Welcome to Peterbrook Primary School!
Malcolm Overend is currently Vice Chair of Governors but is acting as Chairman for the time being. He was previously a secondary Headteacher in Sutton Coldfield and until recently was both a Registered Inspector and a General Inspector for OFSTED. A teacher for almost 40 years he has a wide experience of education at all levels and of school management and governance in particular. He was appointed to the Board of Governors by the Local Education Authority and is currently in the fourth year of his first term of office.
Mr. E. Carter : Headteacher, was born in Swansea and began his teaching career 31 years ago in primary schools in Kent. He moved to Berkshire to take up a post as Deputy Headteacher, and moved to Solihull in 1987 as Headteacher at Hockley Heath Primary School. He was appointed Headteacher at Peterbrook in 1991. He is also an OfSTED Inspector, a Primary Strategy Consultant Headteacher, and a Consultant Headteacher.
Mrs. K. Slinn : I have been involved in education for over 25 years in both teaching and headship roles. I have worked as a headteacher in three different schools and in three different education authorities. Before taking up my Inspector's role in Solihull 8 years ago, I worked as an Adviser in Hereford and Worcestershire. My many and varied experiences have given me the skills to work with all the schools in Solihull, but especially Peterbrook. I have recently been appointed as Senior School Improvement Advisor.
Mr. S. McGaw : Deputy Headteacher, was born in Shotton, North Wales and began his teaching career 29 years ago in an inner-city comprehensive school in Coventry where he eventually became a Faculty Head for the Performing Arts. In 1984 he became the Drama Adviser for the city and a performing arts consultant. In 2001 he was appointed Deputy Headteacher at Peterbrook. He designed and manages our website.