The Academy Council plays a vital role in the life of Oasis Academy John Williams. It is comprised of members of the local community, the local authority, parent representatives, a member of the support staff and a member of the teaching staff. Meeting 6 times in the evening throughout the academic year, the Academy Council acts as ‘critical friends’ on issues of attainment and performance, whilst also being very involved in ensuring the development of a thriving and holistic community Hub.
The Academy Council does not have the statutory responsibilities of the Academy, these are held at national level by the OCL Board. All Academy Councillors are appointed by the Oasis Community Learning National Executive.
Oasis Academy Councils are made up of between 7 – 15 people. This list is updated every six months or annually. All Academy Councillors are appointed for a 3 year term of office unless stated otherwise.
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|Names||Appointed by||Role||Date Appointed||End Date||Business/ Pecuniary Interests||Attendance 2018/19|
|Sponsor||Chair / Safeguarding||Sep 2013||Jamie's Farm Charity|
|Executive Principal||Executive Principal||N/A||None|
|George Franks||Sponsor||Higher Attainment Learners||June 2011||None|
|Jodie Thompson||Teacher||Nov 2017||None|
|Karen Williams||Sponsor||Sept 2011||Business owner of academy food provider|
|Parent||Community Rep||Dec 2014||None|
|Chris Starling||Sponsor||Health and Safety
Staff Training and Recruitment
|Dec 2011||Virgin Media|
|Margaret Jones||Sponsor||June 2011||None|
|Sarah Collister||Parent||Dec 2017||None|
|Sarah Hooper||Parent||Dec 2017||None|
|Helen Doyle||Sponsor||Jan 2018||None|