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 has provision for 15 Governors in total:

1 x Head Teacher
6 x Co-opt Governors
6 x Parent Governors
1 x School Support Governor
1 x Local Authority Governor

Click to view our Instrument of Government

Chair of Governors: Kam Mistry

Vice-Chair of Governors: Jackie O’Brien

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: Sumeya Bhikhu

Members: Kam Mistry, Kalpana Patel, Harsha Kotecha and Susan Thompson

2. personal development, behaviour & welfare committee

Core Purpose: 

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

School Lead Person: Bill Morris

Chairperson: Naresh Chauhan

Members:  Sunil Patel (Vice Chair), Shanaz Ibrahim, Jackie O’Brien, Shazia Janar, Sandra Lloyd and Nilesh Mistry

3. LEADERSHIP committee

Core Purpose: 

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

School Lead Person: Anne Gregory

Chairperson: Jackie O’Brien

Members: Kam Mistry (Vice Chair), Sumeya Bhikhu, Naresh Chauhan and Sunil Patel

 

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
SAYEED KADIR & NARESH CHAUHAN
PE, EXPRESSIVE ARTS, HUMANITIES & PSHEHELEN COX
hcox@cityleicester.leicester.sch.uk
NILESH MISTRY & SANDRA LLOYD
SCIENCE & SOCIAL SCIENCEGRACE WILLIAMS
gdexter@cityleicester.leicester.sch.uk
SUMEYA BHIKHU, & KALPANA PATEL
BUSINESS & ADTANGELA IRWIN
airwin@cityleicester.leicester.sch.uk
SUNIL PATEL, KAM MISTRY & SHANAZ IBRAHIM
SEN & INCLUSIONBILL MORRIS
wmorris@cityleicester.leicester.sch.uk
SHAZIA JANAR & SUE THOMPSON

 

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
Sumeya BhikhuCo-opt Governor
Teaching & Standards
4 Years29.09.19None disclosed
Naresh ChauhanParent Governor
Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare
4 Years02.11.19None disclosed
Anne GregoryHead TeacherN/AN/ANone disclosed
Shanaz IbrahimParent Governor
Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare
4 Years01.03.21TBC
Shazia JanarParent Governor
Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare
4 Years31.01.18None disclosed
Sayeed KadirParent Governor
Teaching & Standards
4 Years02.11.19Customer Engineer at BT
Sandra LloydCo-opt Governor
Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare
4 Years10.03.18None disclosed
Harsha KotechaCo-opt Governor
Teaching & Standards
4 Years24.08.21None disclosed
Kam MistryCo-opt Governor
Leadership
Teaching & Standards
4 YearsNone disclosed
Nilesh MistryParent Governor
Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare
4 Years30.02.18None disclosed
Jackie O'BrienCo-opt Governor
Leadership
Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare
4 Years31.10.18Intelligence & Research Officer - The Association of School and College Leaders Leicester.
Kalpana PatelLocal Authority Governor
Teaching & Standards
4 Years24.08.21None disclosed
Sunil PatelParent Governor
Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare
4 Years02.11.19Regency Property Management Ltd
Sue ThompsonSchool Support Governor
Teaching & Standards
4 Years25.02.20None disclosed

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  will be published at the end of the academic year