Working Together, Aiming High, Shining Brightly
Let your light shine before others - Matthew 5:16


The Governing Body of the Federation of Eileen Wade and Milton Ernest c of E Primary Schools meets regularly throughout the school year. The Full Governing Body meets five times during the academic year. There are three main sub-committees that meet at least termly and are responsible for:

a) Resources - (Finance, Health and Safety, Buildings, Pay and Personnel)

b) Teaching and Learning (Curriculum and Standards)


Current membership of our current Governing Body is as follows:


Dr James Bass

LA Governor

Chair of Governors


Vice Chair


Mr Peter Kay

Foundation Governor


Mrs Lisa Virnuls



Mr Jonathan Allen

Parent Governor


Mrs Lisa Smith

Staff Governor


Mr Adam Brown

Co-opted Governor


Rev'd Stephen Holroyd

Foundation Governor


Deborah Kuzonyei

Co-opted Governor





Instrument of Governance 


 Federation of Eileen Wade and Milton Ernest church of England Primary Schools

Register of Interests Governing Board

Name Date of appointment Term Type of Governor Appointee Business Interest Other Governing Bodies Personal relation with Staff/pupil - Yes/No Attendance at FGB
James Bass 06/06/19 4 years  Co-opted  Governing Board  None  None  Yes- Father of 2 children at Eileen Wade Primary School 5/5 
Jonathan Allen 23/03/17  4 years  Parent  Parents Eileen Wade  Own Marketing Agency, specialising in education. Chair of the Deaf/Blind schools in Jordan  None  Yes- Father of child at Eileen Wade Primary School   4/5
 Adam Brown  15/07/2020  4 Years  Co Opted  Governing Board      Yes- Father to 3 children at Eileen Wade Primary School  2/5
Peter Kay  02/09/14 open  Foundation  Diocese  None  None  No  5/5 
Stephen Holroyd 26/09/19   4 years Foundation Dioceses A member of Diocesan Educational Trust    No 4/5 
Deborah Kuzonyei 11/01/2022 4 years   Co-opted Governor Governing Board        /5 
Lisa Virnuls  01/09/15  open  Headteacher  Governing Board  None  None  Yes Headteacher at both Eileen Wade & Milton Ernest Schools.  5/5
Lisa Smith 26/09/2019  4 years  Staff  Staff  None  None  Yes- Staff at Eileen Wade Primary School  5/5