Colin Hammond

Current Trustee roles

  • Chair of the People and Infrastructure Committee

Current role on LGB of a PKAT school

  • Chair of Governors of Thorpe Primary School

Governor, educational and school leadership experience

  • Name of School – Thorpe Primary School
  • Parent Governor & Co-opted Governor since 2005
  • Was a member of all committees, personnel & Finance, Premises & School Effectiveness
  • Link Governor Sport, Food for Life, KS2 + Leadership
  • Completed LA Governors Services courses Level 1 and 2.
  • Completed Safer Recruitment course

Professional experience

  • 34 years’ experience in the Financial Services Industry.
  • Business Development Manager for a Large Multi-National company.
  • Worked in various Departments including Senior Management
  • Undertaken courses and Diplomas through employment

Community involvement

  • Community Champion for my Team at work.
  • Governor Duties

Skills and expertise in relation to school governance

  • School improvement
  • Sports
  • Finance
  • Accountancy
  • HR & personnel
  • Premises & Capital projects
  • Strategic planning
  • Data analysis
  • Compliance
  • Business and corporate management
  • Change management
  • Communications
  • Community engagement
  • Pastoral support
  • Extended services
  • Fundraising
  • Marketing
  • Parent engagement