Academy Advisory Body

The AAB is responsible for overseeing the broad Academy objectives for their own locality, working with the Senior Leadership Team to improve the whole life of the academy and its impact on the community.  In this respect the AAB's main functions are to:

  • Act as a key link between the Academy, parents and local community and champion the work of the academy.
  • Provide constructive challenge and strategic direction to the Principal and Leadership team as they plan the future developmentof the academy, ensuring that they focus on the Academy Development Plan, its Self Evaluation Process and any post Ofsted action plans.
  • Offer the views of different parts of the Academy and local communities to influence decision making.
  • Continually review the overall impact of the Academy amongst the people it exists to serve and make plans for improvement Ensure that the Academy plays a full role in cooperating and working together with other academies in the group and contributes to the work of the CIT.
  • Be responsible for staff appointments other than the Principal and Vice Principal (where they will be fully consulted) following Delta recruitment processes.   

Clerk to the AAB: Hazel Daws

Name  Committee Membership   Appointed by Date     Term Declared Business and/or Pecuniary Interest    Attendance at Meetings  Other EAB/LGB Membership  
Denis Hird (Chair)AABFinance, Staffing (HR) and Resources Delta 01/09/2018 4 YearsDirector at Delta Academies TrustAttended 4/4 
Jamie McMahon

AAB Finance, Staffing (HR) and Resources

Delta 01/09/2018 4 YearsNoneAttended 3/4 tbc
Huw ThomasAABDiocesan Representative 24/09/20184 YearsNone3/3None
Ann DisburyAAB11/12/20184 Years None2/2None
Andy SloanAAB07/12/20204 YearsNoneNone
Samantha WallaceAAB07/12/20204 Years None
Rebecca WilkieAAB07/12/20204 YearsNone

If you would like to contact the Chair of the AAB please write to:

Denis Hird

c/o Rossington All Saints Academy

Bond Street



DN11 0BZ


Next Meeting:tbc

Members stepped down in last 12 months:

Elaine Scott