I started as a Parent Governor at my daughter’s school more than a decade ago. Soon after this, I became the Chair of Governors at her school.
Since then I have amassed an in-depth knowledge and experience of governance in the following settings:PrimarySecondaryAlternative provisionMaintained schoolsMulti-Academy Trusts
Excellence in governance is provided by getting the Right People to do the Right Things at the Right Time in order to Work Smart. My philosophy is one of continuous improvement, individual empowerment and team working.
I have provided leadership coaching / mentoring, training for governors and led strategic vision and planning working sessions. I became an NLG in 2015.
Provided informal and formal coaching to chairs
Completed issue analyses and training for whole governing bodies
Completed external reviews of governance for LA maintained schools
Led NLG team to complete extensive and sensitive external review of MAT in difficulties to ESFA’s requirements.
Essential Deployment Skills