The Trustees of Our Lady’s are a voluntary body who are committed to providing independent, Catholic education to all children at the Nursery and School.
As a group, the Trustees provide a vast range of experience on matters including pastoral care, education, HR, Marketing, Ethos and Business.
Creating a first class learning environment
Our Trustees prioritise the School’s development and strategic plan to ensure that both the Nursery and School have the opportunity to grow and develop as their respective needs change.
They are committed to year round education and care, and as a registered charity the Trust invests in the fabric and structure of the school and nursery at all times. With continual investment and commitment from both the Trustees and teaching staff, Our Lady’s provides a first class learning environment.
Ensuring school business is conducted in a responsible manner is also the responsibility of our Trustees. They use their years of experience to manage the school budget and provide support and guidance to the Headmaster in setting future priorities.
Karen has been a member of the board of trustees since 2013 and has 2 children who attend Our Lady’s. An FCCA accountant, she has spent the last 20 years holding a variety of senior financial and commercial roles in multi-national companies. Karen currently works full-time for a software company and enjoys being able to utilise her professional skills in the ongoing development of Our Lady’s, particularly with regard to financial investments. Karen has a BA (Hons) in History and Politics, is a Fellow of the Association Chartered Certified Accountants, and holds PRINCEII practitioner status.
To contact the chairman of the trustees, Karen Osment, please write to her:
c/o Our Lady’s Preparatory School