Glossopdale School


Our Governors play an active part in driving our school to achieve success.

A full list of our Governors and their terms of office can be found here:

Governor Information

Category Governor Business Interests Governor Faculty Link  Term of Office
Executive Headteacher  Debbie McGloin  Nil
Local Authority Norman Godfrey Nil Expressive Arts  02.07.2018 02.07.2022
Co-opted Claire Whetstone Nil


Learning Support

Co-opted Roger Clegg PE 21.10.2017 20.10.2020
Parent Tracy-Jane Fielding Nil Global Studies/C3 22.4.2016 21.4.2020
Staff Alison Noone Nil 25.1.2018 24.1.2022
Co-Opted Liz Woolley Nil Global Studies /C3 11.2.19 11.2.23
Co-Opted Julie Soboljew (Chair) Nil Pupil Premium  11.2.19 11.2.23
Co-Opted Peter Ryan Nil Modern Languages 11.2.19 11.2.23
Co-Opted Stephen Foote Nil Health & Safety  11.2.19 11.2.23
Co-Opted Kath Cox Nil Personal Development 11.2.19 11.2.23
Co-Opted John Wilkinson English & Data 19.10.2015 18.10.2019
Co-Opted Josh Maun Townley

ICT / Business &


17.9.2016 16.9.2020
Parent  Steve McFarlane Nil 15.5.2016 14.5.2020
Co-Opted Pia Pollock Nil Sixth Form  4.12.2017 3.12.2021


Committee Membership

Glossopdale Governing Body Committee Memberships 
Full Governing Body Meeting 
Julie Soboljew ( Chair of Governors) 
All Governors and the Executive Head of the School attend this meeting 
Learning and Experience Committee 
 John Wilkinson (Chair)
Debbie McGloin  Executive Headteacher 
Kathleen Cox 
Julie Soboljew
Norman Godfrey
Pia Pollock
Liz Woolley
Tracy-Jane Fielding 
Resources and Support Committee 
Stephen Foote (Chair)
Debbie McGloin Executive Headteacher 
Peter Ryan
Roger Clegg
Norman Godfrey
Julie Soboljew 
Josh Maun Townley 
Claire Whetstone
Alison Noone 
Steve McFarlane
Pay Committee 
Julie Soboljew (Chair)
Stephen Foote 
Strategic Group 
Julie Soboljew 
Stephen Foote 
Debbie McGloin Executive Headteacher 
John Wilkinson (Chair)
Peter Ryan 
Liz Woolley

Governors Attendance



If you wish to contact any of the Governing body, you should do so through the Clerk to the Governors via the school.

Glossopdale School, Newshaw Lane, Hadfield, Derbyshire SK13 2DA

Telephone: 01457 862336    



Governor Portal