Courtwood Primary School is part of The Collegiate Trust. The Directors of the Trust have delegated the oversight and leadership of Courtwood Primary School to the Local Governing Body (LGB), made up of parents, staff, LA and Trust representatives. Click HERE for information on the Governors.

Information about the Directors of The Collegiate Trust can be found at www.tct-academies.org.


Kirsten Kendall

Chair of Governors/Trust Governor

Information to follow


Natasha Grant

Principal

Information to follow


Richard Tebbutt

Vice Chair of Governors/Trust Governor

Richard is a Trust Governor and Vice Chair of the Local Governing Body at Courtwood Primary School. A Chartered Accountant with 18 years of experience in both private practice and commercial finance, Richard assists Courtwood on matters related to the allocation of resources, risk and statistical analysis. Married to a former Primary School teacher, with two school aged children of his own, Richard understands the importance of education and believes in being a lifelong learner. Having spent a significant portion of his career living and working in foreign countries, Richard is keen to promote inclusion and diversity and believes they are important in the enrichment of our young people. When he is not working or being a Governor, Richard likes to spend time with his family visiting museums, farms and enjoying cultural experiences, he also sings in a local community choir.


Karen Callaghan

Trust Governor

Information to follow


Saqib Chaudhri

Trust Governor

Information to follow


Jessica Fuller

Parent Governor

Information to follow


Darryl Neville

Parent Governor

Darryl has three children attending Courtwood, including a child within the ELP. As a parent governor he hopes to add value and assist the school in improving the futures of all the children who attend the school. He is a leader who has operated in senior roles within a number of blue chip retailers and service providers, including additional responsibilities managing major projects. For the past four years he has been in role as the Head of Retail for the national charity Sense where he is accountable for all elements of the trading division and collaboration with other departments within the charity.  


Lucy Bruce

CEO representative

Lucy Bruce is Head of Teaching and Learning at Riddlesdown Collegiate and has been working in education for the last 18 years. Lucy is an English teacher and has worked in a number of different schools in both Surrey and West Sussex and her passion for reading and love of high quality classroom teaching underpins her practice. Lucy grew up in Croydon and went to the University of Kent and has been working at Riddlesdown Collegiate since 2010. Lucy firmly believes that the classroom has the power to transform lives and that every child should have the opportunity to have an outstanding education.


Adam Ward

Staff Governor

Information to follow


Vacancy

Staff Governor


Vacancy

LA Governor