School Governors Information
Message from The Chair of Governors
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School Governors (ID 1270)
Phil PierceChair of Governors
The new chair comes from a third sector community and volunteering background and has extensive experience in leadership and both team and project management. He has set up companies and started his own business and has worked with families, children and young people with SEND needs in both community and school settings and understands the impact a successful time at Holly House can have on a child’s development and future. He is passionate about the development of Holly House and what the school can deliver.
Steve PaceyVice Chair of Governors - Safeguarding Governor
Caroline BellQuality of Education - Governor
Caroline has 25 years' of experience in education, including 12 years as a Headteacher in specialist provision for young people who had struggled to get their needs met in mainstream schools. She has seen first hand what a difference the right relational support, intervention and inspiration can make and is proud to be supporting the Holly House team as a governor. Caroline is currently training to be an Educational Psychologist, but when she does get free time, she enjoys walking and cooking.
Jenni LearyFinance Governor
Ian SabroeSchool Governor
Ian SabroeIan is a retired NHS consultant and retired (emeritus) professor at the University of Sheffield. Ian’s been involved in medical education throughout his career and is interested in problems of justice in healthcare. He became a governor to find new ways to serve his wider community, and see, learn about and support the mission of Holly House to be transformative for the children in its care.
Corina NichollsParent Governor
Nicola ForsythTeacher Governor