Governors’ Information and Duties

Members of our Governing Body

Name Term of Office Type of Governor Committee Membership Appointed by Pecuniary Interests Membership of other governing bodies Personal relations in school Chair of Commitees
Mr I Macbeth 4 Yrs Community CS OAT None Grandson Chair of Governors
Mrs S Sharman 4 Yrs Parent ES OAT None Watermill Son Vice Chair
Mr R Hughes
Ms J Hadfield 4 Yrs Teaching Staff CS ES OAT None
Miss M Sherratt 4 Yrs Associate FGP OAT None
Mr A Moran 4 Yrs Associate CS ES FGP OAT None
 Mrs S May 4 Yrs Principal OAT  None

Chair of Governors: Ian Macbeth
Career: Teacher, Headteacher and then Advisor with Stoke LA. Now retired. I have a grandson in school and feel the school has great potential to be outstanding. Now I spend most of my time supporting schools, playing golf, walking, biking and watching Port Vale!!

Vice Chair of Governors: Stacy Sharman
I currently work for Stoke On Trent Council, working alongside communities and partners. I enjoy cooking and spending time with my family. I have a son in school and a daughter in private day nursery. I am a governor as i want to help the school to be the best it can be and for all children to achieve to the best of their ability and succeed throughout their time at Packmoor.

Staff Governor: Jude Hadfield
I am currently a classroom teacher in year 5 but have taught children from age 4-18 years in the primary and secondary sector. Prior to being a teacher I was a Special Needs Education Associate in a 2000 child secondary school in Sheffield. I have taught in a variety of different authorities from Stoke to Sunderland. My interests are in lifelong education and photography. In my spare time I love to walk my dog and ride.

Parent Governor: Gina Pritchard

Principal: Sharon May

Governor: Rod Hughes

Governor: Corinne Williams

OAT Governance Charter

Should you wish to contact a member of our governing body, please email:

Please click the link below to view the Department for Education Role of the School Governors.

The governing body works with the head teacher to provide vision and a strategic framework whilst the head teacher remains the lead professional who is responsible for the operational (day to day) management of the school.


Attendance record of meetings

Parent Governor Vacancy

Letter to parents

Parent Nomination Form

Guidance document Parent Governor