Trust in numbers

Four pre-schools
and four schools

30

languages

2300

on roll

13%

EAL

350

staff

5%

FSM

Connect Board of Trustees (last updated August 2018)

Name

Category

Attendance at Board of Trustee meetings for academic year 2017/18

Appointment date

Term of office expiry date

Appointed by

Andrea Carter

Trustee

CEO

6 / 6

N/A

N/A

Connect Academy Trust Members

Sandra Clements

Independent Trustee

Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees

6 / 6

1/9/16

1/9/20

Connect Academy Trust Members

Scott George

Trustee

6 / 6

13/6/18

12/6/22

Connect Academy Trust Members

Sue Hannay

Independent Trustee

6 / 6

1/9/16

1/9/20

Connect Academy Trust Members

Naureen Khalid

Trustee

5 / 6

11/1/18

10/1/22

Connect Academy Trust Members

Bill Mitchell

Trustee

3 / 6

11/1/18

10/1/22

Connect Academy Trust Members

Diane Moss

Independent Trustee 

6 / 6

1/9/16

1/9/20

Connect Academy Trust Members

Chris Munday

Independent Trustee

6 / 6

1/9/16

1/9/20

Connect Academy Trust Members

Scott Pinder

Independent Trustee and Chair of the Board of Trustees

6 / 6

20/9/17

20/9/21

Connect Academy Trust Members

Trustees who served within the last twelve months but who have left the Board of Trustees

Name

Category

Attendance at Board of Trustee meetings for academic year 2017/18

Appointment date

Resigned

Appointed by

David Figg

Trustee

 

1 / 1

1/9/16

20/10/17

Connect Academy Trust Members

Connect Trust Members (Last updated September 2018)

Name

Position

Appointment date

End of term of office date

Attendance

at meetings for academic year 2017/18

Business Interest

David Figg

Member

22/11/2017

21/11/2021

1 of 1

None

Peter Goodwin

Member

1/9/2016

31/8/2020

1 of 1

None

Richard Norman

Member

7/2/2018

6/2/2022

Not applicable

Aquinas Advisory Council Member,

St George’s CE Primary School

Trust Board Member, Aquinas Church of England Education Trust

The Parochial Church Council PCC is entering into a hire agreement with CSAT for the use of our hall to open a pre school as of 1 September 2018

Ex officio Chair of Trustee, the Parochial Church Council of the Ecclesiastical Parish of Bickley

Director, Society of the Faith (incorporated) The Aquinas Church of England Education Trust

Leigh Sims

Member

1/9/2016

31/8/2020

1 of 1

None

Scott Pinder

Member

16/09/2018

15/09/2022

N/A

Chair, Board of Trustees

Members who have served within the last twelve months but have stepped down

Diane Moss

Member

20/9/2017

7/9/2018 (Resigned)

1 of 1

Business Manager of Crofton Early Learners pre-school

Self Employed Governance Consultant

Occasional supply of bespoke training of Governors and Trustees

Register of Interests Declarations 2017/2018 academic year.

Personnel Involved in Governance 

Connect Schools Academy Trust: Register of Interests Declarations 2017/2018 academic year

Name

 

Position

Name of Business or Organisation

Nature of Business

Nature of Interest

Immediate / close family declarations

Date declaration made

Andrea Carter

CEO

Connect Schools Academy Trust

Education

None

Paul Harris (Partner) Director, Spiral Packs

Sean Fosten (Son), Director, Accurate Cooling

Jim Colwell (Father) Owner, Jacob White Packaging

Paul Colwell (Brother) Managing Director, Jacob White Packaging,

Mike Taylor (Brother in Law) Director, Jacob White Packaging

7/3/18

Sandra Clements

 

Trustee

Independent Schools Inspector

Education

School Inspector, Independent School Inspection Service

None

20/9/17

David Figg

Member

None

None

 

None

None

4/12/17

Scott George

Trustee

Autograph Sound Recording

Entertainment

 

Chair of the Governing Body, Raglan Primary School

Director of Raglan Primary School

Director of Academy Learning Collaborative

None

20/9/17

Marie Ghansah-Poku

Finance Director

 

Connect Schools Academy Trust

Education

None

None

21/11/17

Peter Goodwin

Member

None

None

 

None

None

4/12/17

Sue Hannay

 

Trustee

Self employed

Counselling

None

None

20/9/17

Naureen Khalid

Chair of CIS & CJS LGB

Trustee

 

Self Employed

None

Director at Newstead Wood School for Girls

Chair of the Governing Body, Crofton Infant School & Crofton Junior School

None

6/12/17

William Mitchell

Trustee

Moore Stephens LLP

Accountants

Chair of the Governing Body, Valley Primary School

Cathryn Mitchell (wife) JUSB

20/9/17

Diane Moss

 

Trustee and Member

Self Employed

Education

Business Manager of Crofton Early Learners pre-school

 

Self Employed Governance Consultant

 

Occasional supply of bespoke training of Governors and Trustees

 

None

4/12/17

Chris Munday

 

Trustee

Crossway Community Golding Homes

Charity

Trustee of Crofton Baptist Church

None

20/9/17

Rev Richard Norman

 

Member

Vicar

St George’s Church, Bickley

Aquinas Advisory Council Member,

St George’s CE Primary School

Trust Board Member, Aquinas Church of England Education Trust

The Parochial Church Council PCC is entering into a hire agreement with CSAT for the use of our hall to open a pre school as of 1 September 2018

 

Ex officio Chair of Trustee, the Parochial Church Council of the Ecclesiastical Parish of Bickley

 

Director, Society of the Faith (incorporated) The Aquinas Church of England Education Trust

9/2/18

Scott Pinder

Trustee

Willis, Towers Watson

Advisory, Broking and Solutions

None

 

None

20/9/17

Leigh Sims

Member

 

Imperial College London

Education

None

None

4/12/17

 

Audit and Risk Committee (Last updated August 2018)

Member

Category

Attendance

at meetings for academic year 2017/18

Sam Bartlett

Link Governor Finance Crofton Infant School and Crofton Junior School

2/3

Andrea Carter

CEO

Attends meetings but is not a member of the A & R Committee

3/3

Sandra Clements

Trustee

2/3

Bill Mitchell

Trustee

2/3

(Not appointed until January 2018)

Scott Pinder

Trustee

3/3