Governors

Governors at Soar Valley College work with the leaders of the school principally to fulfil the role of a Governing body this includes:

• Setting the school’s vision, ethos and strategic direction;
• Holding the Principal to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils;
• Overseeing the financial performance of the school and making sure its money is well spent.

Soar Valley College currently has 11 Governors plus The Principal as senior leader. It is serviced by a trained clerk. Currently, the Associate Principal of the school also attends Governors meetings.

Click here to see a summary of the Governors and their roles.

If you need to contact the Governing Body please ring the Principal’s PA on 0116 2669625.

 

List of Governors

Position

Name

Appointed

Term of
Office Ends

Business Interests

Clerk - Non Voting

Smita Stone

24.08/2019

 

None

Co-opted Governor 

Lesley Hall

11.06.2019

30.06.2023

None

Co-opted Governor/ Vice Chair/ Pupil Premium

Ann White

11.06.2019

30.06.2023

None

Co-opted Governor/ Chair

Dr Ed Thompson 

11.06.2019

30.06.2023

None

Co-opted Governor/ Deputy SEND

Anne Challenger

11.10.2016

11.10.2020

None

Co-opted Governor

Dolatrai Mistry  

11.06.2019

30.06.2023

None

Principal

Julie Robinson

 

 

None

Co-opted Governor/ Safeguarding

Vibha Gohil

11.06.2019

30.06.2023

None

Parent Governor

Sam Rogers

02.11.2015

02/11/2023

None

Co-opted Governor/ SEND

Maha Khochen

21/10/2019

20/10/2023

None

Local Authority Governor/ Careers

Helen Exon

9/6/2020

9/6/2024

None

Staff Governor/ Anti-bullying

Jordan Styles

13/10/2020

12/10/2024

None

Co-opted Governor

Jaspreet Sangha

14/06/2022

14/06/2026

Contractor at Kaplan Financial Ltd

FGB Meeting Attendance

Name

14/06/22

15/03/22

7/12/21

12/10/21

15/06/21

16/03/21

8/12/20

Smita Stone

 -

Lesley Hall

 ✔  ✔

Ann White

✔   -

Ed Thompson

 ✔ - ✔ 

Anne Challenger

 ✔  ✔ -

Dolatrai Mistry  

 ✔ - - -

Julie Robinson

 ✔  ✔

Vibha Gohil

 - -  ✔ - -

Sam Rogers

 - -  ✔ - -

Maha Khochen

- ✔  - -

Helen Exon

 ✔  -

Jordan Styles

 ✔  ✔

Jaspreet Sangha

           

 

Business (Chaired by the Principal)
• Finance
• Staffing
• Resources
• Health and safety

Curriculum (chaired by the Associate Principal)
• Teaching and learning
• Curriculum
• Achievement, including analysis of data
• Special educational needs
• Safeguarding

Julie Robinson

 Maha Khochen

Ann White

Vibha Gohil (Chair)

Lesley Hall

Ed Thompson

Vibha Gohil (Chair)

Sam Rogers

Dolatrai Mistry

Jordan Styles

Anne Challenger

Lesley Hall

Ed Thompson

Helen Exon

 

Dates of Meetings 2021/22

Full Governor Meeting

Business Sub Committee

Curriculum Sub Committee

11 October 2022

23rd November 2022

6 December 2022

28 February 2023

14 March 2023

23 May 2023

13 June 2023

 

 

 

Schools are expected to publish certain information to comply with the Freedom of Information Act 2000. This includes approved minutes, agendas and any papers considered. (excluding confidential information)

If you would like to request sight of these papers, please contact Mrs S Stone, Clerk to the Governors, at sstone@soarvalley.leicester.sch.uk