• How much should MAT CEOs be paid?

    MAT CEO pay is in the public eye again and, given how high it is, it’s right that trustees should think hard about how they work it out, writes Gillian Allcroft It is the season to scrutinise academy trusts’ accounts and, as ever, the hot topics are related-party transactions and executive pay. There are no

    5.00 Feb. 11th, 2018 | Opinion

  • DfE toughens up rules over academy trust executive pay

    The rules governing academy chief executives’ pay packets are being toughed up as criticism grows over the sizes of salaries. In its 2017 financial handbook for academies, published today, the Department for Education has set out a new requirement that academy trustees “must ensure that their decision about levels of executive pay follow a robust evidence-based process”.

    15.57 Jul. 27th, 2017 | News