Inmans Primary School Governing Body

Governors are appointed to help:

  • hold school leaders to account
  • decide what is taught
  • set standards of behaviour
  • interview and select staff
  • decide how the school budget is spent


Governors of Inmans Primary Vision Statement can be viewed here.


Our Governing Body comprises:



  • Mrs Jan Baker – Chair
  • Mrs Andrea MacKenzie
  • Revd David North
  • Mrs Susie Rix
  • Mr Nicholas Swash
  • Mrs Kathryn Young


  • Mrs Emma Everitt
  • Mrs Louise Simms
  • Mr Andrew Watson


  • Mrs Claire Bunker

Below are pen pictures of each of our governors. Click on their name to read more.

Any governor can be reached through the school

Jan Baker – Community and Chair of Governors

Jan_BakerI joined the Governing Body here at Inmans as a parent Governor in 2004 when my youngest child was a pupil here. After a term as Vice Chair I became Chair in 2008 shortly after the terrible floods and was very involved with the planning and completion of the new build project. I have lived in the local area with my family for over 30 years, originating from Liverpool. I meet with the Headteacher/deputy headteacher at least weekly and I try to attend as many school functions as possible including good work assembly each Friday. In past years I have joined theyear 6 residential visit to Northumberland and offer my time as a volunteer in school whenever I can, in class, on visits, or whatever is needed!! I am a Group Scout Leader, and I work part time for Boots Pharmacies in Hedon.

Kathryn Young – Community Governor

My name is Kathryn Young, I live in Hedon and have joined the board of governors in June 2012 as a community governor. My children have been pupils at Inmans School since we moved to the area in 2008 and have now moved up to SHTC. I am also involved with Friends of Inmans School holding the position of Chair since 2009.

I am self employed working with my husband running our “Mobile bar service” and I also run “Simply Tasty” catering company.

Andrea Mackenzie – Parent Governor

Andrea_MackenzieI am a science teacher and work for the Local authority at Withernsea High School.

I have been a teacher for the last 10 years and have recently returned full time as Head of the science faculty, after my son started school.

I have two children Ellie (14) and William (5). William is currently at Inmans School.

I have lived in the local area all my life and I was appointed as a Local Authority Governor in April 2012.

Louise Simms – Parent Governor

Louise_SimmsMy name is Louise Simms and I joined as a parent governor in September 2013. I attended my first meeting in October so I ‘m still finding my feet!

I have three lively boys at Inmans School, all in key stage 1.

I’m a busy mum, I work part time, and spend the rest of the time caring for my family. I’m looking forward to my new role as a parent governor.

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