Categories of Governor
Local Authority (LA) Governor – nominated by Birmingham City Council.
Community Governor – a person appointed by the Governing Board who lives or works in the community served by the school
Parent Governors – are elected by and from the parents
Staff Governors – elected by and from the staff
Associate Governors – Governors with no voting rights who support the Governing Board
Mrs Gingell has been the Headteacher of Paganel Primary School since September 2016
Chair of Governors
Rob McGettrick has been a parent Governor since September 2014. He has also taken on the role of the safeguarding Governor with the additional responsibilities this brings. Rob has 2 children at the school, both have been in school since starting nursery. Rob is now the Chair of Governors
Mrs Shuter is the Deputy Head Teacher, she was appointed in September 2018
Mrs Osman is the newly appointed Staff Governor from September 2018. Mrs Osman has worked at Paganel for 16 years and is our pastoral lead.
Kiran Paul was elected by parents on 24/10/18, she has 2 children at Paganel one in Reception and one in Year 1.
Trevor Ballinger joined as a parent governor in February 2016. He currently has one child at Paganel Primary School.
Parent Governor – Vice Chair of Governors
Claire joined the Governing Body in June 2018 and has 2 children in school, currently in Y4 and Y1.
Mrs Adams was co-opted onto the Governing Body on 13/12/18. Mrs Adams has a wealth of education experience and specialises in HR.
Tony Bottle is the Schools Finance Officer as well as a Community Governor. Tony has undertaken both roles at the school for some years now. He currently sits on the Finance, Premises and Staffing Committee as well as the Full Governing Body.
Miss Illa Merchant
LA Appointed Governor
Miss Merchant was appointed by the LA on 13/12/18