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Waverley Primary School


Daniel Carville is the Chair of the Local Governing Committee which is a Committee of the ONE Trust Board.  The Local Governing Committee carries out a very important job behind the scenes in supporting and challenging the school staff to improve the outcomes for children. 

Local Governing Committee details 

Currently there are 5 members:

Full Name                                                 Pecuniary Interests                                                    Term of Office

Daniel Carville (Chair)                           Relation to member of school staff                         28/04/2022 - 27/4/2026

Joanne Ayers (Parent)                           None                                                                                21/01/2019 - 20/01/2027

Kayleigh Costigan (Parent)                  None                                                                                 21/01/2019 - 20/01/2027

Wendy Gair (Co-opted)                          None                                                                                 29/04/2022 - 28/04/2026

Wendy Leeeming (Headteacher)        None                                                                                  01/09/2016 -


Associate Governors (Do not have voting rights)

Emma Douse (School Business Manager)

Karen Sample (Headteacher)


Clerk to the Governors

Emma Douse


Previous Governors

Angela Tinning Term of office 01/09/2016 - 31/08/2024 (No DOI)

Emma Douse Term of office 01/04/2016 - 31/12/2023 (related to a member of school staff)

Lee Corby Term of office from 04/01/2016 - 31/12/2023 (No DOI)

Jenna Wilkinson  Term of office from 06/07/2016 - 31/07/2022 (No DOI)

Thomas Garrod Term of office from 20/03/2019 to 14/03/2023 (No DOI)

Adam Fraser term of office from 20/03/2019 to 16/05/2023 (No DOI)


We work closely as a team particularly with the Headteacher and senior staff on a wide variety of tasks which include:

Developing a strategic plan for the school;

Determining school aims, policies and priorities

Setting targets

Monitoring and evaluating the work of the school

Appointing staff

Securing high levels of attendance and good standards of student behaviour

Ensuring that all children in school have access to a broad and balanced curriculum

Ensuring the health and safety of pupils and staff 


The minutes of our Governing Body meetings are available on request from the school office.