Agenda and minutes

Local Authority School Governor Nomination Panel
Monday, 6th February, 2017 2.00 pm

Venue: Committee Suite 2/3 - Westfields, Middlewich Road, Sandbach, CW11 1HZ. View directions

Contact: Rachel Graves  Democratic Services Officer

Link: Audio recording

Items
No. Item

15.

Apologies for Absence

To receive any apologies for absence

Minutes:

There were no apologies for absence.

16.

Public Speaking Time/Open Session

In accordance with Procedure Rules Nos. 11 and 35, a total period of 10 minutes is allocated for members of the public to address the Panel on any matter relevant to its work.

 

Individual members of the public may speak for up to 5 minutes, but the Chairman will decide how the period of time allocated for public speaking will be apportioned where there are a number of speakers.  Members of the public are not required to give notice to use this facility.  However, as a matter of courtesy, a period of 24 hours’ notice is encouraged.

 

Members of the public wishing to ask a question at the meeting should provide at least three clear working days’ notice in writing and should include the question with that notice. This will enable an informed answer to be given.

 

 

Minutes:

No members of the public were present.

17.

Declarations of Interest

To provide an opportunity for Members and Officers to declare any disclosable pecuniary and non-pecuniary interests in any item on the agenda.

 

Declarations are a personal matter for each Member to decide.  Whilst Officers can advise on the Code and its interpretation, the decision to declare or not, is the responsibility of the Member, based on the particular circumstances.

 

Minutes:

In the interests of openness, Councillors H Gaddum, A Harewood and G Walton declared that they knew the applicant for Hurdsfield Community Primary School-Mrs Christine Tomlinson, as she was a former Macclesfield Borough Councillor.

18.

Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 50 KB

To approve the Minutes of the Meeting held on 17 October 2016

Minutes:

RESOLVED:

 

That the minutes of the meeting held on 17 October 2016 be confirmed as a correct record.

19.

Exclusion of Press and Public

The reports relating to the following item has been withheld from public circulation and deposit pursuant to Section 100(B)(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 on the grounds that the matters may be determined with the press and public excluded.

 

The Panel is asked to RESOLVE –

 

That the press and public be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the following item, pursuant to Section 100(A)4 of the Local Government Act 1972 on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in Paragraph 1 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of The Local Government Act 1972 and the public interest would not be served in publishing the information.

Minutes:

RESOLVED:

 

That the press and public be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the following item, in pursuant to Section 100(A)(4) of the Local Government Act 1972 as amended on the grounds that it involved the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in Paragraph 1 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972 and the public interest would not be served in publishing this information.

20.

Local Authority Nominations to School Governing Bodies

The report of the Executive Director, informs Members of current Local Authority Governor vacancies within Cheshire East maintained schools

Minutes:

The Panel considered the Director’s report on vacancies within Cheshire East maintained schools and academies and the applications received for nominations to identified posts.

 

RESOLVED:

 

That having regard to the statutory guidance in making nominations, the Panel approve the following:

 

1 Nomination for Appointment

 

BOLLINGTON CROSS CE PRIMARY SCHOOL

Miss Claire Cartwright                                

 

KETTLESHULME ST JAMES’ CE PRIMARY SCHOOL

Prof Dominic Medway                                

 

MABLINS LANE PRIMARY SCHOOL

Mr Paul Cooke                                                                    

 

2 Nominations for Reappointment

 

 

HURDSFIELD PRIMARY SCHOOL

Mrs Christine Tomlinson

 

RAINOW PRIMARY SCHOOL

Mr Julien Rye

21.

Date of Next Meeting

The Panel is asked to note that the next meeting is scheduled at 2.00 pm on Monday 3 July 2017

Minutes:

The next meeting is to be held on Monday 3 July 2017 in the Committee Suite, Westfields.