Einar Lindh- Chair of Governors
I have been a Co-opted Governor at Bevington since July 2014. I sit on the Finance & General Purposes Committee. I am passionate about learning, development and creating an environment where children can succeed and meet their potential. I live and work in London.
Isabel Naidoo- Vice Chair
I have been a governor at Bevington since 2012, first as a parent governor and now as co-opted governor. I have two children at the school and a third who was there from nursery until he finished primary school. I work full time in a financial services technology company and have always had a strong interest in the education sector, having held a previous role as LA governor at a local school and volunteered as a mentor. I chair the Finance & General Purposes committee.
Stella Brade- Co-Opted Governor
I have been a Co-opted Governor for 2 years and was previously a Parent Governor for six years at Bevington. I have a daughter in Year 5 and a son who previously attended Bevington and is now at secondary school. I work full time for a local housing association in the construction department. I am also Link Governor for Safeguarding and Protection.
Siobhan McGrath- Chair of Curriculum Committee
I was elected as a Co-opted Governor in May 2015. I am a New Zealand born Principal of Southbank International School, Kensington, which is sited at the other end of Portobello Road. I have been in education for 25 years, teaching all ages from 4 to 18 and working in a range of different types of schools. I also lecture university students several times a year and volunteer at my local cinema in Kensal Rise, mostly making popcorn. I sit on the Curriculum & Standards Committee.
Michael Heal- Chair of Finance Committee
I was elected as a Co-opted Governor at Bevington in July 2015. I sit on the Finance & General Purposes Committee. I believe in the importance of early stage education to positive life outcomes, and that strong governance is essential to delivering high quality education. I live in north west London and manage a commercial property investment business, also based in London.
Noreen Hallbery- Co-Opted Governor
I am a co-opted Govenor in Bevington and also sit on the Finance Committee. I live in Kensal Green and have done so for the past 20 years. Both my children went to St. Charles Primary school and are now in secondary education. I work for a large Telecommunications company managing a sales team. I am passionate about education and supporting our local schools using the benefit of my experience to make sure the pupils achieve their potential.
Isobel Carter- Co-Opted Governor
I have recently become a governor at Bevington and I sit on the Finance Committee. After a varied career in business, both here and in the States, I now work for several charities, notably Cancer Research UK; Young Enterprise and Making the Leap (helping those at schools choose the right career) and teaching English at the Al Hasaniya Arab Women’s Centre. I am on the board of The Clement James Centre in North Kensington, help students from Oxford and George Washington Universities, and am also active in The City Women’s Network. In my spare time I participate enthusiastically in classes at the gym (anything is possible with music), golf, tennis, reading, films, theatre, current events, languages, cuisine and dance.
Ahmad AlJabary- Parent Governor
I have been elected as a Parent Governor at Bevington in December 2017. I have one child at the school and the second is to join as soon as she is old enough. I sit on the SEND (Special Education Needs and Disability). I am passionate about learning, I have always had a strong interest in the education sector. Came from medical background and I was a medical instructor and currently I am an entrepreneur, live and work in London.
Jackie Waldock (Parent Governor)
My son started Reception at Bevington in September 2018 and I was elected as a Parent Governor in February 2019. I work full-time as a broadcast documentary filmmaker and have made films in schools and with young people on a wide variety of subjects. I have a passionate interest in education, equality of opportunity and children’s development. I sit on the Curriculum and Standards Committee.
Joanna Po- Staff Governor
I am the staff governor at Bevington Primary School. Having worked in education for the last ten years, I am passionate about education and I fully emerge myself in the schools ethos, values and promote the schools vision with staff, parents, children and the wider community. Being a member of the SLT, I am committed to the pupils, parents and staff at Bevington.