NEST is a highly accountable organisation where everyone plays a part in providing the best possible opportunities for pupils, families, staff and the community. NEST has a governance structure that enables all to contribute and all to be accountable.
There are five members.
These are the Guardians of the constitution and monitors of the vision and values of the organisation. The role is to appoint Directors and to insure the moral purpose of the organisation
Our Members: C Lloyd, M Jones, S Charman, A Webber, P Chandler
The Trust Board
There are seven Trust board members
They have overall responsibility and ultimate decision-making authority for all the work of the Trust, including the establishment and maintenance of the Academies.
Our Trustees: P Chandler, N Kimber, D Stacey, P Farrow, J Millins, E O'Mahony, D Townsend
Committees of the Board
There are three committees with Trust board members.
Finance, Audit & Risk
HR Pay & Performance
There are two hub boards. They work closely with the Trust board and the Executive Team and have oversight of the education standards of a cluster of schools.
Each school has a Local Committee. Dependent on size of school, there are at least three community members, two parents, a staff member and the Headteacher.