|Chair of Interim Executive Board||
(Chief Executive Officer)
|NSAT Director and governor responsible for disadvantaged learners||Helen Flynn|
|NSAT Director and governor responsible for safeguarding||Bev Ashby|
|NSAT Director and governor responsible for finance and risk||Stuart Phillips|
|Local Leader of Education and Primary Headteacher of Outstanding school||Michelle Dawson|
John Barker (Principal Finance Officer)
Sally Cocker (Operations Director) also Health and Safety Adviser
Emma Wright (Bursar)
Josey Thompson (Independent adviser with nursery expertise)
Each academy in Northern Star Acaedmies Trust has either a Local Governing Body or an Interim Executive Board (IEB) which works on behalf of the trust board to exercise leadership in the running of the individual academy and hold the Head Teacher and staff to account. It is responsible for promoting high standards and strives to ensure that children are attending a successful school which provides them with a good education and supports their well-being.
The functions of New Park Primary Academy's IEB are:
Northern Star is the multi-academy trust that runs New Park Primary Academy. It has members and directors who operate at trust level overseeing all the schools in the trust.
|Martin Kelly||Martin Kelly (Chair)|
|Christopher Gorse (i)||Ian Curtis (Vice Chair)|
|Steve Scott (i)||Bev Ashby|
|Sarah Strickland (i)||Jenn Plews (CEO)|
|Richard Thomas||Howard Cutler|
(i) = independent of the management of the schools
Members of Northern Star oversee the achievement of the objectives of the company, appoint the directors, oversee the company accounts and the directors’ performance and exercise any other powers afforded to them by company law such as amending the company's constitution.
Directors of Northern Star control the trust’s management and administration and are responsible for directing its affairs, ensuring it is solvent and well-run and delivering its charitable outcomes for the benefit of the public. They also make sure the schools in the trust are well run, holding the Head Teachers in the schools to account.
To contact any of the members, directors or Interim Academy Board members, please contact the school.