Governing Body

Mike Wilson Swale Director of Primary Education
Julie Prentice Executive Head Teacher
Jane McCarthy-Penman Chair of Governors
Nicki Kaufman Co-Headteacher
Michelle Burbidge Co-Headteacher
Liam McDonald School Governor
Mark Jones School Governor
Jo Dyke Staff Governor
Gaynor Newnham Clerk to Governors
Local Governor Date of Appointment / Re-appointment Term of Office in Years Appointed by Date Stepped Down Business Interests Pecuniary Interests Attendance at LGB Meetings 2017/18 Attendance at LGB Meetings 2018/19
Jane McCarthy-Penman, Chair 01/09/2017 4 years Board of Directors Lewes District and Eastbourne Borough Council;
East Sussex Governor Forum Representative; ESHT Patient Experience and Engagement Steering Group Board Member
Chair of Langney Primary Academy 7/7 3/3
Julie Prentice 01/09/2017 Ex Officio Board of Directors Executive Headteacher for Swale Academies Trust, Primary Eastbourne Hub (Shinewater Primary School, Parkland Infant School and Parkland Junior School, Langney Primary School);
Daughter attends Langney Primary School;
Daughter attends Ratton Secondary School; Husband works at St. Mary’s Special School, Horam.
6/7 3/3
Mike Wilson 01/09/2017 Ex Officio Board of Directors Employee Swale Academies Trust 6/7 3/3
Gary Batchelor 16/03/2018 4 years Parent Parent of Shinewater Primary Academy pupil 2/3 3/3
Johanna Dyke 01/09/2017 4 years Staff Employed at Shinewater School, Daughter is also employed at Shinewater School 6/7 3/3
Michelle Burbidge 01/09/2017 Ex Officio Board of Directors Employed at Shinewater School 7/7 3/3
Nicki Kaufman 01/09/2017 Ex Officio Board of Directors Employed at Shinewater School 7/7 3/3