When an academy trust is set up it is done by ‘members’ who officially establish the company and sign the funding agreement with the Secretary of State for Education. However, their role, as members has never truly been explained. In this article we explore the answers to questions such as; what is their ongoing role and what are they accountable for?
Relevant information for academiesAcademies Financial Handbook 2015 > Academy model memorandum and articles of association > Convert to an academy: documents for schools >
The 2015 Financial Handbook for AcademiesAcademies Financial Handbook 2015 >