The main decision-making, executive and managerial bodies at Ofsted.
The Ofsted board is responsible for:
- setting the strategic priorities, targets and objectives for Ofsted
- ensuring that the work of Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector (HMCI) is carried out efficiently and effectively, and that it encourages improvement and the development of a focus on those using services that Ofsted inspects and regulates
- setting Ofsted’s strategic priorities and overseeing its corporate governance
Members of the Ofsted board are:
- Sir Michael Wilshaw, Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector
- David Hoare, Chair
- Linda Farrant
- Paul Snell CBE
- John Roberts CBE
Ofsted board meetings
The Ofsted board meets at least 4 times a year.
Ofsted corporate governance framework
The framework has further information about the board, its chair and committees, which include the Chair’s Committee and the Audit Committee