. 
Mrs Jean Spilsbury Staff 1st July 2013  4 Years History & Computing 
Mrs Helen Wheelhouse Parent  1st Sept 2015 4 Years Music & Art 
Mrs Freda Whittamore   Co-opted  1st Sept 2015 4 Years R.E. & Geography 
Mr Joseph Wildridge Staff 1st Sept 1999  4 Years Science & Design Technology 
Mrs Michelle Wong Co-opted 1st Sept 2015  4 Years Attendance & Extended Services 

Pecuniary Interests were shared by the following Governors:

Mrs Michelle Hardy – Children access Extended Services Provision. 


Governing Body Information



Terms of Reference

Environment terms of reference.doc

Extended Services Terms of Reference

Finance and Personnel Terms of Reference

Teaching and Learning Terms of Reference


New Governors Handbook

Induction Pack for new Governors