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Scheme of Delegation

The 2018/19 Scheme of Delegation was approved by the Board of Trustees on 11 May 2018.

The Scheme includes:

  • Introduction
  • Structures
  • Members
  • Board of Trustees
  • CEO and Central MAT office
  • Academy Governing Boards
  • Procurement
  • Financial delegated authority


The Scheme is supported by a Decision Matrix which includes decision making with regard to:

  1. Strategy and Leadership
  2. Finance
  3. HR
  4. Educational Effectiveness
  5. Operations and Asset Management


Trustees have agreed that the Scheme of Delegation and Decision Matrix will be reviewed annually and re-published each September.

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