Bluecoat Trent Academy is a member school of Archway Learning Trust. The Trust Board has appointed an Academy Advisory Board (AAB – previously known as the Local Governing Body or LGB) for Bluecoat Trent.
Details of the structure of the Trust, and the responsibilities of the AAB, its committees and its delegated powers can be found below in the Scheme of Delegation and Terms of Reference.
The members of the AAB are shown in the table below, along with information about their business/pecuniary interests, governance roles in other schools, and attendance record.
Bluecoat Trent Academy Advisory Board
|Name||How appointed||Date of appointment or last reappointment||Term of office||Business/pecuniary interests declared||Governance roles in other educational institutions||Attendance 2022/2023||Attendance 2023/2024|
|Claire McManus||Ex-officio as Principal||01/09/2021||N/A||Employed by Archway Learning Trust||N/A||3/3||1/1|
|Kai Forder||By Trustees||01/09/2021||2 years - resigned effective 31/08/2023||Employed by KPMG||Governor at Rosehill School||1/3||N/A|
|Sarah Fox||Staff Member (appointed by Trustees)||01/09/2022||4 years||Employed by Archway Learning Trust||N/A||2/3||1/1|
|Kathryn Gardiner||By Trustees||01/09/2021||4 years||Employed by Nottingham Trent University||N/A||2/2||N/A|
|Louise Henley||Parent Member (appointed by Trustees)||12/10/2021||4 years||Employed by Archway Learning Trust||N/A||2/3||1/1|
|Emma Hynd||By Trustees||01/09/2021||4 years||Employed by Nottingham Trent University||N/A||3/3||0/1|
|Lou Rudkin||Parent Member (appointed by Trustees)||01/09/2021||4 years||Employed by Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust||N/A||3/3||1/1|
|Frances Walker||Staff Member (appointed by Trustees)||09/01/2023||4 years||Employed by Archway Learning Trust||N/A||2/2||1/1|