Name of Governor 

Keith Hirst

Governor Role

Member of the Interim Advisory Board

What meetings does this governor attend?

Full Board

What does or did this Governor do for a job?

Headteacher - Brookfield Community School

Why did they want to be a Governor at the Redhill Academy Trust?

To support the strategic work of the Interim Advisory Board in working with The Oakwood Academy.
To work with Interim Advisory Board and Headteacher to ensure clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction.
To use my experience within Redhill to offer governor capacity to Oakwood academy

What specific skills and expertise does this Governor bring to The Interim Advisory Board?

Experienced senior leader in a number of different schools and settings
Previous work as a Deputy Director of Education with Astrea Academy Trust working across different phases and settings.
Previously Chair of Governing Body - Waverley Academy (Doncaster).