Roy Duncan – MEMBER


Current role in or relationship with school

  • Professional colleague of the Headteacher

Governor, educational and school leadership experience

  • Jack Hunt School
  • Former Headteacher (retired)
  • Folksworth C of E Primary School
  • LA Governor since 2013. Experience as Chair of Governors, Chair of HT Appraisal Panel, Member of Curriculum and Achievement and Finance, Premises and Personnel Committees. Member of governor working group in process of establishing a hard federation with another school.

Professional experience

  • 37 years experience in secondary education, 20 at senior leader level including  Headteacher.
  • Experience in curriculum and learning,  school improvement,  personnel, resources, budgets, managing change, training, governance, PFI, community relations, Ofsted.

Professional and education qualifications

  • BEd (Hons). MA. NPQH
  • Completed NCSL course for Chairs of Governors and a range of courses related to school governance including Safer Recruitment.

Community involvement

  • LA governor at local primary school
  • Member of local Twinning Committee.

Skills and expertise in relation to school governance

  • School improvement
  • School inspection and monitoring
  • SEN
  • Finance
  • HR & personnel
  • Premises & Capital projects
  • Strategic planning
  • Data analysis
  • Compliance
  • Change management
  • Communications
  • Community engagement
  • Pupil voice
  • Pastoral support
  • Extended services
  • Marketing
  • Parent engagement