Scheme of Delegation - Health and Safety

MOOR END MULTI ACADEMIES TRUST

CENTRAL/CORPORATE SERVICES

LOCAL GOVERNING BODY

PRINCIPAL

Is responsible for setting overall health and safety policies

Develops and monitors the group’s risk management framework

Provides health and safety and risk management guidance and training for all schools including LGBs

Monitors the implementation of the health and safety guidance and policies

Commissions professional health and safety audits with follow-up support and guidance at a local level

Is responsible for monitoring statutory compliance with respect to health and safety on behalf of the Trust

Monitors the implementation of the group’s risk management framework

Appoints a member of the LGB who has a specific responsibility for ensuring the LGB is fully briefed on health and safety in the Academy and attends regular training sessions

Receives regular summary health and safety reports (including copies of the professional health and safety audits) from the Principal in order to ensure the LGB is fully aware of the Academy’s activity in this area and can support and challenge appropriately

The LGB is responsible for knowing and understanding the Moor End MAT risk management framework including those areas in which the LGB is asked to contribute to action which mitigates, manages, reduces or exploits areas of risk

Implements the Trust’s health and safety policies, guidance and training

Is responsible for health and safety in the academy

Implements recommendations from the professional health and safety audits

Ensures the LGB is kept informed as to the group’s risk management framework

Implements the Trust’s risk management framework