The Board is responsible for determining: NPW’s overall strategic direction; our values and characteristics; the efficient use of funds; and the monitoring of the quality of our services.

The Board is made up of 22 directors, with most elected by their constituent groups:

• 12 headteachers from all phases
• 1 NPW employee
• 3 appointed by Newham Council
• 2 school governors
• 1 appointed by the Co-operative College
• 3 co-opted members appointed by the board