St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust Governance Arrangements

St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust – a partnership of Catholic Voluntary Academies in the Diocese of Nottingham

St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust (“The Trust”) is a company limited by guarantee and registered in England and Wales:  Company Number 7937154.  Registered Office is located at Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy, Abbot Road, Kirk Hallam, Ilkeston DE7 4HX. Tel:  0115 932 2896 ext. 210

Governance Arrangements

The Academy Trust has seven members appointed by the Bishop of Nottingham:

The Bishop of Nottingham (the person holding this post at any time):  Rt Rev Patrick McKinney

The Episcopal Vicar for Education:  Rev Martin Hardy

Financial Secretary to NRCDT:  Edward Poyser

The Chairs of the four Catholic Multi Academy Trusts within the Diocese of Nottingham:

St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust: Jacqueline Rodden

St Thérèse of Lisieux Catholic Multi Academy Trust: George Krawiec

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Multi Academy Trust: Ken Daly

St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Multi Academy Trust: Sarah Noon

Pen pictures of the members can be found HERE.

The Directors meet six times per year.  The Directors delegate some business and functions to the Local Governing Bodies in line with the Scheme of Delegation which is reviewed annually.  Each Academy has a Local Governing Body which meets at least 6 times per year with agendas being set in consultation with the Academy Trust.  These meetings are full Local Governing Body meetings.

The Trust submits an annual Directors’ Report and Financial Statements for the year ending 31st August which is lodged with Companies House.

 

St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust Directors and Officers

Contact the Chair of the Trust:  JRodden@srscmat.co.uk

Jacqueline Rodden (Chair)

Foundation Director
Appointed by the Bishop of Nottingham

Term of Office: 4 years
Expiry of current term: 31 August 2022

No business or related third party interests
Attendance at meetings during 2017/2018 = 0/0

Mrs Melanie Barker

Foundation Director
Appointed by the Bishop of Nottingham

Term of Office: 4 years
Expiry of current term: 31 August 2022

No business or related third party interests
Attendance at meetings during 2017/2018 = 3/4

Peter Barnes

Foundation Director
Appointed by the Bishop of Nottingham

Term of Office: 4 years
Expiry of current term: 31 August 2022

No business or related third party interests
Attendance at meetings during 2017/2018 = 0/0

Fr Mark Brentnall

Foundation Director
Appointed by the Bishop of Nottingham

Term of Office: 4 years
Expiry of current term: 31 August 2022

No business or related third party interests
Attendance at meetings during 2017/2018 = 0/0

Joan McCarthy

Accounting Officer up to 31 August 2018

No business or related third party interests
Attendance at meetings during 2017/2018 = 4/4

Victoria Stevens

Foundation Director
Appointed by the Bishop of Nottingham

Term of Office: 4 years
Expiry of current term: 31 August 2022

No business or related third party interests
Attendance at meetings during 2017/2018 = 0/0

Jennifer Williamson

Foundation Director
Appointed by Bishop of Nottingham

Term of Office: 4 years
Expiry of current term: 31 March 2020

Director Church Market Place
Attendance at meetings during 2017/2018 = 4/4

Elizabeth Winton

Foundation Director
Appointed by Bishop of Nottingham

Term of Office: 4 years
Expiry of current term: 31 August 2022

No business or related third party interests
Attendance at meetings during 2017/2018 = 0/0

Andrew Muldoon

Company Secretary

Term of Office: Ex officio post appointed 1 September 2018
Expiry of current term: N/A

Company Secretary at Holy Family Catholic Multi Academy Trust

 

Meeting Dates 2018-2019

11 October 2018
6 December 2018
14 February 2019
4 April 2019
23 May 2019
4 July 2019

 

Academies within St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust

All Saints’ Catholic Voluntary Academy, Glossop
Blessed Robert Sutton Catholic Voluntary Academy, Burton on Trent
Christ the King Catholic Voluntary Academy, Alfreton
English Martyrs’ Catholic Voluntary Academy, Long Eaton
Holy Rosary Catholic Voluntary Academy, Burton on Trent
St Alban’s Catholic Voluntary Academy, Derby
St Anne’s Catholic Voluntary Academy, Buxton
St Benedict Catholic Voluntary Academy, Derby
St Charles’ Catholic Voluntary Academy, Hadfield
St Edward’s Catholic Academy, Swadlincote
St Elizabeth’s Catholic Voluntary Academy, Belper
St George’s Catholic Voluntary Academy, Derby
St John Fisher Catholic Voluntary Academy, Alvaston
St John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy, Ilkeston
St Joseph’s Catholic Voluntary Academy, Derby
St Joseph’s Catholic Voluntary Academy, Matlock
St Margaret’s Catholic Voluntary Academy, Gamesley
St Mary’s Catholic Voluntary Academy, Derby
St Mary’s Catholic Voluntary Academy, Glossop
St Mary’s Catholic Voluntary Academy, Marple Bridge
St Mary’s Catholic Voluntary Academy, New Mills
St Philip Howard Catholic Voluntary Academy, Glossop
St Thomas Catholic Voluntary Academy, Ilkeston
St Thomas More Catholic Voluntary Academy, Buxton
The Priory Catholic Voluntary Academy, Eastwood

 

St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust

Articles of Association View/Download
Master Funding Agreement View/Download
Annex B: Arrangements for pupils with special educational needs and/or disabilities View/Download
Annex C: Exclusions View/Download
Scheme of Delegation View/Download

 

Directors’ Report & Financial Statements

Directors’ Report & Financial Statements Year Ended 31 August 2012 View/Download
Directors’ Report & Financial Statements Year Ended 31 August 2013 View/Download
Value for Money Statement 31 August 2013 View/Download
Directors’ Report & Financial Statements Year Ended 31 August 2014 View/Download
Value for Money Statement 31 August 2014 View/Download
Directors’ Report & Financial Statements Year Ended 31 August 2015 View/Download
Directors’ Report & Financial Statements Year Ended 31 August 2016 View/Download
Directors’ Report & Financial Statements Year Ended 31 August 2017 View/Download

 

Governance Documents (to be updated)

Audit Committee Terms of Reference View/Download
Code of Conduct for Directors and Governors View/Download

 

Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy