Election of parent governor
Dear Parent/ Carer
Election of parent governor
The role of a school governor is extremely important and many essential decisions about this school are taken by our Governing Board. School governors work together with the school leadership team to continually improve the education for every child at our school.
I have received nominations from five parents who are willing to become school governors. I hope you will vote in the election to select three parent governor. The parents elected by you will serve as a parent governor for four years.
Please read the personal statements carefully and bearing in mind the role of the school governor, choose the candidate you feel would be best suited to the position.
Parent Governor Election Voting Instructions
- Voting will close on Friday 4th March 2022 9.00am.
- In the event of a tie the returning officer will decide the election by the drawing of lots.
- Votes will be counted on Friday 4th March 2022 the result will be announced by Monday 7th March on the website and via email/text.
I hope you will participate, the governing body plays a key role in keeping our children safe, supporting and holding leaders to account.
Please scroll down to read all FIVE statements and at the end of the statements you will find the form where you can select your preferred candidates.
Candidates’ personal statements
Personal statement for Martin Boden
I have served as a Governor at NPS for 4 years sitting on the Finance & Appeals committees. My work as an operational manager within Chemicals Production is useful to add Health, Safety and Environmental input to the school. I assist the Headteacher as required during Ofsted inspections.
Personal statement for Mark Lee
My work background includes Culture, Sport, Finance, HR and Facilities Management; I feel this variety provides a range of support to the school management team on its route to success! I have been a governor for the two previous Ofsted inspections and have represented the governing body in other inspections/audits.
Personal statement for Ashley Henderson
I have two children currently attending Nettlesworth Primary and I am eager to support the school to provide the best possible balanced education for our children. I have a degree in Education, I am a qualified teaching assistant and I currently work in the civil service as a decision maker.
Personal statement for Papi Taieb
I facilitated staff recruitment, appraisal reviews and Head Teacher Performance Management. I have an active role in supporting the Art, Sciences, Foreign Language Curriculum and Outdoor School Activities. I have been part of panel of interviewees in our most recent Ofsted inspection as well as for out NACE reaccreditation and IQM award and Right Respecting Gold Award.
Personal statement for Julie Showler
I would like to be considered as a Governor as the school has been a big part of my life having attended myself and now my child attending. I would like to be more involved in supporting to make it the best it can be.
Please complete the form on the link below. Many Thanks