Nova Education trust directors

  • Mr J Tomasevic – CEO/Accounting Officer (B)
  • Mr J Mills – Chair of Trust (A)
  • Mr R Flewitt
  • Mr A Rahman – Staff Director/Vice CEO/Executive Head (B)
  • Mr C James - Staff Director/Senior Executive Head (B)
  • Mr D Hooker – Staff Director/Vice CEO/Executive Head (B)
  • Mrs S Macdougall – (C)
  • Mrs J White (C)
  • Mr A Woods OBE Vice Chair
  • Mr K Ghattaora
  • Mr A Goddard – (Chair of Meden School)
  • Mr M Auty QC

A = members of Audit sub-committee

B = members of Executive sub-committee

C = members of CEO Performance Management sub-committee

Nottingham free School local governing body

Nottingham Free School has a local governing body whose role is to work with school leaders to monitor progress and ensure all government educational standards are met. The Nova Education Trust directors set the strategic direction for the schools within the trust.

The local governing body consists of currently six members who meet four times a year (September/December/March/June) for full governor meetings as well as regular governor information evenings.

The table below shows their key roles and all governors can be contacted through the school on 0115 896 4949 or email

Name Type of governor Governor role Governor links
Mr K. Ghattaora Parent Chair of Governors Safeguarding, Health & Safety, Pupil Premium, Looked After Children, English,
Mr N. Rakkar Parent Vice-chair of Governors Science, Languages, ICT, PE, Educational Visits
Mr A. Sharif Parent Maths, Humanities, Quality Assurance, Complaints
Mrs K. Wyeld Parent Special Educational Needs & Disabilities, Art, Design, Music, Drama, PSHCE
Mrs J. Brown Staff Head of School
Mrs S. Seymour Staff Non-Teaching Staff
Mrs J. Harnan Staff Teaching Staff

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Nova Members

  • Mr J Mills
  • Mr P Waterland
  • Mr P Chandrakumar

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