Three Members:

Members have an overarching responsibility for the viability and performance of the Trust through the appointment of Trustees and approval of the annual report.

Nine Trustees:

Trustees roles are:

  • Establishing the overall strategic direction of the Trust and setting the values by which it will work
  • Holding the Executive Principal to account for the overall performance of the Trust and each academy within it
  • Ensuring financial probity and value for money across the Trust
  • Appointment of Governors to serve on Local Governing Bodies

Local Governing Bodies

The Trust has four local governing bodies (Youth Challenge, Lever Park, Forwards Centre and Medical) whose roles are:

  • To support the Trust in pursuit of its vision and overall aims
  • To promote high standards ensuring that pupils attend a successful Academy
  • To hold the Academy Lead to account for academic performance, quality of care and provision
  • To have strategic oversight of the day to day running of the academy including safety and well-being
  • To manage the finance of the Academy in so far as it has been delegated
  • To develop effective communication channels with all stakeholders