Park School Local Governing Body
Chair of Governors
I am currently the Head of Science at Thornleigh Salesian College and have held this position for two years. Outside of my role in school, I enjoy walking, often with my dog in tow. I have recently taken up the hobby of dressmaking and producing soft furnishing.
Donna is a parent governor for Park School whose daughter attends to a pupil. Donna is an advocate for youth inclusion and diversity and has an ambition to work towards improving systems and support for young people. Following a successful career in the corporate world, both in leadership & project management Donna moved into the third sector where she now proudly works for The Children's Society.
My name is Kieron Heyes, I am a Senior Learning Mentor at Park School. My role consists of delivering art and careers to all our students. My previous employment and training history has involved me achieving a BA Hons Degree in Illustration and a PGCE in Art and Multimedia. I worked as a freelance artist and illustrator as well as an Employability Mentor of young adults. Additionally, I was employed as the Arts and Crafts Coordinator at Bolton Lads and Girls Club for four years. During this time I worked closely with the youth of Bolton assisting them creatively and helping them develop socially and emotionally.
My name is Sam Rothwell I’m married to Neil and we have 4 children. My son attends Park School, he has social anxiety, autism and selective mutism. My working background is in HGV transportation planning. As a mum with a child with ASD I feel passionate about making a positive change for young people. Championing for a better inclusive educational system, making all young people feel safe, included and supported in their journey into adulthood. Every child is encouraged at Park School to participate in learning at a safe and welcoming environment without prejudice. I truly believe every child has greatness within them.
I'm Victoria and I am currently a SENCo at a local school in Bolton, alongside being an English teacher. I have 11 years of SEND experience, working with schools, services, parents and young people in the regional area. SEND has always been my passion and I am driven to pursuing better outcomes for SEND children. Outside of school, I play rounders and I enjoy football. I am Vice Chair of Chorley Women FC, alongside being a fan of Bolton Wanderers FC.
I am an experienced counsellor for Greater Manchester Mental Health Trust which is part of the NHS. Previously I worked for Bolton Council managing projects to improve peoples physical and mental health. I am currently working to champion an improvement of the equality, diversity and inclusion strategy in GMMH.
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Karen Ingham - Resigned 31st January 2023