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 June 2020)

Name

Category

Attendance at Board of Trustee meetings for academic year 2018/19

Appointment date

Term of office expiry date

Appointed by

Andrea Carter

Trustee & CEO

6 out of a possible 7

N/A

N/A

Connect Academy Trust Members

Sandra Clements

Independent Trustee

6 out of a possible 7

8/12/19

7/12/23

Connect Academy Trust Members

Devinia Curtis

Independent Trustee

N/A

17/6/20

16/6/24

Connect Academy Trust Members

Scott George

Independent Trustee

7 out of a possible 7

13/6/18

12/6/22

Connect Academy Trust Members

Sue Hannay

Independent Trustee

6 out of a possible 7

1/9/16

1/9/20

Connect Academy Trust Members

Naureen Khalid

Independent Trustee

6 out of a possible 7

11/1/18

10/1/22

Connect Academy Trust Members

William Mitchell

Independent Trustee

Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees

6 out of a possible 7

11/1/18

10/1/22

Connect Academy Trust Members

Scott Pinder

Independent Trustee

Chair of the Board of Trustees

7 out of a possible 7

20/9/17

20/9/21

Connect Academy Trust Members

Jo-Anne Penn

Independent Trustee

N/A

16/12/19

15/12/23

      Connect Academy Trust Members

Marie Powell

Independent Trustee

3 out of a possible 3

16/12/19

15/12/23

     Connect Academy Trust Members

 

Trustees who have resigned but have served within the last twelve months

Name

Category

 Resignation date

Appointed by

Attendance at meetings in 2018/19

Diane Moss

Independent Trustee

31/8/19

Connect Academy Trust Members

7 out of a possible 7

Chris Munday

Independent Trustee

4/12/19

Connect Academy Trust Members

6 out of a possible 7

Connect Trust Members (Last updated May 2020)

Name

Position

Appointment date

Attendance

at meetings for academic year 2018/19

Appointed by

David Figg

Member

22/11/2017

1 of 1

Members of Connect Schools Academy Trust

Peter Goodwin

Member

1/9/2016

1 of 1

Members of Connect Schools Academy Trust

Leigh Sims

Member

1/9/2016

1 of 1

Members of Connect Schools Academy Trust

Scott Pinder

Member

16/9/2018

1 of 1

Members of Connect Schools Academy Trust

Members who have resigned within the last twelve months

Name

Position

Appointment date

Attendance

at meetings for academic year 2018/19

Resignation date

Richard Norman

Member

7/2/2018

1 of 1

                 13 May 2020

Connect Schools Academy Trust: Register of Interests Declarations

2019/2020 academic year (updated June 2020)

Name

 

Position

Nature of Interest

Immediate / close family declarations

Date declaration made

Andrea Carter

CEO

 

Employed by Connect Schools Academy Trust

 

None

16/9/2019

Sandra Clements

 

 

Trustee

None

None

29/1/2020

 

Devinia Curtis

 

Trustee

None

None

18/6/2020

David Figg

 

Member

None

None

6/3/2020

Amanda Frost

 

Compliance Officer (Part Time)

Employed by Connect Schools Academy Trust

 

None

30/1/2020

Scott George

Trustee

Raglan Primary School Governor

Raglan Voluntary Fund Trustee

 

None

1/10/2019

Wendy Giles

 

Executive Head Teacher

Employed by Connect Schools Academy Trust

 

None

16/9/2019

Peter Goodwin

Member

 

None

None

29/1/2020

Sue Hannay

 

Trustee

None

None

17/9/2019

Naureen Khalid

Trustee

 

Chair of Governors, Newstead Wood School for Girls

 

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

 

Invigilator, Harris Academy Orpington

 

Governor trainer, Octavia

None

31/1/2020

William Mitchell

Trustee

Chair of the Governing Body, Valley Primary School

Director at BDO LLP. My company provides, free of charge, its risk management software, Rhiza, to the Trust

Cathryn Mitchell (wife) JUSB

14/11/2019

Rev Richard Norman

 

Member

 

(Resigned as a Member on 13 May 2020)

The Parochial Church Council of the Ecclesiastical Parish of Bickley, St George (Trustee)

 

The Aquinas Church of England Education Trust (Trustee)

 

The Fellowship of St John (UK) Trust Association

(Company Member)

 

 

Aquinas Advisory Council of St George’s CE Primary School (an Academy of the Aquinas Trust)

(Chair of AAC)

 

I am the Vicar of St George’s Church, Bickley – and ex officio Chair of the Parochial Church Council (PCC): as of 1 September 2018, the PCC has entered into a Hire Agreement with CSAT for the use of our Hall to operate a Pre-School

 

 

None

21/1/2020

 

 

Scott Pinder

Trustee and Member

Governor at a Trust School (Cage Green)

 

None

17/9/2019

Jo-Anne Penn

 

 

Trustee

None

None

20/2/2020

Marie Powell

Trustee

Chancery Education Trust – Trustee, current

Bromley High School, Local School Governor

 

None

18/9/2019

Reshma Rao

Finance Controller

Employed by Connect Schools Academy Trust

Treasurer, Raglan Voluntary Fund

29/2/2020

 

Leigh Sims

Member

 

None

None

27/1/2020

 

Audit and Risk Committee (Last updated October 2019)

Member

Category

Attendance

at meetings for academic year 2018/19

Martin Daniels

Member of the committee

0 out of a possible 2

Naureen Khalid

Member of the committee

3 out of a possible 3

William Mitchell

Chair of the committee

3 out of a possible 3

Scott Pinder

Member of the committee

3 out of a possible 3

Phil Ridgewell

Member of the committee

2 out of a possible 2

Connect Achievement and Standards Committee (Last updated October 2019)

Name Position Attendance at meetings for academic year 2018/19
Sandra Clements Member of the committee 3 out of a possible 3
Sue Hannay Member of the committee 3 out of a possible 3
Diane Moss Chair of the committee 3 out of a possible 3
Helen Randall Member of the committee 2 out of a possible 2

 

Connect Finance and Resources Committee (Last updated October 2019)

Name Position Attendance at meetings for academic year 2018/19
Scott George Chair of the committee 4 out of a possible 4
William Mitchell Member of the committee 3 out of a possible 4
Chris Munday Member of the committee 2 out of a possible 4
Scott Pinder Member of the committee 4 out of a possible 4
Marie Powell Member of the committee 2 out of a possible 2
Toby Reid Member of the committee 4 out of a possible 4