Trust Senior Team

Chief Executive Officer


Jonathan Roe

Jonathan is responsible for…

  • Strategic Vision & Direction of the Yorkshire & Humber Co-operative Learning Trust

  • Educational Outcomes across the Trust

  • Financial Probity of YHCLT – as accounting officer     

  • Community Engagement

  • Promoting the Cooperative value & ethos

Chief Financial Officer


Stuart Carrington

Stuart is responsible for…

  • Strategic financial planning and reporting to CEO and Trust Board

  • Coordination of external audit processes in line with Academies Financial Handbook 

  • Management & development  of business central service functions both in house and outsourced  

  • Coordination of financial, legal, commercial and buildings due diligence process for schools/academies that may  join the trust

  • Company Secretarial work

Executive Headteacher (Primary)

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Kath Roe

Kath is responsible for…

  • Leading the Primary Headteachers’ working group

  • Coordinating the work of the primary members of the YHCLT

  • Developing consistent assessment and reporting across the Trust

  • Together with the CEO, ensuring outstanding outcomes and progress across the primary schools

Executive Headteacher (Secondary)


Pat Cavanagh

Pat is responsible for…


  • Strategic Leadership, Management and outcomes across the secondary estate

  • Building Leadership Capacity at Trust * local SLT level

  • Teaching & Learning – Working to deliver consistently outstanding practice  across the trust

  • Developing consistent assessment and reporting across the Trust