As a Multi Academy Trust a governance structure is in place to support and monitor all that we do.

 

Members

Members are the subscribers to the Trust’s memorandum of association and have the power to appoint or remove Directors. Only the Members can amend the memorandum of association and are responsible for ensuring that the MAT Board are compliant.

Board of Directors

The MAT Board’s powers are delegated to them by the Members. They are responsible for controlling the management and operation of the Trust. They are responsible for ensuring that it is solvent, well-run and that the schools are delivering the standards required. They are responsible for setting the school budgets and appointing the Governors in the Local Governing Bodies.

Local Governing Bodies

The Local Governing Bodies responsibilities are delegated to them from the MAT Board. The level of delegated responsibility is negotiated but is likely to include day to day operational management, student welfare, staffing (except for the Headteacher) and budget monitoring.

Each School has a Local Governing Body that works closely with the Headteacher and staff to ensure that they are providing the best education possible to the children in our care.

 

Latest news from our academies

  • All Saint's First School

    September Newsletter

    13 Sep 2019 | BY asf

    Our September School Newsletter is now available to view online.   Please Click here to read it.

  • Churnet View Middle School

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    11 Feb 2019 | BY churnetview

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  • Leek First School

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    09 May 2019 | BY lfs

    Leek First School has joined the Talentum Learning Trust.

  • Leek High

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    16 Sep 2019 | BY leekhigh

    Following a challenge set during staff briefing last week, Mr Knight successfully discovered and translated the school’s latin motto. Up […]

  • Westwood College

    Year 8 Open Evening, Tuesday 24th September 2018

    19 Sep 2019 | BY cspragg

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  • All Saint's First School

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    09 Apr 2019 | BY asf

    If your child is due to start Reception in September, please come along to the “Let’s Get Ready for School […]

  • Churnet View Middle School

    News section

    11 Feb 2019 | BY churnetview

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  • Westwood College

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    19 Sep 2019 | BY cspragg

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  • All Saint's First School

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  • Churnet View Middle School

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