School IEB Chair Speaks To Radio Scilly

The Five Islands School St Mary's base. 

The Five Islands School St Mary's base. 

The Chair of the Five Islands School Interim Executive Board (IEB) spoke to Will this week and gave an extended interview on the progress of the School.

Jackie Eason is a governor consultant who has worked in special measures schools supporting improvement and academy conversion. She is a National Leader of Governance and works as an independent governor consultant and also develops and delivers training on behalf of the National Governors Association. 

Her role also involves leading the academy conversion process for the IEB, and Jackie is also the whistleblowing governor for safeguarding. 

During the extended interview Will and Jackie spoke about the School's recent Ofsted Report which can be read at the conversion process, and the future of the school.

You can listen to the full interview below. Will started off by asking Jackie to explain her role and to explain exactly what governance is...