NPAT Members

Peter Hall Jones

Peter is a leadership and culture change specialist and, having been a successful and nationally recognised Head Teacher, now works around the world, across all sectors, helping people understand how and why they think the way they do and giving them skills and techniques to think, behave and achieve differently. Since co founding the Curriculum Foundation Peter has worked extensively on helping teachers, Head Teachers and government officials develop irresistible, relevant, world class curriculum experiences for all learners.

Scott Richards

Scott is the Chair of Governors at Simon de Senlis Primary School and a member of Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service as a Fire Protection Officer, and in total has worked for the Service for fourteen years. Scott has undertaken a number of different roles over his years as a governor and currently, in addition to being Chair, sits on the finance and personnel committee and the safeguarding and health and safety committee.

Adrian White

Adrian White is the Chair of the Board of Directors having previously been the Chair of Governors at Abington Vale Primary School.  Adrian works as Divisional Managing Director of Operations at Carlisle Support Services, managing the Retail and Events business units.  Adrian's background has predominantly been in support services and he works with large retailers and some of the UK's major sporting venues, providing staff to deliver key projects and events. 

Adrian became a Governor in 2008, keen to support his children's primary school.  He is experienced in developing the effectiveness of governing bodies, putting in place the right systems and processes and encouraging Governors to support and challenge.  He oversaw the transition of Abington Vale Primary School from a 'requires improvement' to 'outstanding' category in a two year period, working closely with the local authority.