Ms Marion Matchett CBE

Lay Member

Career / Experience:

Ms Matchett has been involved in education and training at a number of levels throughout her working life. As a former teacher, adviser, lecturer and inspector of education Ms Matchett’s professional experience extends across the education and training sectors. She was Chief Inspector of the Education and Training Inspectorate and contributed to the development of regulation and inspection policy, at both national and international levels.

Since her retirement she has served two terms of office as a Civil Service Commissioner and as an independent member of the Education Honours Committee at the Cabinet Office.

Period of Appointment and Remuneration:

Ms Matchett's period of appointment is for four years commencing on 18th October 2016. A daily rate of £338 and a half-day fee of £169 (4 hours or less) are payable. An hourly rate is payable for Commission activities other than attendance at scheduled meetings and attendance at training, conferences, outreach and diversity events.

Other Public Appointments Held and Remunerations Received:

Ms Matchett is currently a member of the Senate of Queen’s University. No fees are payable in respect of that position.  

Political Activity:

None.