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Welcome to Manorfield Primary and Nursery School
Empathy,
Responsibility,
Integrity,
Courage
Acceptance

Governors

ROSIE MALARKEY - CHAIR

Rosie retired from her role as a School Improvement Consultant for Surrey three years ago, soon after joining the governing body of Manorfield.  She has had a career in education all of her adult life, previously as a headteacher in a Surrey primary school and has worked across education in primary, secondary and special schools.  She has thoroughly enjoyed all of her roles in education and feels very privileged to be Chair of Governors at Manorfield – with a great team of staff and governors working together to ensure that all children succeed in their learning and enjoy their time at primary school.

MIKE GEORGE - VICE CHAIR

Mike is a town councillor & chairman of the Court Lodge Residents Association. He has a long time interest in the school & its predecessors his children & a granddaughter being former pupils. Mike, in addition to being vice chairman of the Governing Body has special responsibilities for Safeguarding, Looked After children & Health & Safety.

ANDREW HOLDER

Andrew is a Chartered Accountant and, after a career in finance in both London and the USA, returned to Surrey to become Director of a Dorking-based investment management company. He is a Fellow of the ICAEW and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment. Andrew has three teenage children, all of whom attended different schools in both the UK and the USA and hopes to bring some of that experience to Manorfield.

DAN JONES

Dan is a Dad of two boys, one who is currently in the school and one who has just finished.  He has been a parent governor since 2014 and is very proud to be part of a fantastic team that looks to ensure the best for the pupils at Manorfield.

He is a learning and development professional and works full-time as a Head of Learning and Development in the Health sector. He looks to use his professional and parental experiences to support and challenge the senior team in order to build on the schools’ fantastic reputation and help improve that even further.  In addition, he holds the responsibility of link governor for learning and development within the governing body.

ZOE JACKSON

Zoe has significant business experience supporting financial services companies and charities.  She is a qualified teacher and has had a connection with the school for a number of years having also been the Clerk to the Governors at one stage.  Zoe is a Co-opted Governor and has special responsibilities for Data and Assessment.

DENNIS GINTER

Dennis has many years teaching experience, in Canada and here in the UK. He is currently volunteering at Manorfield, helping children with their reading. He and his wife Chris live about 100 metres from the school gate. He is very family focused. 

 

LIZ KIRKLAND

Liz is currently Assistant Headteacher in a large West Sussex state secondary all boys school. She has been teaching since 2002 and so has a wealth of experience in the ever changing world of education! With two children of her own, one of whom is still at Manorfield, she is dedicated to supporting the school. As a musician she is extremely proud of the varied curriculum that Manorfield offers all its pupils whist also ensuring excellent progress in core subjects. 

MARTIN SHOREY

Martin and his family moved to Horley to take up the position as Minister of Horley Baptist Church.  Prior to becoming a minister Martin was a High School teacher in Ipswich.  Martin has 3 children, 2 of which are pupils at Manorfield, and has special responsibilities for Special Education Needs and Disability

Parent Vacancy
   
Co-opted Vacancy

FRANK POWER - Governors' Clerk

Strictly Education 4S

Frank joined the school as governors’ clerk in July 2019. He has acted as clerk for over 40 schools and previously taught at all three Horley secondary schools.

 

 

We are lucky to have a strong team of Governors who play an active role in school life.

 

If you are interested in becoming a governor of our school, or wish to contact the governors, please email the Clerk to the Governors at the following email address: clerk@manorfield.surrey.sch.uk 

Manorfield Primary and Nursery School Governor Details

Name Type Appointment start Appointment end Meetings attended in last 12 months Appointing Body Additional notes/Responsibilities
Rosie Malarkey (Chair) Co-opted 18/10/17 17/10/21 100% Governing Body Chair of Governors, responsible for liaison with LA in the event of allegation (Child Protection) against Headteacher
Michael George (Vice Chair) Co-opted 20/04/19 19/04/23 100% Governing Body Vice Chair, Child Protection/Safeguarding, Looked After Children, Health and Safety
Dennis Ginter Co-opted 20/04/19 19/04/23 100%  Governing Body

Looked After Children, Health and Safety

Andrew Holder Co-opted 26/04/17 25/04/21 83% Governing Body Finance (pending)
Zoe Jackson Co-opted 26/04/17 25/04/21 100% Governing Body Data Assessment
Vacancy Co-opted          
Liz Kirkland LA 30/09/16 29/09/20 33% Local Authority Early Years Link Governor
Daniel Jones Parent 04/07/18 03/07/22 67% Parents Governor Training/Development
Martin Shorey Parent 12/11/18 11/11/22 100% Parents Special Educational Needs and Disability
Vacancy Parent          
Nicola Jones (Headteacher) Staff Head 03/09/07   100% Ex-officio  
James Butcher Staff - Teacher 01/09/14 31/08/22 100% Staff  
Elizabeth Vincent (Deputy Head) Associate Member 23/01/19 22/01/23 100% Governing Body  

 

Governors who have resigned in the last 12 months
Name Type Appointment start Appointment End Meetings attended in 12 months  Appointing Body Additional notes/Responsibilities
Mandy Hobden Co-opted   12/04/19

67%

Governing Body  

Register of Interests 

 

Governor

Name of Organisation

Nature of Business

Nature of Interest

Date Declared

Michael George

Horley Town Council

Court Lodge Residents Association

Local Authority

Residents Association

Councillor

Chairman

06/09/2016

Liz Kirkland

The Forest School

School

Education

05/10/2016

Dennis Ginter

 

 

 

pending

Daniel Jones

None

None

None

30/08/2015

Nicola Jones

None

None

None

01/09/2015

James Butcher

None

None

None

01/09/2015

Elizabeth Vincent

None

None

None

01/09/2015

Rosie Malarkey

None

None

None

10/09/2019

Zoe Jackson

None

None

None

10/09/2019

Andrew Holder

None

None

None

26/04/2017

Martin Shorey

None

None

None

10/09/2019

 

Resigned in the last 12 months

 

Mandy Hobden

None

None

None

11/09/2015

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