Board of Directors
The Canterbury Academy Trust is a company limited by guarantee and is an exempt charity. The members hold the Board of Directors to account.
The Governing Body for The Canterbury Academy Trust is now known as ‘The Board of Directors’. The Trust Board consists of 12 directors, including the Executive Principal.
Local governing bodies and committees have been established to allow a more focused approach to monitoring and evaluating the work of the Trust’s component parts. Trustees (Board of Directors) delegate specific responsibilities to its local governing bodies and committees, the activities of which are reported to and discussed at Board of Directors meetings.
The following documents detail the responsibilities and commitments of the Trust Board of Directors:
Role of the Executive Principal of the Trust
The Executive Principal of the Trust, who also acts as the Accounting Officer has the responsibility, under the board, for the overall day to day management of the Academy Trust, including staffing, finance, conduct and discipline.
Business and Pecuniary Interests
- Register of Business interests from September 2021
- Register of Business interests from September 2020
- Register of Business interests from September 2019
- Register of Business interests 2018-2019
- Register of Business interests 2017-2018
Annual General Meeting
The AGM took place on Wednesday 23 March 2022 at 6pm in the Cullum Centre at The Canterbury Academy
Vacancy for Trustee / Non-Executive Director
Vacancy for Local Governor
Chairs / Vice Chairs
Chair of Youth Community and Extended Services Local Governing Body and Audit & Risk Committee
Vice Chair of the Board of Directors, Chair of The Canterbury Academy Secondary Phase Local Governing Body
Chair of The Canterbury Academy Sixth Form Local Governing Body
Chair of The Canterbury Primary School Local Governing Body
Mark Johnstone (Chair), Richard Field, Georgina Baker, Andrew Doyle, Judy Keay
Jon Watson, Executive Principal of the Trust.
Dylan Chamberlain, Tina Haux, Mark Johnstone, Paul Martin, Andy Milton, Jayme Stevens, Paul Swallow, Jon Watson, Anna Weinel, Neil Winterflood, Julian Brinton.
The Canterbury Primary School Local Governing Body
Barry Cotgrave, Yoriko Otomo, Angela Dickinson
The Canterbury Academy Secondary Phase Local Governing Body
Bill Newland, Joanna Bradley, Anne Ainley, Ben Hawkins, Darren Watson
The Canterbury Academy Sixth Form Local Governing Body
David Fox, Terry McMahan
Youth, Community and Extended Services Local Governing Body
Clerk to the Board of Directors:
Should you wish to contact the members, directors or local governors. Please contact Debbie Scott,
Debbie Scott – based at The Canterbury Academy