The Trustees have established an overall framework for the governance of the Trust and they determine membership, terms of reference and procedures. Our Trustees play a vital role in holding all our schools to account and are responsible for:

  • establishing and steering the Trust’s clarity of purpose
  • overseeing effective governance and decision-making
  • scrutinising plans for growth or consolidation
  • ensuring the Trust is financially competent and has a sustainable budget
  • ensuring young people are making progress and gaining the best educational experience possible
  • putting effective leadership in place and holding the executive leadership to account
  • managing risk and ensuring the Trust is meeting all its statutory and legal responsibilities

The Trustees have a number of committees that are empowered to make decisions:

  • Pay Committee
  • Disciplinary Committee
  • Appeals Committee
  • CEO Performance Review

The Trustees meet every term and all accountability boards, committees and local governing bodies are required to report to them. Our Trustees are:

Please click on the highlighted names below to find out more about our Trustees:

The attendance of all our Trustees at last year’s board meetings and committee meetings is shown below: