Help for Academy Trustees
The charity commission has developed a new online tool to help trustees of academies. It is an introduction to charity law for governors of academies, foundation and voluntary schools.
Academies can be exempt from regulation by the Charity Commission; however, their trustees have the same responsibilities as registered charities.
This new tools summarises trustees responsibilities and explains where further information can be found. As David Butler chief executive of the Parent and Teacher Association explains it will ‘serve as a starting point for inexperienced trustees.’
For more information on this topic and other charity news go to http://www.charitycommission.gov.uk .
Date: 14th November, 2012
Articles from this Author
24th July, 2018
Academies Accounts Direction 2017/2018 (AAD)
9th February, 2018
Guidance for charities regarding the changes to the automatic disqualification of trustees rules
30th November, 2017
Legislative changes affecting the Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO)
14th November, 2017
Updated guidance for independent examiners (CC32)
Our Corporate Finance Team has been shortlisted for Corporate Finance Advisory Firm of the Year at the Insider Cent… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
For the latest Mercer & Hole news, visit our LinkedIn page mercer-&-hole