Who's Who

There are different categories of governor, although all have the same roles and responsibilities as part of the governing body:

  • Parent – elected by parents
  • Staff – elected by the school
  • Local authority – appointed by the Local Authority
  • Co-opted – appointed by the governing body
  • Mrs Kim Wickens

    Staff Governor (Administrator)

    EYFS Governor
    Current term of office ends on 15 December 2021

  • Mrs Catherine Pinder

    Parent Governor (also School Business Manager)

    Data Governor
    Term of office ends on 7 December 2020

  • Mrs Louise Anscombe

    Parent Governor

    Safeguarding and Safer Recruitment Governor
    Website Governor
    Hobbit Class Governor
    Term of office ends on 5 June 2022

  • Mr Wayne Mott

    Parent Governor

    More Able Inclusion Governor
    Hobbit Class Governor
    Member of Pay Committee
    Term of office ends on 5 June 2022

  • VACANT

    LA Governor

  • Mrs Anita McGuiness

    Clerk to Governors

    amcguinness@rusper.w-sussex.sch.uk

    Not a governor but works with the Governing Body to provide administrative support, together with advice and guidance on governance, powers, constitutional and procedural matters and any legislative changes.

  • Mrs Emma Worskett

    Chair Person - Co-opted

    eworskett@rusper.w-sussex.sch.uk

    Chair of Governors
    Chair and Member of Pay Committee
    Member of Headteacher’s Performance Panel
    Member of Discipline and Appeals Committee
    SEND Inclusion Governor
    Pegasus Class Governor
    Term of office ends on 1 October 2019

  • Mr Bob Ethrington

    Vice Chairman - Co-opted

    Vice-Chair of Governors
    Member of Headteacher’s Performance Panel
    Member of Discipline and Appeals Committee
    Finance Governor
    Unicorn Class Governor
    Term of office ends on 1 October 2019

  • Mr Tony Tripp

    Co-opted Governor

    Member of Headteacher’s Performance Panel
    Health and Safety Governor
    Unicorn Class Governor
    Term of office ends on 10 October 2020

  • Mrs Belinda Kiely

    Co-opted Governor

    Member of Pay Committee
    Member of Discipline and Appeals Committee
    Teaching and Learning Monitoring Governor
    Gruffalo Class Governor
    Term of office ends on 15 July 2022

  • Mr Rick Hamnett

    Associate Member

    Premises Governor
    Term of office ends on 17 December 2021

  • Mr David Warren

    Associate Member

    School Effectiveness Strategy Working Party Lead Member
    Gruffalo Class Governor
    Term of office ends on 26 March 2022