Academy Council & BKCAT Governance

The Chair of the Academy Council is Mr Phil Kitson. If you would like to contact Mr Kitson, please do so via email at admin@sjm.bkcat.uk or by post to St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Barnsley Road, Moorthorpe, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF9 2BP.

Our Academy Council is joint with our other Parish school, Sacred Heart Hemsworth.

Governors

Chair of Academy Council/Foundation Governor

The Chair may be contacted via the school office.

Mr Phil Kitson
Vice Chair of Academy Council/Foundation Governor
Staff Governor (Sacred Heart)Mrs Bethan Cooper
Staff Governor (St Joseph’s)Miss Steph Taylor
Foundation GovernorsMrs Anne Butler

Mr Phil Kitson

Parent Governor (St Joseph’s)Mrs Nicola Chiverton
Parent Governor (Sacred Heart)Miss Amanda Self
 HeadteachersMrs Kelly Picton

Mrs Jenna Thompson

All complaints should be addressed to the Headteacher, in the first instance, in line with school policy (see Policies, under Key Information.)

The most recent Academy Council Register of Interests & Attendance Summary can be accessed below:

SH-SJM Academy Council Register of Interests & Attendance Summary 2023-24

Governance-related documentation, Governor & Director recruitment details and Trust financial information can be found in the Governance section of the Trust website:

Articles of Association, Scheme of Delegation & Code of Conduct