Croxley Danes School is part of the Danes Educational Trust - a multi-academy trust set up by St Clement Danes School in June 2016. There are currently two schools within the Trust, St Clement Danes School and Croxley Danes School. Both schools have their own Local Governing Body which reports to the Danes Educational Trust's Board.
At Croxley Danes School, our Local Governing Body is Chaired by Rosie Faunch who has been involved with the development of the school for the last three years. Details of its governors can be found below. In the autumn term there will be an election for a parent governor. Details of this will be sent to parents in September.
Rosie has been working with the team at St Clement Danes since 2014 and is the Chair of the Croxley Danes School Governing Body. She has held many roles in hospital management, becoming CEO at Ealing Hospital as it became an NHS Trust before joining BMI Healthcare as the Executive Director of the Princess Margaret Hospital in Windsor. She went on to be Regional Director with responsibility for several hospitals before moving into corporate business development and is currently an independent management consultant specialising in Healthcare IT. She recently spent 14 years as Chair of Governors at St Helen’s School, Northwood.
Jonathan is Associate Minister: Youth & Children at Croxley Green Baptist Church. Prior to 2006 when he arrived in Croxley, he worked in Youth and Community roles in a variety of Baptist churches. Jonathan brings both his Community knowledge and deep understanding of the social, emotional and spiritual needs of children and young people to the board.
Sarah is an accountant with experience both in industry as an accountant and treasurer, and in the Cultural Sector as an advisor and trustee. She has just been appointed as a Lecturer (2 days a week) at the University of Buckingham, where she has been teaching Heritage Management since 2012 on the History of Art and Heritage Management BA course. She has 25 years of experience as a charity trustee: currently she is Acting Chair for Beaconsfield Gallery, Vauxhall, Treasurer at the Chiltern Open Air Museum and Treasurer at Motionhouse Dance Theatre.
Richard is a barrister in full time private practice, specialising in various areas of commercial and company law, and a member of the Government’s A-Panel of barristers used for high profile/difficult cases. As a former student at St Clement Danes, he is both familiar with, and committed to, the ethos of the Danes Educational Trust. Richard lives in Hertfordshire and has three children.
Diana was Headmistress of the Royal Masonic School for Girls in Rickmansworth from 2001 until her retirement in December 2016. At The Royal Masonic, Diana’s achievements were numerous and included gaining exceptional and excellent ratings across the board in a full inspection in 2011; leading the school into the Herts & Bucks Teaching Schools’ Alliance; championing STEM for women; and setting up Ruspini House Pre-School which gained an Ofsted Outstanding rating in 2010.