As a charitable company limited by guarantee, Northern Education Trust is governed by a Board of Directors also referred to as Trustees who are responsible for, and oversee the strategic control, management and administration of the Trust and the academies ran by the Trust.
In order to discharge these responsibilities the Trustees appoint people who are more locally based to serve on a board, the Academy Council, which has been established to ensure the good governance of the Academy.
The role of the Academy Council is to:
Members of the Academy Council, called Governors, are expected to question, challenge and support the academy leadership and feel comfortable that they know, and are able to discuss, the performance of the academy.
To view information on Board Members and Trustees of Northern Education Trust, please click here to visit the Northern Education Trust website.
Northern Education Trust
Thorp Academy, Main Road, Ryton, NE40 3AH
Tel: 0191 406 6383
|Board Member||Governor Type||Term of Office||Appointing / Effective Body||Other governor positions||Business Interests||Date of Appointment|
|Rob Tarn||Chief Executive||Indefinite||Northern Education Trust||None||Chief Executive NET||01/09/2018|
|Chris Walton||Executive Principal||Indefinite||Academy Council||None||None||01/09/2019|
|Carlton Midgley||Sponsor Governor||4 Years||Academy Council||Educational consultancy – Independent||Educational Consultant for NET||01/09/2017|
|Ruth Collyer||Teaching staff Governor||1 year||Academy Council||None||None||01/09/2017|
|Linda Cowie||Sponsor Governor||1 year||Academy Council||None||None||11/02/2019|
|Tim Scracherd||Sponsor Governor||1 year||Academy Council||None||None||11/02/2019|
|Kathryn Hoyle||Support staff Governor||1 year||Academy Council||None||Husband works for LA Asset Management||01/09/2018|
|Rhia Lansbury-Palmer||Business Manager||N/A||Academy Council||None||None||01/09/2018|
|Nayla Khan||Clerk to the Academy Council||Indefinite||Academy Council||None||None||N/A|
|Board Member||Meetings Attended|
Chair of the Academy Council – Mr Carlton Midgley can be contacted:
FAO: Carlton Midgley
Mount Pellon Primary Academy