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 2020
- Register of Business interests from September 2019
- Register of Business interests 2018-2019
- Register of Business interests 2017-2018
Annual General Meeting
Due to circumstances around coronavirus the AGM took place virtually on Wednesday 24 March 2021 at 6.00pm.
Chairs / Vice Chairs
Chair of Youth Community and Extended Services Local Governing Body and Audit & Risk Committee
Chair of Finance, Buildings and Personnel 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, Neal Guthrie, 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
Rachel Cox, Severine Collins, Peri Ramadan, Barry Cotgrave, Yoriko Otomo
The Canterbury Academy Secondary Phase Local Governing Body
Bill Newland, Joanna Bradley, Anne Ainley
The Canterbury Academy Sixth Form Local Governing Body
Bob Beattie, David Fox, Terry McMahan
Youth, Community and Extended Services Local Governing Body
Martin Vye, Alastair McKean
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