The John Taylor MAT family of schools will have access to our support services, enabling them to concentrate on the core purpose of education. This means that some of the strategic activities will be managed and supported centrally by the Trust, whose board has representation from its schools. It is only the Trust Board, on behalf of the Trust, which has the legal authority to make decisions about:
Sponsored Academies are those usually falling into the ‘inadequate’ category. They require the maximum support within the Trust family.
For good to outstanding schools:
These schools will become part of the JT MAT family of schools, providing leadership, inspiration and support to other members of the group.
For schools requiring improvement:
For schools that are not reaching at least satisfactory levels of performance we will provide significant levels of support or intervention as is required to ensure that they make rapid progress.
These may include: