Governor Responsibilities

The Local School Board of New Marske Primary School

School Governors

Name Position

Link Governor Responsibility
John Dooris Head Teacher Local School Board
Mrs Sophie Long Chair of Governors Local School Board EYFS


Mrs Kimberley Lambert Staff Local School Board
Mr Stan Glover Trust Local School Board

Pay Review

Year 3 and 4
Mrs Phillipa Cook Vice chair of governors


Local School Board Year 1 and Year 2


Mrs Sarah Walker Trust Local School Board Finance monitoring
Mr Jay Laverick Trust Local School Board Health and Safety
Mr Nick Doy Parent Local School Board Year 5 and Year 6
Mrs Julie Myers Staff Local School Board
Mrs Kim McCarron Trust Local school Board
Mr Luke Myer Trust Local School Board Safeguarding & Community Engagement
Mr Steven Mountain Trust Local School Board

Process for election of New Marske Primary Governors

•   Parent governors are normally elected by other parents of children registered at the school, but if posts cannot be filled through this route the local school board may make a recommendation to the Galileo Multi Academy Trust for approval/appointment.

•   Staff governors are elected by other staff employed at the school

•   Trust governors are nominated by the Local School Board and appointed by the Galileo Multi Academy Trust Board

Term of Office

•   Four years from date of appointment, then re-elected or re-appointed as appropriate in line with the above election procedures.