Purbeck View School


Ginny Bellard

Telephone: 01929 422760

"Ginny has worked in the field of special educational needs for almost twenty years with Autism being her specialism. She comes to us having led one of the biggest special schools in the country through two outstanding Ofsted inspections, attaining National Teaching School status and National Autistic Society Accreditation for quality Autism support and education. 

Ginny is passionate about building person-centred pathways of support for children and young people and enjoys working closely with families to fulfil the hopes and aspirations they hold for their child."


Vice Principal (Education)

Natalie Rule

Telephone: 01929 422760

"Natalie joins Purbeck View following a 20 year career working with children and young people with Autism and Special Educational Needs. She is an experienced Classroom Practitioner and Senior Leader having worked in Independent Residential Schools, Colleges and Local Authority Special Schools. Natalie has been instrumental in the improvement of Ofsted gradings in all of her previous employments. She is particularly focused and passionate about developing aspirational and bespoke learning packages for young people that promote independence and support them to 'Prepare for Adulthood'."


General Enquiries

Email: cambianeducation@cambiangroup.com

Telephone: 0800 138 1184


Governance Board

Termly Governance Board meetings are held at Purbeck View School to ensure that the management of the school is closely scrutinised and held to account in all areas of responsibility.


The agenda comprises of:


✓ Voice of the Child - student feedback


✓ Head Teachers Highlight Report outlining achievements and challenges and progress against school improvement report


✓ Outcomes for Children and Young People - Care


✓ Outcomes for Children and Young People - Education


✓ Outcomes for Children and Young People - Therapy


✓ Commercial Performance


✓ Staffing and Personnel


✓ Estates Report


✓ IT report


Chair of the board is Chris Strong who is contactable on chris.strong@cambiangroup.com or phone: 0208 735 6150


The Governance Board contain key individuals from outside and within the school who attend this meeting each term and parental and staff feedback is always welcomed.