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Register of Interests

Appointment Details & Register of Interests

Senior Financial Officers of The Swanage School

Note the Headteacher (Accounting Officer) appears under Governors.

Name/s                                                                                         Position/s                                                                                                      Date of Appointment                                                                                             Term of Office Ends Elected or Appointed By Relevant Interests                 Paid (Y/N) Children at the school
Thomas, Andrew Business Manager (Chief Financial Officer) 04/01/2021 N/A N/A Member of staff at The Swanage School.

No other relevant interests
Y  

       

Governors (Trustees) of The Swanage School

Name/s                  Position/s     Date of Appointment or Re-Appointment        Term of Office Ends                Elected or Appointed By                                                              Relevant Interests                                                                                                                                                                               Paid (Y/N) Children at the School
Angel, Paul Parent Governor 07/03/2019 06/03/2023 Parents

Director, Angel, Roberts & Angel Ltd t/a Gullivers Bookshop and Westbourne Bookshop. Occasional supply of books to the school. (2010-present)

Trustee of The Mowlem Trust (2020-present)

Web Developer (2010-2015 freelance) at Blue Level & dotdot.Media who donated website to the School.

Husband of Vicki Angel, member of Education Swanage.

Former governor (to 14/09/2016).                             

Y 1
Collins, Peter Governor 06/09/2018 AGM 2022 Members of Education Swanage                                     

Volunteers at the School. No other relevant interests.

N  
Duke, Alex Staff Governor 26/03/2019 25/03/2023 Staff

Teacher at the school

Y  
Hamilton-Fletcher, Tanya Governor 16/09/2020 AGM 2024 Members of Education Swanage

Social Work Manager at Dorset Council (until 30/9/20)
Registered social worker of SW England (Regulatory Body).

Y  
Hines, Adam Staff Governor 07/12/2020 06/12/2024 Staff Teacher at the school; partner is an employee.    
Knight, William Governor 05/09/2019 AGM 2023 Members of Education Swanage

Councillor of Langton Matravers Parish Council

N

 
Marcus, Tim Chair of Governors 05/09/2019 AGM 2023 Members of Education Swanage

Director of Blue Level Media Ltd, Blue Level Hosting Ltd and Blue Level Ltd – gratis supply of website & perpetual hosting to the school.

Y 2
Maraspin, Jenny

Headteacher

(Accounting Officer)

20/03/2020 N/A Ex Officio

Headteacher of The Swanage School [20/03/2020 - present].
Acting Headteacher of The Swanage School [04/01/19 - 19/03/20].

Ofsted Inspector.

Member of The Swanage Town and Community Partnership. 

Partner works at the school. 

Y  
Millman, Vanessa Governor 05/09/2019 AGM 2022

Members of Education Swanage

No relevant interests 1 1
O'Connor, Helen Governor  16/09/2020 31/08/2021 Co-opted by Governing Body

Employee of Teach First, managing programmes that the school may have an interest in. Teach First may provide services to the School. 

Member of Chartered College of Teaching and the Royal Society of Arts. 

Y  
Rowley, Amanda Governor

 

06/09/2018 AGM 2022 Members of Education Swanage

Director, PJM Advertising South Ltd and MRM Products Ltd. May offer advertising & marketing services to the trust/school.

Coaches netball at the school (volunteer)

Y

 

 

 

N

1
Starmer, Jessica Governor 05/09/2019 AGM 2023 Members of Education Swanage

No relevant interests

N 1
Starmer-Howes, Catherine Parent Governor 20/01/2021 19/01/2025 Parents Has in the past arranged the Isle of Purbeck Music Festival and may be involved again in future. N 1
Styants, Carl Governor 16/09/2020 31/08/2021 Co-opted by Governing Body

Partner is a member of Education Swanage.

  1
Tooley, Isobel Governor 06/09/2018 AGM 2022 Members of Education Swanage

Employee of Aon who, in principle, could provide insurance broking services to the School. Wife of Director, S Tooley Ltd (Business Consultancy)           

N  

 

Past Governors of The Swanage School (who have served in the previous 12 months)

Name/s                   Position/s Date of Appointment or Re-appointment                                  Stepped Down              Elected or Appointed By                    Relevant Interests                                         
Martin, Joanne Governor 16/09/2020 08/02/2021 Members of Education Swanage No relevant interests
Newman, Nicola Governor 14/09/2016 16/09/2020 Members of Education Swanage

CEO Ansbury Guidance, which has a Dorset County Council contract to provide Information, Advice & Guidance training for young people, and provides services to the school via this contract. 

Director of Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership Ltd 
Director of Dorset Chamber of Commerce & Industry 
Director of Careers England 
Member of Dorset Chamber of Commerce & Industry 
Member of Careers England 

O'Connor, Helen Governor 18/09/2019 31/08/2020 Co-opted by Governing Body

Employee of Teach First, managing programmes that the school may have an interest in. Teach First may provide services to the School. 

Member of Chartered College of Teaching and the Royal Society of Arts.

Stephen, Alison Governor 14/09/2017 31/03/2021 Members of Education Swanage

Employed by St Marks Primary, Swanage.

Works with families and pupils who may later attend or have siblings at The Swanage School

Styants, Carl Governor 14/09/2016 16/09/2020 Members of Education Swanage
 
Partner is a member of Education Swanage.
Taylor, Nicola Staff Governor 12/04/2016 11/04/2020 Staff
 
Member of staff
Taylor, Nicola Governor 06/05/2020 31/10/2020 Co-opted by the Governing Body Member of staff

 

Members of Education Swanage

Name/s                    Date of Admission       Appointed By                            Relevant Interests Children at the School      
Collins, Peter 06/09/2018 Education Swanage Governor (See Governor Register of Interests)  
Drayson, Collette 05/09/2019

Education Swanage

Was an Original Signatory Member and former governor. 
Trustee of Langton Matravers Village Hall. 

 
Hamilton-Fletcher, Tanya 16/09/2020 Education Swanage Social Work Manager at Dorset Council (until 30/9/20)
Registered social worker of SW England (Regulatory Body).
 
Knight, William 26/04/2011 Original Signatory Member

Governor (see Governors' Register of Interests)                             

 
Marcus, Tim 05/09/2019 Education Swanage

Governor (see Governors' Register of Interests)

2

 

Newman, Nicola 14/09/2016 Education Swanage

CEO Ansbury Guidance, which has a Dorset County Council contract to provide Information, Advice & Guidance training for young people, and provides services to the school via this contract. 

Director of Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership Ltd 
Director of Dorset Chamber of Commerce & Industry 
Director of Careers England 
Member of Dorset Chamber of Commerce & Industry 
Member of Careers England 

 
O’Connor, Helen 26/04/2011 Education Swanage

Employee of Teach First, which may provide services to the School.  

Member of Chartered College of Teaching and the Royal Society of Arts.  

Former governor (to 17/09/2015), co-opted governor (18/09/19-31/08/20 and 16/09/20-present).

1
Pearson, Elaine 06/09/2018 Education Swanage

Partner of Carl Styant, governor

1
Rowley, Amanda 04/10/2011 Education Swanage Governor (see Governors' Register of Interests)

1

Starmer, Jessica 06/09/2018 Education Swanage

Governor (see Governors' Register or Interests)

1
Stephens, Alison 04/10/2011 Education Swanage

Governor (see Governors’ Register of Interests)

1
Styants, Carl 26/04/2011 Original Signatory Member

Governor (see Governors’ Register of Interests)

Partner of Elaine Pearson, member.

1
Sumbler, Helen 14/09/2016 Education Swanage

No relevant interests.

2
Tooley, Isobel 04/10/2011 Education Swanage

Governor (see Governors’ Register of Interests)

 
Trite, William (Cllr) 22/10/2014 Education Swanage

Dorset Council Councillor.

 

 

Past Members of Education Swanage (who have served in the previous 12 months)

Name                                                                      Date of Admission                                    

Date Stepped Down or
Lapsed                                                      

Appointed By                                                                                                         

Relevant Interests

Angel, Paul 26/04/2011 01/03/2021*

Original Signatory Member

Governor (see Governors' Register of Interests)
Angel, Victoria 05/09/2019 01/03/2021* Education Swanage Wife of Paul Angel, Governor.

Director of Diverse Thinking, Dyslexia Assessor. May offer services to the School. 

Chair of Dorset PATOSS (professional association of teachers of students with specific learning difficulties)     
Corke, Andrew 05/09/2019 01/03/2021* Education Swanage
 
Trustee of Wave Youth & children's Ministry and of Swanage Parochial Church Council (PCC).
Hatto, Mark 14/09/2016 16/09/2020 Education Swanage
 
Former governor of The Swanage School.
Lejeune, John 22/10/2014 01/03/2021* Education Swanage
 
Former governor of The Swanage School. Current governor at St Mary's RC Primary School, Swanage.  Husband of Alexandra Lejeune, former member and former Swanage Town Councillor.
 
Millman, Vanessa 05/09/2019 01/03/2021* Education Swanage
 
Governor (See Governor Register)
Parker, Stephen 28/08/2013 01/03/2021*

Education Swanage

Trustee of Purbeck Citizen Advice (soon to be Citizens Advice in East Dorset & Purbeck.

Trustee of Citizens Advice in Dorset.

Member of Swanage Folk Festival organising committee

One grandchild at the school, one to join in September 2021.

Tatchell, Joanna 26/04/2011 01/03/2021* Original Signatory Member

No relevant interests

* The annual membership year runs from 1st September to 31st August. The membership fee becomes due on the 1st August which in any event must be paid no later than 1st March in the following year, at which point membership is deemed to have lapsed.