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Derwen College: Winner of the Queens Award for Enterprise 2022

Derwen College’s Governors and Trustees set the mission and strategic direction of the College.

They are also responsible for scrutinising the College’s performance.

Governor/Trustee Role

Wanted: Charity Board TrusteesAll Governor/Trustees are volunteers.

They attend six board meetings, and around six committee meetings per annum, usually 3–5pm on weekdays.

The contribution of Governor/Trustees are invaluable to the development of the College.

Find out how to become a governor at Derwen College.

We are currently recruiting for Charity Board trustees.

Applications especially welcome from qualified accountants, and/or those with experience in Care or Further Education. SEND experience would be an advantage. We welcome applications from diverse backgrounds.

Closing date for applications is Friday, 27 January 2023

Minutes of meetings

Minutes of meetings can be requested from the Clerk to the Governors.

Trustees's ReflectionsPlease contact:
Carol Thompson, Derwen College, Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11 3JA

You can email:

The Board of Governors

Kathleen Kimber

Chair of Governors,
Chair of Search & Governance

Helen Owens

Vice Chair of Governors

Lucy Beaumont

Barbara Court

Chair of Audit & Risk Assurance

Mick Cowan

Chair of Standards & Effectiveness

Vicki Cox

Paul Evison

Liz Leigh

Mark Lord

Paul Milner

Helen Smith

Jamie Ward

Chair of Resources and Business

Louise Burns

Committee Co-optee

Paul Crosby

Committee Co-optee