The Governing Board

The Governors represent Birmingham Hebrew Congregation, the Community, the parents, Birmingham Education Authority and the school staff. They have responsibility for the strategic direction of the school. They meet at least once per term, but committees meet more regularly as demand requires.

Foundation governors (appointed by BHC)
Mrs S Bryant - Chair of Finance and Buildings Committee, Vice Chair of Governors
Mr S Bushell - Chair of Governors, 
Chair of Staffing and Wellbeing Committee, Vice Chair of Finance and Buildings Committee
Mr R Hockley
Mrs T Klinger
Dr K Skinazi

Elected parent governors
Dr Eman Penny -
Link Governor for Academically More Able provision, Link Governor for Special Educational Needs
Mr Karl Rowberry - Link Governor for Training, 
Link Governor for Pupil Premium provision

Local Authority governor
Awaiting appointment

Elected staff governor
Mrs I Posaner

Ex officio governors
Rabbi Y Jacobs - Director of Jewish Education, Link Governor for Safeguarding
Mr S Langford - Headteacher

Associate members
Mr G Clements (Finance and Buildings Committee)
Mrs F Owen (Curriculum Committee and Governing Board)

Clerk to the Governing Board
Mrs S Wainwright


Declarations of percuniary interests, etc:
Mrs Bryant is a director of Teamworks Karting
Mrs Posaner has a daughter, who also works at King David School, as a teaching assistant


Governing Board committees
The Governing Board meets at least once a term. There are three committees, which also meet approximately once a term. These are the Finance and Buildings Committee; the Staffing and Wellbeing Committee; and the Curriculum Committee. Membership of each committee is as follows:

Finance and Buildings: Mrs Bryant (Chair), Mr Bushell (Vice Chair), Mr Hockley, Mr Langford, Mr Clements, Mrs Klinger
Staffing and Wellbeing: Mr Bushell (Chair), Mrs Bryant, Mrs Posaner, Mr Langford
Curriculum: Dr Penny, Dr Skinazi, Rabbi Jacobs, Mrs Posaner, Mrs Owen, Mr Rowberry