The Governing Body are volunteers who commit to working alongside the College Leadership Team and is responsible for a wide range of matters including ensuring that students at The City of Leicester College receive a high quality education.  It is also responsible for the future development and improvement of the college.

The Governing Body of The City of Leicester College consists of:

  • 2 Parent Governors
  • 1 Authority Governor
  • 1 Head Teacher
  • 1 Staff Governor
  • 9 Co-opted Governors

Click to view our Instrument of Government

Chair of Governors: Kam Mistry

Vice-Chair of Governors: Naresh Chauhan

Clerk to the Governors: Ruth Clewlow (Non Voting)

Any correspondence for the Chair of Governors should be addressed to The City of Leicester College for the Chair’s attention.

Governing body committee structure

The Governing Body has three core committees:

1. TEACHING & STANDARDS committee

Core Purpose:

  • Track and monitor the quality of Teaching and Learning
  • Monitor the views of students through Student Voice
  • Monitor and track the Attainment and Progress of all students across the College.
  • Evaluate the outcomes against the targets and national standards.
  • Evaluate the Quality Assurance Processes
  • Ensure Curriculum Planning meets the statutory requirements as a minimum, and enhances students’ opportunities and experience.

School Lead Person: Hilary Foster

Chairperson: Harsha Kotecha

Members:  Kalpana Patel (Vice Chair), Kam Mistry, Shanaz Ibrahim, John Andrews and Karen Chapman

2. personal development, behaviour & welfare committee

Core Purpose:

  • Student Conduct
  • Student Rewards
  • Provision, Progress and Attainment of identified groups:
    • SEND students
    • Disadvantaged students
    • Looked After Children (LAC)
    • Vulnerable students
  • Inclusion
  • SEN
  • Attendance
  • Careers Information, Education and Guidance

School Lead Person: Bill Morris

Chairperson: Jackie O’Brien

Members:  Sunil Patel (Vice Chair), Naresh Chauhan, Shazia Janar and Wahid Rauf (+ 1 vacancy)

3. LEADERSHIP committee

Core Purpose:

  • Financial Management
  • Staffing and Pay
  • Health and Safety / Premises
  • Safeguarding
  • Performance Management/Appraisal

School Lead Person: Anne Gregory

Chairperson: Kam Mistry

Members: Naresh Chauhan (Vice Chair), Jackie O’Brien (Chair of PDBW), Sunil Patel (Vice Chair of PDBW), Harsha Kotecha (Chair of T&S) and Kalpana Patel (Vice Chair of T&S)

 

HUB LINKS

All Governors are linked to a Hub which allows Governors to understand our strategies and interventions that will help the students produce their best outcomes.

HUBSHUB LeaderLink Governors
ENGLISH & MODERN FOREIGN LANGUAGESAMY LIDBURY
alidbury@cityleicester.leicester.sch.uk
JACKIE O'BRIEN & HARSHA KOTECHA
MATHS & ICTJON HUNT
jhunt@cityleicester.leicester.sch.uk
NARESH CHAUHAN & SHANAZ IBRAHIM
PE, EXPRESSIVE ARTS, HUMANITIES & PSHEHELEN COX
hcox@cityleicester.leicester.sch.uk
KAREN CHAPMAN & WAHID RAUF
SCIENCE & SOCIAL SCIENCEGRACE WILLIAMS
gdexter@cityleicester.leicester.sch.uk
KALPANA PATEL & JOHN ANDREWS
BUSINESS & ADTANGELA IRWIN
airwin@cityleicester.leicester.sch.uk
SUNIL PATEL & KAM MISTRY
SEN & INCLUSIONBILL MORRIS
wmorris@cityleicester.leicester.sch.uk
SHAZIA JANAR

 

REGISTER OF BUSINESS INTERESTS

There is a statutory duty for all Governors to declare their business interests and for these to be published on the College’s website.  It is important for anyone involved in spending public money to demonstrate that they do not benefit personally from any decisions they make.

GOVERNORREMITTERM OF OFFICEEND TERMBUSINESS AND PECUNIARY INTERESTS
John AndrewsCo-opt Governor
Teaching & Standards
4 Years05.02.22None disclosed
Karen ChapmanCo-opt Governor
Teaching & Standards
4 Years03.12.21None disclosed
Naresh ChauhanCo-opt Governor
Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare
4 Years13.05.22None disclosed
Anne GregoryHead TeacherN/AN/ANone disclosed
Shanaz IbrahimParent Governor
Teaching & Standards
4 Years27.04.21Spence Street Leisure Centre, African Caribbean Centre & Highfields Community Centre
Shazia JanarCo-opt Governor
Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare
4 Years13.05.22None disclosed
Harsha KotechaCo-opt Governor
Teaching & Standards
4 Years21.05.21None disclosed
Kam MistryCo-opt Governor
Leadership
Teaching & Standards
4 Years25.09.20None disclosed
Jackie O'BrienCo-opt Governor
Leadership
Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare
4 Years31.08.19Intelligence & Research Officer - The Association of School and College Leaders Leicester
Kalpana PatelLocal Authority Governor
Teaching & Standards
4 Years06.09.21None disclosed
Sunil PatelParent Governor
Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare
4 Years02.11.19Regency Property Management Ltd
Wahid RaufStaff Governor
Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare
4 Years13.05.22Eastern Catering

REGISTER OF Attendance

We have published the register of attendance, from the beginning of the Autumn Term 2015, at Full Governing Board Meetings and at our three committees – Leadership, Teaching & Standards and Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare. Click on the links below to view – a blank entry indicates that the Governor is not a member of that committee.

Governors Attendance at Meetings – 2015/16

Governors Attendance at meetings – 2016/17

Governors Attendance at Meetings – 2017/18