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Meet the Governors

Welcome to our Governors’ section.


Please find below details of how our Governing body is structured, including the names, categories, responsibilities and terms of appointment for each Governor.

We have also provided a Register of Governor Interests and an Annual Statement of Issues for your information.




Belmont Primary School Governing Body List of Members

The governing body is made up of 14 representatives (detailed below) from the school and the local community, each of whom is appointed for four years.

1 local authority representative

7 co-opted representatives, to include 1 staff member

4 elected parents

1 staff representative

The Head teacher

The governors are responsible for making sure that Belmont Primary School provides a high quality education for all of the children in a safe and secure environment. The governing body set the school aims and policies, agree the budget and work with the Head teacher, who has day-to-day responsibility for the management of the school.

The full governing body meets at least twice a term and smaller working groups also meet to progress curriculum and resourcing matters.  Governors are available to discuss matters with parents at school events or may be contacted via the school office (Tel: 020 8427 0903).

Local Authority Governor (1)

Cllr. Manji Kara

Co-opted Governors (7)

Ms Harika Bhanderi

Mrs Eileen Davies (staff member)

Mrs Ida Dyan

Mrs Corey Herbertson

Mr Anthony Murphy (Vice Chair)



Parent Governors (4)

Mrs Rina Gajparia (Chair)

Ms Nazia Noreen

Mrs Aquila Rajwani

Mr David Cobb

Staff Governor (1)

Miss Paula O’Halloran

Head teacher (1)

Ms Lindsey Shaw  


The Clerk to the governing body is Ms Wildman


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