Luckwell is a member of the Excalibur Academies Trust (EAT). Luckwell Primary has a Academy Committee.
Luckwell's Academy Committee Membership
Anna JenkinsCo-opted (Chair)
Chair of Academy Committee
Anna moved from London to Bedminster in 2018 and is proud to be part of the local governing body at Luckwell Primary School and serve the local community. Anna has professional qualifications in Public Relations and Project Management. Anna's experience of working within university education and healthcare has enabled her to bring many skills to the board. Her expertise is in change management, communications and engagement. She believes in working with others to create open and supportive environments where everyone can thrive and achieve their best potential. In her spare time you will find Anna reading, watching box sets, at the theatre or planning for her next travels.
Glenn RaintonParent Governor (Vice- Chair)
I and my family have been living in Bedminster for 13 years, it’s a lovely area with a great mix of people. Being part of the Governors board of Luckwell Primary is a great way to be involved in the community and create a positive environment for my children, her classmates and be of benefit for Bedminster.
Stuart DalleyCo-opted Governor
Stuart Dalley has worked in education for 15 years and has held a number of teaching positions and is currently Deputy Head (Academic) at an independent school in the city. He brings with him an interest in the academic side of school life and ensuring best outcomes for all learners. He lives close to the school and is committed to playing a key role in the school's contribution to the local area. Stuart is delighted to be part of the Luckwell Primary School team and to work closely with staff and governors. In his free time he is an avid reader, enjoys sports and fitness and spending time with his family.
Bill ThomasCo-opted Governor
I am married to Heather. We have lived in Ashton forthe last 5 years. Previously, we lived in Nailsea for 28years, and brought up our 3 children(who are all in their 30s) there. We have 2 grandsons, who live with our daughter - also in Nailsea. I haverecently retired as a partner in a top 100 firm of solicitors.I have always been interested in education and some years ago was a governor at Ravenswood School in Nailsea. More recently, I taught a CILex evening course at Weston College. Having retired, I am keen to put something back into the local community.My interests include music and singing (I am a member of Bath Male Choir); Sailing and anything to do with the sea; Rugby - not playing any more, but a keen follower of Wales, Bristol Bears and Nailsea and Backwell under 11s and under 9s; I am an omnivorous reader and a keen cook and baker.
Lizzie MizenParent Governor
As a parent at Luckwell, I feel really strongly about my children, and other children in the community, experiencing the best possible outcomes from their primary education. By joining the governing team, I feel I would be contributing in some small way towards this happening.
Marie-Elaine CarrollTeaching Staff Governor
I have a wealth of experience in education both in the UK and abroad, ranging from roles in Leadership and Management, mentoring and coaching to classroom teaching. I am passionate about ensuring Luckwell Primary School is at the very heart of Bedminster, where the pupils receive the best education possible to become learners who are equipped with the skills, knowledge and understanding needed to succeed in their life journey.
Stanford is a policy professional working for the Department for Education and is always keen to help make schools the best places they can be! If there is anything he can do to help or a question he can answer, don’t hesitate to reach out.
Luckwell Primary School are recruiting Community Governors to serve on the school’s Academy Committee .
This is an exciting opportunity to work in collaboration with others to secure great learning and teaching for all students, and to improve outcomes for the children at Luckwell Primary School.
The role involves attendance at one meeting per school term and pre-arranged visits to the school. Training is provided and we welcome candidates from our school community with no previous governor experience,We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children & an enhanced DBS check is required for the successful applicant.
Luckwell Academy Committee minutes are available on request to the School Office.The Chair/Vice Chair of the Academy Committee can be contacted confidentially by email or by post via Luckwell Primary School, Breach Rd , Bristol, BS3 3ET.
The School is a member of the Excalibur Academies Trust - a company limited by guarantee companies house number 08146633.