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This section of the website contains key information on the governance of the Trust.

The Governance structure is as follows:

Trust Members (5)
Diocesan Foundation Members x 2
Community Members x 2
Chair of the Trust Board
40% Church of England representation
Board of Trustees (8)
Skills-based Trustees appointed by the Members x 6
Chief Exec/Partnership Lead
Elected representative from Chairs of LGBs
Non-voting expert members as required
Skills based board
Company management
HR/ Personnel
Local Governing Bodies
(parent and staff representatives, Foundation Governors
continue on an ‘as is’ basis)
Each school retains a Local Governing Body with significant delegated responsibility e.g appointment and appraisal of Headteacher (with advisory support from the Trust)