• Meet the £200k-per-year academy chiefs who look after just a handful of schools

    Growing numbers of academy leaders, many of them responsible for only a handful of schools, now earn more than £200,000 a year. In one case a headteacher at a single academy trust is now paid £220,000, while an associate head at the same trust is on £145,000. A Schools Week investigation also revealed two chief

    5.00 Feb. 3rd, 2017 | News

  • Accounts Watch: Academy trust chief gets £85,000 severance pay-out

    An academy trust chief executive who resigned after a misconduct investigation received a payout of of more than £85,000. Denise Shepherd was suspended as chief executive of the Thinking Schools Academy Trust (TSAT), which runs 10 schools in Kent and Portsmouth, in May last year. It was reported in a national newspaper that a whistleblower

    5.00 Jan. 30th, 2017 | News