Stour Academy

 

 

Governance

We recognise just how vital the role of governors and directors has become in raising standards.

There is only one legal entity accountable for all schools within the Multi-Academy Trust (MAT).

The MAT has one set of Articles which governs all academies within the MAT.

Click here to see our current Governance Structure

 

Members
Academy trusts do not have shareholders; they have members. The role and rights of members is analogous to that of shareholders. They hold the AGM and appoint Directors.

The Members are:

Georgina Glover
Quentin Roper
Wayne Barry
Angela Barry

Directors 
Work with the leadership team to set the strategic vision and ethos of the Trust.

The Directors are:

Fiona Trigwell - Chair

Full name: Mrs Fiona Trigwell
Date of appointment: 07/12//2017
Term of office expires: 06/12/2021
Appointed by: Appointed by GB/board
Relevant business and pecuniary interests:
Governance roles in other educational institutions: 
Relationships between other governors or school staff: 
Attendance record at Directors meetings over academic year 2018/19: 2/3

Daniel Moore

Full name: Mr Daniel Jeffery Moore
Date of appointment: 27/04/18
Term of office expires: 26/04/2022
Appointed by: Academy members
Relevant business and pecuniary interests: None
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None
Relationships between other governors or school staff: None
Attendance record at Directors meetings over academic year 2018/19: 3/3

Tejinder Singh

Full name: Mr Tejinder Pal Singh
Date of appointment: 10/05/18
Term of office expires: 09/05/2022
Appointed by: Academy members
Relevant business and pecuniary interests:
Governance roles in other educational institutions: 
Relationships between other governors or school staff: 
Attendance record at Directors meetings over academic year 2018/19: 1/3

Victoria Standing

Full name: Mrs Victoria Standing
Date of appointment: 03/10/2018
Term of office expires: 02/10/2022
Appointed by: Academy members
Relevant business and pecuniary interests:
Governance roles in other educational institutions: 
Relationships between other governors or school staff: 
Attendance record at Directors meetings over academic year 2018/2019: 2/2

Robyn Ford

Full name: Miss Robyn Alexandra Ford
Date of appointment: 24/01/18
Term of office expires: 23/01/2022
Appointed by: Academy members
Relevant business and pecuniary interests:
Governance roles in other educational institutions: Director at Ethos School Improvement Limited
Relationships between other governors or school staff: 
Attendance record at Directors meetings over academic year 2018/19 2/3

Rachael Howell (Staff)

Full name: Miss Rachael Howell
Date of appointment: 30/06/2017
Term of office expires: 31/08/18
Appointed by: School Staff
Relevant business and pecuniary interests: None
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None
Relationships between other governors or school staff: Close family member (Mrs J Howell) employed at Sturry CofE Primary School
Attendance record at Directors meetings over academic year 2018/19: 2/3

Simon O'Keefe (CEO)

Full name: Mr Simon O'Keefe
Date of appointment: 14/08/2012
Term of office expires: 31/08/2020
Appointed by: Original (signatory) members
Relevant business and pecuniary interests: None
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None
Relationships between other governors or school staff: None
Attendance record at Directors meetings over academic year 2018/19: 3/3

Accounting Officer: Simon O'Keefe
Chief Financial Officer: Tommy Cullen

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Claire March
Full name: Mrs Claire March
Date of appointment: 28/01/15
Term of office expired: 28/01/2019
Appointed by: Academy members
Relevant business and pecuniary interests: None
Governance roles in other educational institutions: Governor of Hawkinge Primary school 
Relationships between other governors or school staff: None
Attendance record at Directors meetings over academic year 2018/19 2/2

Documents

Scheme of Delegation

Articles of Association

Master Funding Agreement

Memorandum of Association

The Stour Academy Trust Signed final accounts

Directors Register of Interests 2018/2019

Central Team Register of Interests 2018/2019

Gender Pay Gap Report 2018