New College Durham Academies Trust is an established multi academy trust, currently operating two Academies: North Durham Academy and Consett Academy.

 

The Trust is set up as a company limited by guarantee and has Members and Directors. It has exempt charity registration and is governed by company and charity law and bound by the Memorandum and Articles of Association.

The company was set up by lead sponsor New College Durham and co-sponsor Durham County Council to run Academies within the North East of England. Our first Academy North Durham Academy opened in September 2011 with Consett Academy opening in January 2012.

Please click on the links below to see Directors and Members

The Trust has established such committees as it sees fit to discharge its functions. To date, the Trust has established the following committees, with agreed terms of reference: 

 

The following outlines how New College Durham Academies Trust governance is  structured:

New College Durham

(Lead Sponsor)

Durham County Council

(Co Sponsor)

Audit Committee

Terms of reference agreed by Board of Directors Chaired by a Director

NCDAT

Trust Members

Trust Corporate Services Committee

Terms of reference agreed by Board of Directors Chaired by a Director

Remuneration Committee  

Terms of reference agreed by Board of Directors 

Chaired by a Director

NCDAT

Directors

(Academies Trust Board)

Quality Assurance, Improvement & Progression Board

Terms of reference agreed by Board of Directors

Chaired by a Director

Consett Academy

Local Governing Body​

Terms of reference agreed by Board of Directors

Chaired by a Director

North Durham Academy

Local Governing Body​

Terms of reference agreed by Board of Directors Chaired by a Director

New College Durham Academies Trust

c/o Consett Academy, Ashdale Road, Consett

Co Durham. DH8 6LZ

Company Registration Number: 7195175

enquiries@ncdat.org.uk

01207 594861