Lever Park Local Governing Body

Heather Carr - Chair of Governors

Start date: 01/04/2016 - End date 31/08/2023

Heather is now retired after a long career in business management. Her last thirty years in employment were spent in the services sector working for a company providing management accounts and business consultancy to small business nationwide. After holding a number of roles she was Director of Business Operations when she retired.

Matthew Taylor

Start date: 01/09/2017

Matthew is the Academy Lead for Lever Park

Siobhan Gulshan

Start date: 01/04/2016 - End date: 31/08/2023

Siobhan is a Governor representing the employees of the Trust.

Richard King

Start date: 22/05/2018 - End Date: 31/08/2023

Richard is a Director of a local organisation supporting young adults with special educational needs and disabilities

Andrew Lee

Start date: 16/07/2019 - End date: 15/07/2023

A registered nurse in mental health and advanced clinical practice who has worked at Bolton Community CAMHS for the last 13 years undertaking assessments and and medical interventions to support children and young people with complex mental health needs.

Neil Woosey

Start date: 16/07/2019 - End Date: 31/08/2023

A qualified management accountant with 25 years experience in wide variety of financial and commercial roles; currently running a company offering a range of consulting services.

David Buchanan

Start date: 16/07/2019 - End date: 15/07/2023

Over thirty years experience in the teaching profession, currently assistant headteacher at a primary school in Bolton, with responsibilities for Key Stage 2 and Behaviour within the school.

Dillon Yates

Start date: 01/09/2020 - End date: 31/08/2024

Currently Assistant Head Teacher of an Alternative Provision In Burnley, Dillion is very passionate about children and young people in AP/SEMH settings and is a Behaviour Specialist in Education.

Jen Ashworth

Start Date: 01/09/2020 - End date: 31/08/2024

Currently a Head Teacher of a Special School in Blackburn and has recent experience in school improvement.

Stephanie Wynn

Start date: 01/09/2020 - End date: 31/08/2024

Stephanie is a parent Governor at Lever Park.

Emma Simpson

Start Date: 01/09/2020 - End date: 31/08/2024

Emma is a parent Governor at Lever Park

Andrew Feeley

Start Date: 01/09/2019-End Date: 31/08/2023

Andrew is the Executive Head Teacher of the The Orchards Federation based in Bolton, which is a federation of three schools, Cherry Tree Primary school, Green Fold Special School and The Orchards Nursery.

Lever Park LGB Minutes

Secondary Local Governing Body meetings

Please see details below of the Pecuniary Interests for the Governors of Lever Park Academy. 

Pecuniary Interests 2020-2021

Lever Park Attendance at LGB Meetings


Governor Term Expired 

Phil Bold- end date 15/06/2021