We are very lucky at Powerstock to have a dedicated team of experienced and committed governors. We have a mix of foundation, parent and authority members who bring a wealth of experience to provide the support and challenge to our successful school.
Chair of Governors
I’m a Foundation Governor appointed by the Diocese of Salisbury in 2018 for a four-year term. My professional background in in learning and development. I serve on the Finance committee.
I have worked in Agriculture and Conservation, and am currently involved in Land-Based education and apprenticeship training in Dorset. My children attended a small church school locally.
Head Teacher Ex-officio
As Headteacher I hold an ex-officio position on the Governance Board and I serve on all the Governing Board Committees, as well as attending Full Governing Board meetings and working parties. I have the responsibility of providing the Governance Board with the school information that they require in order to inform their decision making. I have been a Governor in two different schools including Powerstock as Head Teacher since January 2016. I have fulfilled different roles including Initial Teacher Training as a mentor and lecturer for School Centred IT. I am passionate about securing the best outcomes for all the children in our care. I strive to create an environment in line with our Church School Values and use this as a foundation for everyone to grow and learn.
Mrs. Anna Seal
Teacher Governor. Finance, Environment and Pay Committee, ICT Link Governor, Treasurer
I am a Foundation Governor, appointed in May 2019. I am a secondary school English teacher and my younger daughter spent 4 happy years at Powerstock school.
Revd Chris Grasske
Ex-officio Foundation Governor (Team Vicar)
Foundation Governor - Safeguarding, E-safety & Attendance
I am a foundation governor appointed by the Diocese of Salisbury in October 2021 for a four-year term. I am retired and now live in Powerstock having relocated from London.
Parent Governor - SEND
I am a parent governor, elected in September 2021 for a four-year term. I am a qualified teacher (currently not working) and have four children, three of whom attend Powerstock school. My eldest daughter is autistic and has an Education Health Care Plan. I am the SEND link governor. I serve on the curriculum and well-being committee.
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Local Authority Governor
Dr Tim Connor
Special responsibility for School Development Plan Key Priority 3: Schools Collaboration, Science Link Governor
I am an associate member appointed by the Diocese of Salisbury in April 2013 for a four year term. My professional background is in education and I serve as Chair of the Curriculum & Staff Committee.
I am a Parent Governor with responsibility for finance. We live in the village and my two children attend the school. I’m a qualified Accountant working for a Board Games publishing company based in Sussex, and I also own a family board game company.