Governance

The Board of Directors of Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Education Trust includes representation from many sectors including education, business and the Catholic church.

The following is a list of the current Members and Directors:

Members of Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Education Trust

  • Bishop Robert Byrne
  • Reverend Martin Stempczyk
  • Reverend Simon Lerche
  • Mr Jeff Ledger
  • Mrs Deborah Fox

Chief Executive

Mrs M Shepherd

Trust Directors

  • Mr M Flores
  • Mrs M Galbraith
  • Mr A McCourt
  • Mr S O’Keeffe
  • Mrs H Schofield
  • Mrs A Shanks
  • Mrs J Ward

Clerk to the Trust Board and Chief Governance Officer

Mrs J Liddell

Chief Financial Officer

Mrs M Hope

All correspondence to be addressed to:

Mrs J Liddell, St Anthony’s Girls’ Catholic Academy, Thornhill Terrace, Sunderland, SR2 7JN.

Associated Documents

Register of Business & Pecuniary Interests 2019-2020

Directors Record of Attendance 2017-2018

Directors Record of Attendance 2018-2019

Register of Business & Pecuniary Interests Local Management Boards 2019-2020

Local Management Boards Record of Attendance 2017-2018

Local Management Boards Record of Attendance 2018-2019

Terms of Office

Articles of Association  Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Education Trust Board Directors have agreed and issued new Articles of Association to the Members at the Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle for adoption

Directors Code of Conduct

Funding Agreement

Scheme of Delegation

Terms of Reference

Ethos Mission and Vision

Governance Handbook March 2019

Competency Framework for Governance January 2017

Audited Accounts

As required by the Academies Financial Handbook and Academies Accounts Direction, audited financial statements for the Trust are published:

Audited Accounts – 31 August 2019

Audited Accounts – 31 August 2018

Audited Accounts – 31 August 2017