The Trust

Inspire Academy is part of Victorious Academies Trust, a multi academy trust.  The Trust has a strong governance and educational focus.

The Trust aims, by combining educational expertise with business and commercial understanding, to support their academies and children and young people to achieve educational success and use this to progress into the world of employment.

The Trust is registered in England and Wales under the company registration number 09323071.

The Members of Victorious Academies Trust are:

  • David Artingstall;
  • John Bridge;
  • Iain McKenzie; and
  • Rob Holt (as Chair of the Trust Board).

The Trustees of Victorious Academies Trust are:

  • Dean McDonagh;
  • Victoria Hewitt-Lee;
  • Robert Garry White;
  • Ruth Anne Dolan;
  • Rob Holt; and
  • Karen Burns (ex oficio)

The Trust has two other academies, Discovery Academy in Hattersley, Hyde, Tameside and Poplar Street Primary School, Tameside.

You can visit the Trust website here.

The Trust is based at Mossley Road, Ashton under Lyne OL6 9RU.  If you would like to contact anyone at the Trust please ring the Academy office on 0161 339 7822 and they will be able to put you in touch with the post appropriate person.  Alternatively ring Nicky Wise on 07772 325136.

Victorious Academies Trust was previously known as Carillion Academies Trust.

A copy of the Supplemental Funding Agreement for Inspire Academy can be accessed here.

A copy of the Victorious Academies Trust Articles of Association can be found here.

A copy of the Carillion Academies Trust Annual Report and Audited Accounts for 2016 / 2017 can be accessed here.

A copy of the Trust Freedom of Information Policy can be found here.