Revd. Kevin Evans

Foundation Governor

Chair of Governors/Safeguarding

I am the vicar at St George’s Church. I have been involved with primary school governing bodies since the year 2000. I have also served as chair of governors at three local primary school. I am able to provide experienced leadership in my role as chair of St George’s C of E Primary School Governing Body, a position I have held since 2016.

Term of office start: 11/05/2014

Term of office ends: 31/08/2023

Attendance Record: 88%

Total length of service: 5 years 6 months

Mrs Natalie Bevan

SEND responsibilities Vice Chair of Governors

I am a parent of two children currently attending St George’s, they have attended the school since they started in nursery. I work in the Local Authority as a Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) team lead for Early years and Preparing for Adulthood (PfA). I started as a parent governor in 2016 and a year later put myself forward to become the vice chair of the governing body. Prior to being a governor, I was treasurer and a committee member on the board for Little Dragons Childcare Ltd, I am still a member of the committee as this provides an important link to a partner organisation on the school site.

Term of office start: 20/11/2016

Term of office ends: 30/11/2020

Attendance Record: 88%

Total length of service: 3 years

Mr Alan Talbot

Foundation Governor

I am currently a church warden at St George’s Church. I have served St George’s Church in various capacities for fifty years. I have long associations with local schools, having previously chaired the local secondary school and had the role of vice chair of governors at St George’s. I provide a vital link to our church foundation and the local community.

Term of office start: 01/11/2011

Term of office ends: 31/10/2023

Attendance Record: 100%

Total length of service 8 years

Mrs Jane Smith

Parent Governor

Term of office start: 06/01/2019

Term of office ends: 06/01/2023

Attendance Record: 100%

Total length of service: 10 months

Mrs Wendy Shedden

Parent Governor

I was elected in Autumn 2017 by the parent body. I am an experienced primary teacher at a Telford School, as well of a parent of a young child at St George’s. This gives me a unique perspective to support the school as we move forward.

Term of office start: 01/01/2018

Term of office ends: 01/01/2022

Attendance Record current: 100%

Total length of service: 1 year 10 months

Mr John Jones

School leadership/standards responsibility

I am a retired Headteacher of a local secondary school. I bring the qualities of an experienced, senior education professional to the governing body. I am currently responsible for scrutiny of data and supporting the strategic development of the school. This professional input is backed by a thorough knowledge of the school community I knows so well from my time as a serving Headteacher in the area.

Term of office start: 06/04/2017

Term of office ends: 06/4/2021

Attendance Record: 78%

Total length of service: 2 years 7 months

Mrs Kim Sohier

Staff governor

My name is Kim Sohier. I am the staff governor here at St George’s. This term of office, will be my third (although not consecutively)
I have worked at St George’s since April 2001. Currently, I have responsibility for delivering French across the whole school, which is a role that I really enjoy.
In addition to this teaching commitment, I am also the lead first aider, which, with so many staff and children, keeps me equally busy.
Outside of school, I am married with 2 grown up sons and a dog called Charlie. I love to swim, cook and walk. In addition to my schoolwork, I am also employed by 2 private swimming schools to teach swimming, from 3+ to 70+, beginners to triathletes.
Previous staff governor but newly appointed in October 2019.

Term of Office start: 19/10/2019

Term of Office ends: 19/10/2023


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