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Cedars Primary School

Respect, Honesty, Kindness, Pride, Ambition

Governors' Information & Duties

The Governing Body has a responsibility to support and monitor the work of the school and its leadership team. The body is made up of Governors representing staff, parents, the community and the local authority. Our governors meet regularly to discuss all aspects of school leadership and management. The Chair of Governors can be contacted through the school office on 01254 261609 or by emailing office@cedars.blackburn.sch.uk.

 

Cedars Primary School Governing Body 

 

Chair of Governors (Co-opted)

 

 Mrs Adeeba Hussain - Terms of office expire 24.03.2025

Business & Pecuinary Interests: None 

Governance roles in other educational organisations: None

 

Authority Governor 

 

Vice Chair - Cllr Parvaiz Akhtar: Terms of office expire 01.09.2024

Business /pecuniary interests: None

Governance roles in other educational organisations: None

 

Ex-officio

 

Headteacher - Mrs Nicola Truman - Terms of office (Ex officio) 

Business /pecuniary interests: None

Governance roles in other educational organisations: None

 

Staff Governor

 

 Teacher - Miss Farida Esat - Terms of office 19.11.2027

Business/Pecuniary interests: None 

Governance roles in other educational organisations: None

 

 

Co-opted Governors 

 

Mr Stephen Jones - Terms of office expire 24.03.2025

Business /pecuniary interests: None

Governance roles in other educational organisations - Chair of Governors at Meadow Head Primary School - Blackburn 

 

Mrs Shahnaz Hussain - Terms of office expire 01.09.2027 

Business /pecuniary interests: None

Governance roles in other educational organisations: None

 

 Mrs Ana-Maria Chiosa - Terms of office expire 19.12.2025

Business /pecuniary interests: None

Governance roles in other educational organisations: None

 

Parent Governors

 

Mrs Asma Khan - Terms of office expire 19.11.2024

Business /pecuniary interests: None

Governance roles in other educational organisations: None

 

Mrs Assiya Khan - Terms of office expire 04.10.2025

Business /pecuniary interests: None

Governance roles in other educational organisations: None

 

 

 

                          Staff Dismissal Disciplinary

Any 3 Governors not involved in the matter (not Staff or Teaching Governors)

  

             Appeals

Any 3 Governors not involved in the matter (not Staff or Teaching Governors)

  

               Pupil Discipline

Any 3 Governors not involved in the matter (not Staff or Teaching Governors)

                                                                       OTHER COMMITTEES  (See Terms of Reference)

  

                 Education 

Parwaiz Akhtar (Chair), Nicola Truman (Headteacher), Adeeba Hussain Anna Marie Chiosa, Farida Esat Shahnaz Hussain and Asma Khan

  

               Business

Stephen Jones (chair), Adeeba Hussain,  Assiya Khan, Shahnaz Hussain and Nicola Truman (Headteacher)

        Pay 

 

                                Grievances/Appeals

Nicola Truman, Adeeba Hussain, Stephen Jones and Parwaiz Akhtar

 

Any 3 Governors not involved in the matter (not Staff or Teaching Governors)

  

                                                  DESIGNATED RESPONSIBILITY  (See Terms of Reference)

 

        Finance

                       Stephen Jones                 

Safeguarding

Adeeba Hussain

SEN/CIOC

Assiya Khan

Health & Safety

Stephen Jones & Asma Khan

 

                         Pupil Premium

                         Adeeba  Hussain 

  Link Governor

  Adeeba    Hussain 

Literacy

Assiya Khan

Numeracy

Parwaiz Akhtar

 

                                                         Curriculum Links 

                        Science 

          Stephen Jones

History 

Adeeba Hussain 

Computing E safety 

Shahnaz Hussain

Art & Design Tech 

 Shahnaz Hussain

French 

Stephen Jones 

PSHE & RE 

Cllr Parwaiz Akhtar 

Music  & PE 

Asma Khan/Ana Maria Chiosa  

EYFS

Assiya Khan

 

Governing Body

Governing Body Register of Business Interest 23-24

DIVERSITY

 

Attendance 2023 - 2024

2023/24 Full Governing Body 

      

Governors

Autumn Term 

06/12/2023

 Spring Term 

20/03/2024

 Summer Term 

10/07/2024

Adeeba Hussain P  
Cllr P AkhtarApologies  
Stephen Jones P  
Ana Maria Chiosa P  
Asma Khan Apologies  
Farida Esat P  
Assiya Khan P  
Shahnaz Hussain P  
Nicola Truman P  
 

 

  

 

       

    2023/24 Education Committee 

      

Governors

Autumn Term 

29/11/2023

 Spring Term 

06/03/2024

 Summer Term 

26/06/2024

Cllr P Akhtar Apologies

 

 
Nicola Truman P  
Ana Maria Chiosa P  
Shahnaz Hussain P  
Asma Khan P  
Farida Esat P  
Adeeba HussainP  

 

       

     2023/24 Business Committee 

      

Governors

Autumn Term 

29/11/2023

 Spring Term 

06/03/2024

 Summer Term 

26/06/2024

Stephen Jones P  
Assiya Khan P  
Adeeba Hussain P  
Shahnaz Hussain P  
Nicola Truman P  
 

 

  

 

Attendance 2022 - 2023

 

2022/23 Full Governing Body 

      

Governors

Autumn Term 

07/12/2022

 Spring Term 

22/03/2023

 Summer Term 

19/07/2023

Adeeba Hussain PPP
Cllr P Akhtar PApologiesP
Stephen Jones PPP
Ana Maria Chiosa PPApologies
    
    
Asma Khan PApologiesApologies
Farida Esat PPP
Assiya Khan PApologiesP
Tuyyba Hussain PPP
Nicola Truman PPP
 

 

  

 

       

    2022/23 Education Committee 

      

Governors

Autumn Term 

30/11/2022

 Spring Term 

08/03/2023

 Summer Term 

05/07/2023

Cllr P Akhtar P 

Apologies

P
Nicola Truman PPP
Ana Maria Chiosa ApologiesPP
Sumeya Khan ApologiesApologiesApologies
Asma Khan PPP
Farida Esat PPApologies

 

       

     2022/23 Business Committee 

      

Governors

Autumn Term 

30/11/2022

 Spring Term 

08/03/2023

 Summer Term 

05/07/2023

Stephen Jones PPP
Assiya Khan PPApologies
Adeeba Hussain ApologiesPP
Tuyyba Hussain PPP
Sumeya Khan PPApologies
Nicola Truman PPP
 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

             

       

 

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