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The Governors of Daventry Hill School play a key role in challenging and supporting the school leadership. 

If you are interested in becoming a governor, please contact the school office.

The Local Governing Board of Daventry Hill School is as follows:

Name Designation & Link
Ian McAllister

Chair of Governors - Appointed

Safeguarding, Quality of Education, Finance

Peter Thewlis

Vice Chair of Governors - Appointed

Quality of Education

James How

Co Vice-Chair & Parent Governor

Careers, Employability, Post 16

Simon Merriman

Governor - Appointed

Wellbeing, Staff Link

Neil Robertston

Governor - Appointed

Health & Safety, Behaviour & Attitudes, Personal Development

Kelly Giles Governor - Appointed
Claire Hunter

Parent Governor

Careers, Employability, EYFS

Anna Ellis Staff Governor
Louise Worts Staff Governor - Co-opted
Gareth Ivett Headteacher

The school’s governing board is a committee of the main Board of the Creating Tomorrow Multi Academy Trust. 

The Members and Trustees of the Multi Academy Trust are listed below:

Name Designation
Kevin Latham CEO
Jeannette Payne Trustee (Chair)
Janet Duggan Trustee (Vice-Chair)
Pat Collarbone Member 
Jayne Stallard Member
Stuart Welch Member
Jane Boyt Member
Deborah Foster Member
Linda Saunders Trustee
Chris Moody


Frank Shore Trustee
Karen Sanders Trustee
Greg Kirkman Trustee
Ian Smithyman Trustee
Ian McAllister Trustee

Any concerns or comments can be raised with the Chair of Trustees,
Jeanette Payne
Or via the School Office 01327 703135