Appointed by the Trust Board: 05.07.19
Term of office to: 04.07.23
Declared interests: Teach First - Employee(from August 2019)
Trust Member (Vice-chair)
Appointed by Trust Board: 19.10.18
Term of office to: 18.10.21
Declared interests: Newcastle upon Tyne NHS Hospitals Trust -Employee
Elected by the parents/carers of Benfield School: 18.06.19
Term of office to: 17.06.23
Declared interests: Leonard Cheshire, Employee (from May 2019)
Ex-officio position based on role as Headteacher.
NEAT, Employee - Headteacher at Benfield School (from September 2018)
Walkergate Community School - Governor (from September 2018)
Term of office to: 10.03.25
Declared interests: NEAT - Employee Benfield School
Appointed by Trust Board: 27.06.18
Term of office ends: 26.06.21
Declared interests: None
Appointed by Trust Board: 17.03.21
Term of office to: 16.03.25
Declared interests: NEAT, employee
Trust Member (Chair)
Appointed by Trust Board: 19.10.18
Term of Office to: 18.10.21
Declared interests: Babington - Employee (from October 2020)
You can hear more about Gail's experiences as local governing committee member in the profile below:
Elected by parents of Benfield School: 29.06.21
Term of office ends: 28.06.25
Declared interests: NEAT - Employee, Benfield School
You can hear more about Sarah and why she became a member of Benfield's local governing committee in the profiles below:
Former LGC member in the last twelve months - Karl Dixon-Myers
Appointed by the NEAT Board of Directors: 21.01.19 Resigned 20.08.21
Declared interests: Department of Education, Employee - since Oct 17
Former LGC Member in the last twelve months - Shaun Edge
Appointed by Trust Board: 21.01.19\ Resigned: 19.05.21
Declared interests: Northern Education Trust, Employee - since Sept 2016
Department for Education - School Leaders panel - since June 2020
Former LGC member in the last twelve months - Eleanor Rickard
Elected by the staff of Benfield School: 20.12.18 Resigned: 31.12.20
Declared interests: NEAT: Employee - Benfield School
Former LGC member in the last twelve months - Michael White
Appointed by Trust Board: 03.04.19 Resigned: 10.11.20
Whites Consultancy - Owner (from 2016)
NEAT Academy Trust - Director (from March 2018)
NEAT Active Ltd - Director (from June 2019)
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