Chair of the Board and Co-Director
Kay Charles is Chair of the BSP Board and headteacher of The Village School, the largest generic through age special school in North London. The school is housed in exceptional new premises and is the current base and hub for Brent School Partnership meetings. Since moving in to the new premises the school has achieved the Professional Development Quality Mark, Gold Standard, (the first of two schools to achieve this in the country), the IQM Excellence award and the Research Charter Mark. The school is a strategic partner of The Woodfield Teaching Alliance and a member of Challenge Partners. This is Kay’s third headship and she was seconded to Ofsted HMI as part of the headteacher programme and worked with HMI in 2006/2007.