Getting it right as an Academy Clerk or Company Secretary

Are you an academy trust or establishing an academy trust?

Are you clear what the role of Company Secretary or Clerk to an academy trust involves?

This event is designed to provide you with comprehensive training on the following:

  • The legal framework for an academy trust - encompassing a practical guide to an academy trust’s articles of association and relevant parts of company law
  • The role and responsibilities of a Company Secretary to an academy trust
  • The relationship between the Company Secretary and Clerk roles
  • The roles of members and trustees
  • How to convene and support member and board meetings
  • Decision-making in meetings and by written resolution
  • Keeping the right paperwork – e.g. company registers and filing at Companies House
  • The rules concerning persons with significant control.

All sessions provide the opportunity for you to put your questions to expert advisors.

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