Governors’ Information

Under the terms of the Education & Skills Funding Agency’s Academy Trust Handbook, we are required to publish information about the local governing body and attendance of the governors from the meetings held on behalf of the Academy Trust.

Julia Darbyshire – Chair (Parent Governor)

Term of office: 01.07.2019 to 30.06.2022 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at September 2021:

  • Nil

Present at 4/4 LGB meetings in 2020-21.

Tammy Segala (Vice-Chair & Parent Governor)

Term of office: 01.07.2019 to 30.06.2022 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at October 2021:

  • Nil.

Present at 4/4 LGB meetings in 2020-21.

Julia James – Principal (Ex-Officio)

Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at September 2018:

  • Employed by the Trust
  • Trustee of Bromley Family Link
  • Spouse is also Trustee of Bromley Family Liveability; FE College for 19-25 year olds
  • Trustee, Advocacy for All
  • Trustee, Liveability

Present at 4/4 LGB meetings in 2020-21.

Ashley Jordan-Diaper

Term of office: 01.07.2019 to 30.06.2022 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at February 2021:

  • Employed by Orchard Hill College (Director of Post-16 Strategy, CPD and Partnerships)

Present at 4/4 LGB meetings in 2020-21.

Amit Kohli

Term of office: 01.07.2019 to 30.06.2022 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at July 2019:

  • Nil

Present at 3/4 LGB meetings in 2020-21.

Sue Manning

Term of office: 01.07.2019 to 30.06.2022 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at September 2021:

  • Nil.

Present at 4/4 LGB meetings in 2020-21.

Emmet Murphy

Term of office: 01.07.2019 to 30.06.2022 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at September 2020:

  • Vice Principal, Dysart School
  • Spouse is a Teacher at Unified Academy.

Present at 3/4 LGB meetings in 2020-21.

Rosalind Patten

Term of office: 01.07.2019 to 30.06.2022 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at September 2021:

  • Nil.

Present at 4/4 LGB meetings in 2020-21.

Sylviane Wolfer (Staff Governor) 

Term of office: 01.07.2019 to 30.06.2022 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at September 2021:

  • Member of staff at Bedelsford School.

Present at 4/4 LGB meetings in 2020-21.

Governors who have stepped down in the last 12 months

None.

The school is truly ‘outstanding’ indeed and we don’t mean just in the sense of how Ofsted have classified it.

Parent of Year 7 child

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