08
APR
2016
Partner Schools forming a MAT

Joining a MAT part 8 – Identifying Partner Schools

This article is part of a series and follows on from “Joining a MAT part 7 – Updating and Harmonising Policies” which looks into the often over looked yet essential process of policy...
10
MAR
2016

Joining a MAT part 7 – Updating and Harmonising Policies

This article is part of a series and follows on from “Joining a MAT part 6 – Things I Wish I Had Known” which takes an insightful and retrospective view of comments take...
02
MAR
2016

Joining a MAT part 6 – Things I Wish I Had Known

This article is part of a series and follows on from “Joining a MAT part 5 – Senior Roles in the Trust” which looks at the creation and redefinition of senior roles when forming or...
17
FEB
2016
roles and responsibilities within a multi academy trust

Joining a MAT part 5 – Senior Roles in the Trust.

This article is part of a series and follows on from “Joining a MAT part 4 – the Evolution of the School Business Manager” which looks at how the  School Business Manager roles...
10
FEB
2016

Joining a MAT Part 4 – The Evolution of the School Business Manager

This article is part of a series and follows on from Joining a MAT part 3 which looks at the issues surrounding change management when forming a MAT (Multi-Academy Trust) Defining the School...
04
FEB
2016

Joining a MAT Part 3 – Managing Change

This article is part of a series and continues on from Joining a MAT part 2 which focusses on TUPE considerations when forming a MAT Taking the school into a MAT, either from a stand-alone...
03
FEB
2016

Joining a MAT? Things to Consider Part 2 – TUPE

This article is part of a series and continues on  from last week’s “Joining a MAT? Things to Consider Part 1“ So you have made the commitment with a group of like-minded...
27
JAN
2016

Joining a MAT? Things to Consider Part 1

This article is part of a series  and continues on from a post earlier this week regarding 7 key questions to consider when forming a Multi-Academy Trust or converting to an Academy. Our current...
27
JAN
2016
Safeguarding for Schools Education HR Policy

Employment Law Changes 2015 / 2016 – The Impact on Schools

In 2015 there were a number of key announcements to changes in law affecting employment.  These included immigration, a commitment to full employment and further restrictions on strike action....