Ascend Learning Trust
Ascend Learning Trust has strategic responsibility which include achieving high level educational performance in all of its Academies, owning all assets, employing all staff and receiving all funding from Education Funding Agency to allocate budgets to each Academy in Ascend Learning Trust, whilst providing effective and efficient corporate services which offer value for money.
Ascend Learning Trust operates through a governance structure, which includes Ascend Learning Trust Board of Trustees, supported by a Finance Committee, Standards Committee and Academy Attainment Committee identified below. Each committee has its own Terms of Reference. Academy Local Governing Bodies feed into the governance structure.