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Meet the Governors

Meet the Governors

 

 

 

Scott Wilkins

Chair of Governors/Co-opted Governor

Current term of office ends: 09/03/2020

 

Scott has been a governor since January 2016. He is a Mechanical Engineer with over 10 years industry experience working in the UK and abroad prior to entering the Education sector in 2006. Scott works for the City & Guilds Group, where he leads their global Engineering & Manufacturing provision and works across the industry, government and education in defining the future strategic direction for the business.

Scott lives in Bexleyheath and is Married with 3 children who also attend a local primary school and secondary.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ken Scottow

Vice Chair/Foundation Governor

Areas of responsibility: Chair of Foundation Governors and Vice Chair of LA Governors

Current term of office ends: 17/07/2021

 

Ken has been a Foundation Governor for over 30 years as well as on the LA Governing Body. He has 2 sons and 3 grand-daughters. He is retired having worked in the Insurance industry for over 35 years. Ken has joined the Year 6 children on their school journeys over many years and more recently the Year 4 children on theirs.

Ken's grand-daughter attends Foster's Primary School.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bruce Fletcher

Head Teacher

 

Mr Fletcher is Headteacher of the school and took up his appointment in January 2006. He was previously a Headteacher of a school in Lancashire for some 16 years and made the move down south for some new challenges. He talks about his move and says that “I left a school in which I was incredibly happy and which I loved. I haven't regretted the move for one day! Foster’s is a very special place in which to work and the staff who work here are a wonderful group of people. The children are our best ambassadors and wherever they go they get comments about their superb behaviour.  I am very proud to be Head of this school– there is a lot to be proud of!”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jason Hemley

Co-opted Governor

Area(s) of responsibility: Deputy Headteacher

Current term of office ends: 10/01/2022

 

Jason has been a staff Governor since September 2014. He has been a teacher at Foster's since 2008 and a Deputy Head since September 2017 when he moved on to be a Co-opted Governor. Jason is the leader of Teaching and Learning and Assessment,  “We have a wonderful ethos here at Foster’s where every child is valued as a unique individual, and we want them to enjoy every single minute of their time with us. I enjoy contributing to a school that aims to provide a safe, happy and exciting environment in which all children can thrive”.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Laurence Lum

Co-opted Governor

Current term of office ends: 13/11/2023

 

Laurence has been a governor since November 2015. He is a financial analyst at SVG Capital, a private equity company and has been working there for the last 8 years. Laurence lives in Greenwich with his partner and 2 daughters.

 

Anna-Louise Boorer

Parent Governor

Current term of office ends: 23/01/2021

 

Anna-Louise has been a governor at Foster's since January 2017. She is an Assistant Head in an outstanding primary school, has achieved NPQSL and has a Master’s degree in Education Leadership and Management.

“Being a Governor is important to me as I care deeply about education, emotional and social wellbeing of my children and believe that home-school relationship are key.”

Anna-Louise lives in Welling with her partner and 2 young children. Their eldest attends Foster's Primary school.

 

 

Victoria Thompson

Parent Governor

Current term of office ends:23/01/2021

 

Victoria has been a Governor at Foster's since January 2017. She is a qualified Accountant working for the Police.

“I am passionate about achieving the best possible schooling experience for all children, to give them the best foundation for a happy life, and support the community in the future.”

Victoria lives with her partner and young daughter in Welling and her daughter attends Foster's Primary School.

 

 

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