This article is based on advice from our associate education experts Gulshan Kayembe, Ruth Agnew, Brendan Hollyer, Fred Birkett and Graeme Hornsby, and our HR experts at The Key.
Check and understand your appraisal process
As an academy trust you're free to determine your own appraisal process, as explained on page 95 of the Governance Handbook. This includes the appraisal of the CEO.
Your board of trustees is ultimately responsible for appraising the CEO, and your chair of trustees should lead this process.
To clarify what your process is, check:
Seek HR advice if you need help with interpreting how