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Mr Phil Atkinson

Phil is the Local Authority Governor and Chair. Professionally he is a Chartered Mechanical Engineer and Programme Manager, working in scientific research on UK and International large scale science projects and facilities, having over three decades of experience of the design, integration and operation of particle accelerators and managing large diverse teams. He is involved with the NW regional skills agenda from an employer perspective and leads his organisation’s apprenticeship scheme.  Phil is a passionate supporter of education, skills development and lifelong learning. Phil is an experienced school governor and has also been a governor at a Warrington Secondary School. He has two children with one still in full time education, both having attended St Benedict’s Catholic Primary School in the past.

Mrs Doreane Child​

I have been a foundation governor since Sept 2012. I attended St Benedict's as a child and my two grown up sons also attended St Benedict's. I am the governor who is responsible for safeguarding.

Mrs Child is the governor for well-being and prevent.


Mrs Lisa Ng

I am currently a Foundation governor with responsibility for SEND and Pupil Premium. Two of my children attend St Benedict's Catholic Primary School. I also have a keen interest in Early Years.

Mrs Ng is the Vice Chair of Governors.

Mrs Siobhan Davies​​

I have been a Foundation Parent Governor since September 2012, with specific responsibilities for the ‘Gifted & Talented’. I currently have a son Joshua who attends St Benedict's.


Mr M Ainsworth​​

Mr M Ainsworth is our staff governor.

Fr Dave Heywood

Fr Dave is a Foundation Governor with responsibility for GDPR.


Ms V Tanuskova

Ms V Tanuskova is a Foundation Governor at St Benedict's Catholic Primary School.

Mrs Chiara Berry

Mrs Chiara Berry is a Foundation Governor, who attended St Benedict's Catholic Primary School. She served on the altar at St Benedict's Church for 20 years. She is a Community Mental Health Nurse in Warrington, where she regularly mentors student nurses. She is a firm believer that everyone is entitled to a good education. She is a mother to two children.

Mrs Berry is the governor responsible for Religious Education.


Mr Paul Caswell

Mr Caswell is a Foundation Governor at St Benedict's Catholic Primary School.

Mr Chris Perry

Mr Perry is our Headteacher at St Benedict's Catholic Primary School.

Mr Perry joined the school in September 2020 having worked at St Benedict's School as a teacher earlier in his career - approximately 25 years before.  Mr Perry has previously been a Headteacher for 18 years in two other schools prior to joining St Benedict's.  Mr Perry believes that learning is a lifelong process.

Mr Chris Perry Headteacher DBS 001702118063

Mrs Maria Lawton

Mrs Lawton is a parent governor at St Benedict's Catholic Primary School.

Mr Alan Grehan

Mr Alan Grehan is a parent governor at St Benedict's Catholic Primary School.

Mr Grehan is the PE governor.


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