Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has appointed Mr Bernard Chisholm to the post of Director of Education and Children’s Services.

Mr Chisholm is currently Head of Children’s Services with the Comhairle. He has previously worked with a number of local authorities nationally and is a former Educational Psychologist.

He has held a number of remits with the Comhairle including Head of Primary Education and Inclusion and Head of Education and Resources.