Thinking of forming or joining a Multi Academy Trust?

3rd Mar 2020

Avec Partnership
Target Audience
School Leaders
Cost (non-member)

NB: This is a partner event, please contact the provider above regarding booking

Avec Partnership is hosting an event for school leaders including governors who are interested in either forming or joining a Multi Academy Trust (MAT). The aim of this free event is to explore the key considerations and provide an overview of the process. The event will be led by members of the expert team from Avec Partnership who have over 10 years' experience in supporting academy conversions and have supported over 200 schools through the process.

The session will provide an explanation of the typical models available for a Multi Academy Trust, and help you consider the options for governance, leadership, HR and finance. Specifically, the event will focus on the following areas:
• What is a multi academy trust and an overview of the key features
• The main differences between forming or joining a MAT
• A focus on the governance arrangements for a MAT and the key considerations that should be given to shaping the governance arrangements ahead of the application stage
• Key employment and financial considerations including consultation, TUPE and central services
• Due diligence
• Some top tips of things to consider and how to be prepared for the process


Venue: 21 Parsons Court, Welbury Way, Aycliffe Business Park, Newton Aycliffe, DL5 6ZE


Date: Tuesday 3rd March
Time: 16.30-18.30pm


Cost:  FREE


To Book your place , please email:


Newton Aycliffe