Academy Governing Council

Our governors are responsible for the management of the business of the academy, including adopting an annual plan and budget, monitoring the academies by the use of targets and budgets and senior staff appointments.

Academy

Trust Governance

Find out more about our Co-op Academies Trust governance, on our trust website. Governors and Governance

Susan Tunmore (Chair)

It’s a real honour to have been nominated by the Co-op Trust to be the first Chair of Governors for Co-op Academy Clarice Cliff.  I took on the role in…

Susan Tunmore (Chair)

Diane Broadhurst

I am very proud to be the Headteacher here at Co-op Academy Clarice Cliff. I have been the Headteacher here for almost 10 years now and during that time I…

Halima Sadia

Name Halima Sadia Date Appointment 08/12/2020 Category Community Appointed by The Local Governing Body Declarations of Interest TBC Attendance at Local Governing Body Meetings (2020-2021) 1/5 Date of Resignation n/a

Helen Foy

I have worked at Co-op Academy Clarice Cliff, since its inception as Clarice Cliff Primary School and before that at Queen’s Primary. My association with Queen’s Primary began as a…

John Clarke

Full Name John Clarke Date Appointment 08/12/2020 Category of Governor Community Appointed by The Local Governing Body Declarations of Interest None Attendance at Local Governing Body Meetings (2020-2021) 4/5 Date…

Kirstie Hicks

I joined the Academy Governing Council in 2021. My background is in Art (prior to teaching) and in education, starting off as an EAL coordinator in a primary school, to training…

Lisa Tomkinson

Name Lisa Tomkinson Date Appointment 08/12/2020 Category Community Appointed by The Local Governing Body Declarations of Interest Director of Community Ventures CICVice-Chair of Open Door S-O-T CharityNiece and nephew are…

Jemma Brereton

Full Name Jemma Brereton Date Appointment 25/06/21 Category of Governor Sponsor Governor Appointed by An employee of the Co-op appointed by the sponsor Declarations of Interest Nothing to Declare Attendance…

Martin Earlam

Full Name Martin Earlam Date Appointment 08 June 2021 Category of Governor Parent Appointed by Parent Election Declarations of Interest Nothing to Declare Attendance at Local Governing Body Meetings (2020-2021)…

Carl Plant

Full Name Carl Plant Date Appointment 1/09/21 Category of Governor Sponsor Governor Appointed by An employee of the Co-op appointed by the sponsor Declarations of Interest Nothing to declare Attendance…

Kalsoom Dar

Full Name Kalsoom Dar  Date Appointment 08 June 2021 Category of Governor Parent Appointed by Parent Election Declarations of Interest None Attendance at Local Governing Body Meetings (2020-2021) 1/1 Date…

Sarah-Jayne Morris

Full Name Sarah-Jayne Morris Date Appointment 06/10/2021 Category of Governor Community Appointed by AGC Declarations of Interest None to declare Attendance at Local Governing Body Meetings (2020-2021) n/a Date of…

Past Governors

Name Category Appointed End of Term Jeff Short Co-opted Governor 08/12/2020 15/01/2021 Samantha Brown Parent Governor 01/12/2020 03/02/2021 Steve Parker Parent Governor 01/12/2020 17/03/2021 Gareth Hughes Sponsor Governor 01/12/2020 21/04/2021