Our Directors are responsible for the strategic direction of the Trust. They are also Trustees of our Charity. Our MAT has twelve Directors. These Trustees (Directors) are appointed by the Members. Each school provides three Directors from within its Governing Body, and the Diocese of Salisbury Educational Trust (DSET) also has three (who are similarly supplied by the schools).
From 1 January 2015 the Trustees/Directors are as follows:
Clare Clifford Chair of Governors, Exeter House Special School
Roy Bexon Chair of Governors, St Mark’s CofE Junior School and Chair of MAT Board
Stephen Hackett Chair of Governors, Wyndham Park Infants’ School
Richard Chapman Head teacher of Exeter House Special School
Gareth Flemington Head teacher of St Mark’s CofE Junior School
Alison Smith Head Teacher of Wyndham Park Infants’ School
Jonny Bowden DSET Trustee (WP)
Neil Curtis Legal (StM)
Angus Mayhew DSET Trustee (EH)
Mark Podkolinski Finance (EH)?
Patricia Wain DSET Trustee (StM)
Gavin Walker Representative of the Diocese of Salisbury Education Trust (DSET)
The Heads are responsible for school improvement.
The Chairs of Governors are responsible for Vision and school improvement.
The following areas have the nominated Director/Trustee as the lead:
Finance Mark Podkolinski
HR Neil Curtis
H&S and Environment Angus Mayhew
Safeguarding Patricia Wain
Audit Gavin Walker
The named Director will be responsible for, and take the lead in, each of these major areas but will be able to call on appropriately skilled resources to meet their requirements.
Richard Chapman is the Accounting Officer/CEO.
Sharon Day is the MAT Business Manager and Company Secretary.