Leading Lights

How multi-academy trusts can grow to lead their schools through the toughest of years.

Leading Lights MAT White Paper

There is no doubt that this is an academic year like no other.

The impact of this means trust leaders need to do everything in their power to ensure their school leaders and teachers are free to focus all their efforts on helping children learn and recover from the pandemic.

This white paper pulls together the experience of trust leaders to create a blueprint for a strong and successful MAT in an uncertain world, including:

  • Advice from experts such as former national schools’ commissioner, Sir David Carter
  • Views from practising CEOs of academy trusts
  • Tips on how to streamline HR, finance, compliance and risk and information management

Download the White Paper

The old way of working, where headteachers were constantly distracted by the business function is gone. Our schools are now free to concentrate on children and delivering quality teaching and learning.

David Dickinson OBECEO, Waterton Academy Trust