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Governing Body

St Ambrose College’s success, and ambition for the future, is driven by and shared with our Governing Body.  Our Governors bring considerable expertise from many areas of public and commercial life.  They give their time freely and work closely with the Senior Leadership Team. 

The Governing Board’s duties include:

  • setting strategic direction, policies and objectives 
  • approving the school budget 
  • reviewing progress against the school's budget and objectives 
  • appointing, supporting and challenging the Principal

Governors:-

Name

Date of appointment

Date of resignation

Term

Status

Dr Peter Goodwin

01/09/2017

 

4

Foundation - Chair

Mr Adrian Lewis

01/09/2017

 

4

Foundation

Mr Bernard Sharp

01/11/2016

 

4

Co-opted

Mrs Helen Norwood

25/09/2018

 

4

Co-opted

Mrs Margaret Kerr

25/09/2018

 

4

Co-opted

Br George Gordon

18/03/2016

 

4

Foundation

Mr Peter Riley

07/11/2018

 

4

Foundation

Mr Matthew Arthur

07/11/2018

 

4

Foundation

Mr Dermot Rainey

01/09/2018

 

 

Principal

Dr Ros Tavernor

22/11/2018

 

4

Parent - Vice Chair

Mr Damian Grainger

22/11/2018

 

4

Parent

Mrs Helen Rose

22/11/2018

 

4

Parent - Vice Chair

Dr Angela Byrne 09/08/2019   4 Foundation
Mrs Laura Whittle 09/08/2019   4 Foundation

Mrs Pauline Ridgeway

16/01/2015

15/01/2019

4

Staff

Mr Matthew Lalley

08/12/2014

07/12/2018

4

Parent

Register of Business Interests:

In accordance with the Academies Financial Handbook, issued by the Education Funding Agency, the College must regularly update and publish relevant business and pecuniary interests of Governors and senior employees.  This information will be updated on a regular basis to reflect any notifiable changes by Governors and employees, and any appointments, retirements and resignations.  As a minimum this register will be updated on an annual basis.

Register of interests 2018/19

Register of interests 2019/20

Contacting the Governors:

If you would like further information about the St Ambrose College Governing Body or would like to contact a Governor, please email or write to the Clerk to Governors

Clerk to Governors

St Ambrose College
Hale Road      
Hale Barns
Altrincham
WA15 0HE