The Board

The Board of Directors is the key strategic decision-making body for the Trust and it is their role to set the overall strategic framework for the Multi-Academy Trust and to ensure all statutory duties are met. The Board is responsible for ensuring that there is a medium to long-term vision for its future and that there is a robust process in place for achieving its aims.

The Trustees

The Board of Trustees of Swift Academies is required to approve a governance structure for the Trust which must be:

  • Compliant with DfE requirements, company and charity law
  • Scalable and so adaptable to growth or change within SWIFT Academies
  • Reviewed annually by the Trustees