Governors

Current JFS Governors

Parent Governors are:
Charlotte Benjamin, Geraldine Fainer and Michael Lee. 

US appointees are:
Jo Coleman,  Richard Del Monte, Neil Harris, Ruth Renton, Anne Shisler, Stuart Waldman (Vice-Chairman of Governors) and Steven Woolf (Chairman of Governors).

Staff Governors are:
Zach Bennetts and Jonathan Miller (Headteacher).

Richard Martyn is the Brent nominated Governor.

Mrs Vanessa Kushner and Mr Andrew Moss are Associate Governors.

Parents are welcome to write to the Governors

 

Letters should be addressed care of the School or may be sent to governors@jfs.brent.sch.uk.

The Governors of the School have a range of duties and responsibilities laid down in education and charity law. These range over most aspects of school life, from student admissions and staff appointments to the finances and educational provision of the School. Governors are nominated by the United Synagogue (our Foundation Body) and Brent Local Education Authority. Parents and staff are entitled to elect representatives to the Governing Body. The Headteacher sits ex officio as a member of the Governing Body.

The Governing Body has a number of standing committees:

Admissions chaired by Richard Del Monte
Curriculum and Attainment chaired by Geraldine Fainer
Attendance & Discipline chaired by Jo Coleman
Jewish Education chaired by Charlotte Benjamin 
Strategy chaired by Steven Woolf
Pay and Personnel chaired by Ruth Renton
Finance and Premises chaired by Neil Harris