Governor Meeting Attendance: BBEC attendance 2017-2018

Governors help the school senior managers to set the course for the school over the next few years. They also check that the headteacher and his colleagues are leading the school well. They approve the school policies and budget.

If you would like to contact our governors, please write to the school : Chair of Governors. Buttershaw Business & Enterprise College, Reevy Road West, Bradford, BD6 3PX.

No governor has relevant financial interests.


Standards Committee – (Chair – Mr P Turner)

Members: Philip Turner, Julia Wilcox, Sonya Midgley, Ruby Bhatti, Nicky White

This committee oversees the leadership of achievement, ensuring that student progress and outcomes are an absolute priority for the school and ensuring that the school is taking action to improve as necessary.


Finance & Personnel Committee – (Chair – Mr S Readyhough)

Members: Stuart Readyhough, Richard Ackroyd

This committee ensures that the school acts within the law, sets a balanced, valued for money budget that supports school improvement and manages its staff well.

Full Governing Body and Finance & Personnel Attendance Register 2016-2017 : fgb-fp-attendance-register-2016-2017

Full Governing Body Attendance Register 2013-2016: register-of-attendance-fgb-2013-to-2016

Declarations of Interests of Governors serving on the BBEC Governing Body 2016/17: DECLARATION OF INTERESTS FEB 2017


Governing Body 2018-19

CHAIR:  Philip Turner (Trust Governor)  –  Term of Office 17-09-2018 to 16-09-2022

VICE-CHAIR: Ruby Bhatti (Trust Governor)  –  Term of Office 17-09-2018 to 16-09-2022

Ruth Hartley (Head of School)

Julia Wilcox (Trust Governor)

Rita Tyas (Trust Governor)

Stuart Readyhough (Trust Governor)  –  Term of Office 01-09-2016 to 31-08-2020

Nicky White (Trust Governor)  –  Term of Office 17-09-2018 to 16-09-2022

Richard Ackroyd (Trust Governor)  –  Term of Office 17-09-2018 to 16-09-2022

Sonya Midgley (Trust Governor)

Julia Bateson (Clerk)

Julie Benn (Staff Governor)

Simon Hume (Staff Governor)

Zoe West (Parent Governor)

Lechu Ali (Parent Governor)

Emma Sey


BBEC Link Governor Appointments 2018/19

Julia Wilcox – SEND

Rita Tyas – Safeguarding

Philip Turner – Pupil Premium

Nicky White – Maths

Ruby Bhatti – English

Sonya Midgley & Richard Ackroyd – Careers

Rubi Bhatti – Mental Health & Wellbeing

Sonya Midgley – MFL

Science – Vacant post