Governing Body

Badger Hill Local Academy Council

The Academies within the Trust have Local Academy Councils, their principal remit as described in their terms of reference is to;

  • act as a critical friend to the Head Teacher
  • represent the views of the community in discussions on budget issues that relate to community engagement and activity and make recommendations to the Head Teacher
  • support the Trust’s senior management staff, deal with parental complaints pursuant to the Trust policy on parental complaints
  • support the Head Teacher in exclusion processes where appropriate

The responsibility and authority delegated to the Local Academy Councils is laid out in the Trust Scheme of Delegation available on Teesside Learning Trust website.

Members of the Council (apart from the Head Teacher) will have a 4 year term of office and can be re-elected at the end of the term.

Members of the Badger Hill Local Academy Council

Name Type of Membership Term of office start date Term of office end date or date stepped down (R)
Alec Johnson (Chair) Co-opted 1 November 2016 31 October 2020
Kate Duck Parent 21 October 2015 20 October 2019
Caroline House Co-opted 21 October 2015 20 October 2019
Heather Rowe Head Teacher 4 November 2013 31 August 2018 (R)
Laura Crowe Head Teacher 01 September 2018  

Relevant Business and Pecuniary Interests

Name Date of Declaration Details of Business Interests Declared Details of Business Interests of Immediate Members of Family
Alec Johnson 03/10/2017 None None
Kate Duck 27/09/2017 1) Current employment: Skelton Primary School

2) Membership of professional bodies: GTB NUT

Caroline House 18/09/2017 1) Current employment: Lead Practitioner of Teaching & Learning at Richmond School & Sixth Form College (N Yorks), BTEC Centre reviewer for Pearson Education

2) Membership of professional bodies: NUT

3) Conflict of interest: Committee member of Loftus Dolphins Swimming lub

Heather Rowe 18/09/2017 1) Current employment: Head Teacher of Badger Hill Academy TLT

2) Memberships of professional bodies: NAHT (Not a postition of control or management)

Laura Crowe 18/09/2017 1) Current employment: Deputy Head Teacher – Badger Hill Academy TLT None

Attendance Records at Meetings 2017-2018

Member Meetings attended Out of a possible
Alec Johnson (Chair) 2 2
Kate Duck 2 2
Caroline House 2 2
Heather Rowe (Head Teacher) 2 2
Laura Thrower 2 2

Annual Reports and Accounts

Annual Report and Audited Accounts
Articles of Association
Names of Charity Trustees and Members
Funding Agreement
Academy Council Terms of Reference

More information about governance of the Teesside Learning Trust and finance documents can be found on the TLT website.

The TLT Gender Pay Gap Report can be found on the TLT website here.