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Members of the academy trust: appointment, removal and resignation

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Last updated on 11 January 2018
School types: Academy · School phases: All
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What rules apply to the appointment and removal of members of the academy trust? The rules around the appointment, removal and resignation of the members of the trust are set out in each academy's articles of association. We look at what the DfE's model articles say about the members of the trust.

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  1. 1 Circumstances for appointment and removal
  2. 2 Informing the ESFA
  3. 3 Special resolutions
  4. 4 Appointing additional members: an illustrative process 
  5. 5 Resignation and automatic termination of membership 

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