Our Local Governing Body

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.

Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy Local Governing Body

If you wish to contact any of the governors, please use the email address below.


Governors Register of Interest and Attendance Record

Date of AppointmentsTerm of OfficeExpiry of
Current Term
Business and
Pecuniary Interests
Attendance at
Meetings 2020/2021
Mrs Cathy GabrielChair of
Bishop of Nottingham1/6/224 years31/5/26None7/7
Mr Joseph FarmerFoundation GovernorBishop of Nottingham1/7/224 years30/6/26Nonen/a
Mr Robert FlatleyFoundation GovernorBishop of Nottingham4/11/224 years3/11/26Nonen/a
Ms Jenny ButlerParent GovernorBishop of Nottingham12/1/244 years11/1/28Nonen/a

Previous Governors who served in the last 12 months and are no longer in office

Date of AppointmentsTerm of Office Ended
Mrs Heather BanksParent GovernorBishop of Nottingham22/11/2231/8/23
Mrs Sarah LongParent GovernorBishop of Nottingham3/3/2217/5/2024

Annual Reports and Accounts, Members and Trustees Information and Duties

Information in these areas is held on the St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust website or by clicking the link below:



Should you wish to make a complaint, please see the Complaints Policy on the Statutory Information page of this website in the first instance.