County Consultative Committee (Governors) - Thursday, 19th May, 2022 3.30 pm

Contact: Clare Cornford (Project Assistant – Governor and Clerking Service)  01323 466887

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Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 235 KB


Apologies for absence


Disclosure of Interests

Disclosure by all Members present of personal interests in matters on the agenda, the nature of any interest and whether the Members regard the interest as prejudicial under the terms of the Code of Conduct.


Urgent items

Notification of any items which the Chair considers urgent and proposes to take at the appropriate part of the agenda. Any members who wish to raise urgent items are asked, wherever possible, to notify the Chair before the start of the meeting. In so doing, they must state the special circumstances which they consider justify the matter being considered urgent.


Academies Update (standing item)

-       Jessica Stubbings, Senior Manager – Partnerships and Governance – Verbal Update.


Local Authority Governor Appointments and Governor Vacancy Update pdf icon PDF 187 KB

-       Clare Cornford, Project Officer, Governor Services.

Additional documents:


Round up from Governors about Covid and Post Covid

-       Councillor Standley, All – verbal update


Green and White Paper update

-       Jessica Stubbings – verbal update


RE Update from Councillor Galley pdf icon PDF 94 KB


ESGF Verbal Update for Councillors to include:

  • Recruitment - what can be done to attract more teachers and support staff to East Sussex.
  • Mental Health - the knock on effects e.g. rise in complaints and loss of staff and governors
  • SEND - the impact on already tight resources and lack of available places.
  • Effective governance - the right people around the table for the right reasons.



Governor Local Area Forums pdf icon PDF 230 KB

– feedback, attendance and future forums. ESGF and Clare Cornford



County Consultative Committee (Governors) meeting format for 2022-23


Any other items previously notified under agenda item 4