Introduction to MAT Governance - November

OnBoard Webinars | 7 November 2019 | 9:00am - 10:00am
Remote Access
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Academy Ambassadors

Monthly OnBoard webinars aim to help you adjust to what may be a new sector with its own language and culture. Go into your new non-executive role knowing that your expertise and business skills will be of invaluable assistance or refresh your knowledge of the MAT governance landscape. 

Join experienced governance expert Sarah Pittam, Regional Adviser for South East and South London as she taked you through the fundamentals of MAT governance, ask any questions you have and meet peers who are either embarking on their first NED role or refreshing their knowledge of the sector. 

Sarah Pittam is a Department for Education External Expert and has experience as an executive, non-executive director and adviser within the education sector. She joined the Knowledge Schools Trust, the first to sign its funding agreement with the Secretary of State, as a trustee in April 2011. Sarah was subsequently appointed as the trust's Operations Director, setting up new schools. Sarah has expertise in governance, finance, capital projects, operations and bid writing.

She began her career at the Boston Consulting Group and progressed to become a partner of BMG Strategy, a consulting practice specialising in data analytics. Sarah also specialises in advising private sector organisations and charities on their strategy regarding the academies and free schools landscape. She is a non-executive director of Bourne Education Trust.