Hampton High is part of the Bourne Education Trust and has a local governing body with delegated powers. Members for 2021-22 are listed below.
Hampton High Governing Body – 2021/22
Sarah Beadell: Co-opted Governor
Sarah is a local business owner, who works from home allowing time to help support learning at the local primary school - something she has done for more than eleven years since her eldest was in the nursery!
She has three children at Hampton High.
As a firm supporter of the local community, it was important to her that her children attend their local secondary school if it was the right place to encourage, challenge and support their educational journey.
Determined that Hampton High be considered the secondary school of choice for all children living in Hampton, Sarah joined the Governing Body in 2016 to support the school on its journey to Ofsted 'Good' and beyond.
Rachel Cooper: Co-opted Governor
Rachel has two children at the school and joined the governing body in 2016, to support the school on its transformation journey.
She balances being a mum alongside working for a large consultancy firm, to provide technology and operations advice on business development transactions.
Rachel has recently taken the role of Vice Chair of Governors, and the Chair of the School Improvement Committee.
Murtuza Habib: Co-opted Governor
Murtuza by profession is a business analyst with experience of working on projects to capture requirements, conduct feasibility studies, develop and implement processes within the public, aviation, and other sectors.
He holds an MBA degree from Warwick University.
As an experienced technology consultant, he looks to bring some expertise and oversight to the running of the school, whilst at the same time learn from the staff and pupils at the school.
Simon Lee: Elected Parent Governor
Simon joined as a governor in 2018. He has been the Chair of the Resources Committee for the past year.
He is an experienced senior strategic and operational executive for global companies with a focus on business development.
Simon has two children in attendance at Hampton High and is delighted to be in a position to support the school.
David Pease-Watkin: Co-opted Governor
David worked in the city for over 30 years and has lived locally since 1988.
As his father was the headteacher of a primary school he has always had a strong interest in the crucial area of education and he firmly believes in opportunities for all.
He is delighted and honoured to support Hampton High at such an exciting time in its ongoing development.
Nicola Wallace: Co-opted Governor
Nicola has been working in education for the past 15 years, and currently teaches in a London secondary school as a Lead Practitioner of English.
She has a keen interest in all aspects of school improvement and is honoured to support Hampton High in its inclusive and aspirational work with local children.
Clare Webber: Chair of Governors
Clare was a governor for another local secondary school, with specific interest and responsibility for school improvement. She took on the role of chair of governors of Hampton High in September 2019.
Previously Clare was in leadership in primary education in the local area.
Address: Hampton High, Hanworth Road, Hampton, Middlesex, TW12 3HB
Chris Welsh: Co-opted Governor
Chris worked for many years in a number of executive roles within the IT industry before becoming a teacher in a local state school in Kingston towards the end of his career.
He brings recent experience of the challenges of the classroom together with an understanding of the importance of developing young people to take an active role in society to the role of governor.
He cares deeply about helping young people to achieve to their potential.
He is the governor responsible for Safeguarding in the school.
Alison Watts: Clerk to Governors
Rebecca Poole: Headteacher