Eresby Special School is governed by an Academy Scrutiny Committee.
Our governors are:
Helena BrothwellTrust Senior Link
Yvonne ClarkeDRET Appointed Governor (Chair)
Penny RussellDRET Appointed Governor (Vice Chair)
Penny is currently serving her second term of office as a DRET Appointed Governor, originally appointed on 23 March 2016. Since her appointment, Penny has been appointed Vice Chair of the ASC by her fellow governors. Penny became a governor as she wanted to continue her involvement in education. She was formally an Assistant Headteacher and has experience of Secondary teaching. Her understanding of the curriculum, monitoring and assessment is useful to the academy. Penny enjoys reading, cooking and spending time outdoors.
Rev. Peter CoatesDRET Appointed Governor
Rev. Peter Coates
Adam BarkerStaff Governor
James WhiteStaff Governor
Lesley ReesonParent Governor
Governor Assigned Responsibilities
Safeguarding - Yvonne Clarke
Curriculum and SEND - Penelope Russell
Data - Peter Coates
Training - Helena Brothwell
Pastoral and PSHE - Lesley Reeson
Contacting a Governor
To contact a governor, please contact the Trust Governance Team by emailing email@example.com
Scheme of Delegation
Information about the David Ross Education Trust's scheme of delegation is available here.
Minutes of the Academy Scrutiny Committee
Should you wish to view a copy of the minutes of the ASC at this academy, please contact the Trust Governance Team, who will be able to provide you with an electronic or paper copy of the minutes.
Are you interested in becoming an academy governor?
We are looking for new governors to support our academies. Our governors work closely with their academies to support the Trust’s goal of broadening the horizons of young people through a world-class education, equipping our students with the skills and experiences to become their confident, academic best, no matter what.
If you have an interest in, and commitment to, improving education and would like to make a difference within your community, please register your interest in becoming a governor by completing our governor application form. If you have any questions about a governor’s role or responsibilities please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or review our information pack below.
What is it like being a Governor with DRET?
To understand what it is like to be a governor with us, take a look at our testimonial booklet and videos which contain insights from serving governors.