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Mr Philip Round

Term of office:

Start date: 18/09/2020

End date:  17/09/2023

When did you first become a Governor at Penkford?

September 2015

What interested you in becoming a Governor at Penkford ?

Helping young people gain employability skills for the future

What do you enjoy most about your role as Governor?

Getting involved in the strategic planning of the school and providing advice and challenge to the staff.

What are your hobbies and interests?

Football and Rugby League

Buddhist Meditation

European Railway Travel


Retired Education and Training Manager- Jaguar LandRover Halewood

On-line script marker for John Moores University World of Work Employability Programme.

Governor, St Helen’s College and Wargrave House School

Chairman, Community Service, Rotary Club of Newton-le-Willows


Contact the School

Penkford School

Wharf Road
WA12 9XZ

Main Contact: Ms A Kyle

Report an Absence: Mrs R Savage

Safeguarding: Mr D Francis or Mr J Mckune

Family Support: Mrs Y Hall

SEN Contact: Mr D Francis / Ms A Kyle

Curriculum: Mrs N Laughton

Careers: Miss F Maxwell

Tel: 01744 678745
Fax: 01744 678748

SEN Email:

Penkford School. Wharf Road, Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside WA12 9XZ

Tel: 01744 678745 | Fax: 01744 678748 | Email:

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