Agenda item

Appointment and Removal of LA Governor Representatives


Councillor E.V.Latham reaffirmed his interest at this point in the meeting and withdrew from the meeting for the duration of the item.


Cabinet were supportive of the request to waive the 3 day call in period due to need to appoint candidates to governing bodies as a matter of urgency.




1.      That, in line with the approved policy, the following changes       be approved to the Local Authority Governor representatives up to and including the end of the Spring Term 2020/21:


          Blaendulais Primary School

          Re-appoint Cllr. Stephen Hunt as from the 1st April 2021

          Re-appoint Mr. Gary James as from the 1st April 2021


          Coedffranc Primary School

          Appoint Mr.Andrew Addis-Fuller


          Creunant Primary School

          Re-appoint Mrs. Sarah Griffiths as from the 1st April 2021


          Gnoll Primary School

          Appoint Cllr. Sandra Miller


          Godre’rgraig Primary School

          Appoint Mrs. Glenys Protheroe


          Rhydyfro Primary School

          Re-appoint Cllr. Linet Purcell as from the 1st April 2021


          Tairqwaith Primary School

          Appoint Mrs. Elinor Ervine


          Tywyn Primary School

          Re-appoint Cllr. Edward Latham as from the 1st April 2021


          YGG Blaendulais

          Re-appoint Mrs. Gaynor Smith as from the 1st April 2021


          Ynysfach Primary School

          Re-appoint Mrs. Gloria Felton as from the 1st April 2021


          Ysgol Hendrefelin

          Appoint Ms. Beryl Richards


That the following vacancies for school governors be deferred:-


Coedffranc Primary School

Gnoll Primary School

Godre’rgraig Primary School

Sandfields Primary School

St Joseph’s Catholic Junior School

St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School (Neath)

St Joseph’s RC School and 6th Form Centre

Tonnau Primary Community School

YGG Castell Nedd

YGG Pontardawe

Ysgol Bae Baglan

Ysgol Gymraeg Ystalyfera – Bro Dur


Reason for Decisions:


To enable the Council to contribute to effective school governance through representation on school governing bodies.


Implementation of Decisions:


The decision is for immediate implementation.




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