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Representation on Devon Education Forum
Elections for Schools (LA Maintained) Members and Academies Members
Term of office 1.9.18 – 31.8.22 (4 years)
Arrangements for the election of Schools (LA maintained) Members and Academies Members and substitute members are proceeding following the review of proportionality as required by the Department for Education.
DAG is committed to a transparent and representative election process to ensure that DAG Schools Forum members fully represent DAG constituents in their governor sub groups (primary, secondary, special and academy). DAG believes that the balance between accessibility to democratic process and value for public money spent is best served by the use of electronic means via the DAG website.
Further information can be found on the DAG website www.dagdevon.uk in the Schools Forum section.
The election process for this term will be:
Members standing for re-election, details of the election process and the request for new candidates to come forward for election will be sent out via the newsletter at the beginning of June 2018.
Additional candidates asked to notify DAG of their intention to stand by 22nd June 2018.
Final candidate list published on the DAG website on 25th June 2018 when voting opens. Voting closes on 23rd July 2018. DEF representatives confirmed on 24th July 2018.
DAG can now confirm that the following existing Devon Education Forum members from DAG are willing to stand for re-election to DEF from 1.9.18 to 31/8/22:
Mrs Maria Wallis Primary Governor (Maintained)
Mrs Amanda Blewett Primary Governor (Maintained)
Mr Malcolm Dobbins Primary Governor (Maintained)
Mr Alex Walmsley Primary Governor (Academy)
Mrs Teresa Sturtivant Secondary Governor (Maintained)
Mrs Jill Larcombe Secondary Governor (Academy)
Mrs Jill Elson Secondary Governor (Academy)
Mr T Newman Secondary Governor (Academy)
Mrs Faith Butler Special School Governor
Mrs Maggie Carter Special School Governor (substitute member)
Primary Governor (Maintained) (Substitute)
Secondary Governor (Maintained) (Substitute)
Secondary Governor (Academy) (Substitute)
*note: Academies members represent proprietor bodies of academies and are therefore, not necessarily restricted to headteachers or governors
DAG would now like to invite any additional candidates for any of the above posts to advise Amanda Blewett on [email protected] of their intention to stand no later than 22nd June 2018.
See DAG news article.
See DAG news article.
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