Governor Profiles

Roxanne Malleson

Length of service/involvement with Heaton Manor
My son attends Heaton Manor School and I was elected in 2014. I believe supporting our children and young people’s education is one of the most important parenting roles and I am delighted to have the opportunity to contribute to such an outstanding school.

Committee responsibilities

My employment history includes Community and Youth Work in a management role, research, counselling and teaching. Over the past 20 years I have worked with Newcastle University, Newcastle College, Tyne Metropolitan College, South Tyneside College, The Children’s Society, Save the Children and Local Authorities. I have been a professional counsellor, Youth Specialist for 18 years.

At present I am a Lecturer / Trainer at Tyne Metropolitan College and a self-employed counsellor.

Local interest
I am an advisory board member for Little Big Butter Young Women Academy. The organisation in not profitable and delivers creative drama, film and training for all sectors with a specialist expertise in delivering high quality intervention and engagement projects and activities for children, young people and women.

For the past 4 years I have been a volunteer for Oxfam.

Vision for the future
Be an active participant in promoting the school to be excellent today and better tomorrow.

I would like to do my part in making sure the school environment is nurturing and students fulfil their potential.

I would like to see the relationships between parents, wider community and school strengthening.

Roxanne Malleson

Parent Governor, Parent election, 24.02.18, Student Support, Link Governor for Technology and Safeguarding, Self Employed Counsellor (Youth Specialist), Lecturer & Trainer



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Link Governor for Technology and Safeguarding

Self Employed Counsellor (Youth Specialist)

Lecturer & Trainer

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Jesmond Park West
Newcastle Upon Tyne

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