School Governing Body
Linda AtkinsLinda Atkins is Chair of Governors. She plays a key role in the leadership and management of Westfield by working with the Headteacher and senior leadership team to promote and maintain high standards of educational achievement. Linda ensures that the governing body sets a clear vision, ethos and strategic direction for the school and with the governing body, holds the Headteacher and senior leadership team to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils, and for the performance management of staff. Linda also ensures oversight of the financial performance of the school and effective use of the schools resources.
Barry is a retired management consultant and a South Staffs District Councillor representing Wombourne North and Lower Penn and a Wombourne Parish Councillor. He's the Local Authority Governor and Vice Chair of Governors. He is also chair of the Resources Committee. As a Link Governor he deals with Maths and Safeguarding (including e-safety and Looked After Children). He is also Chair of Governors at a Special Needs school in Wolverhampton.