Shalene Varcoe
Head of Trust Governance and Compliance

Shalene leads on governance and compliance for the Trust, providing advice on statutory guidance and regulation, compliance, constitutional and procedural matters. She is also the Trust's Company Secretary and Data Protection Officer. Shalene coordinates corporate communications for the Trust, including acting as the brand gatekeeper and strategic content manager for the Trust's main communication platforms.

She joined the Trust in 2013, initially in the learning support team at The Charter School North Dulwich, followed by roles including PA to the Headteacher and clerk to the governors.

Before this she had a long and successful career in communications project management for clients including the The City of London Corporation, ITV and The Royal Society. 

Shalene is a member of The Chartered Governance Institute.