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(aa) “Scheme of Delegation” means an instrument by the Directors delegating such powers and responsibilities of the Directors as may be appropriate for them to delegate to the Local Governing Bodies consistently with the Objects;
(bb)“the seal” means the common seal of the Company if it has one;
(cc) “Secretary of State” means the Secretary of State for Education or successor;
(dd) “Teacher” means a person employed under a contract of employment or a contract for services or otherwise engaged to provide his services as a teacher at one or more Academies;
(ee) “Trustees” means those trustees holding the schools’ sites and providing them to the Academy Trust for use and occupation by the Academies;
(ff) “the United Kingdom” means Great Britain and Northern Ireland;
(gg) words importing the masculine gender only shall include the feminine gender. Words importing the singular number shall include the plural number, and vice versa;
(hh) subject as aforesaid, words or expressions contained in these Articles shall, unless the context requires otherwise, bear the same meaning as in the Companies Act 2006, as appropriate;
(ii) any reference to a statute or statutory provision or measure shall include any statute or statutory provision or measure which replaces or supersedes such statute or statutory provision or measure including any modification or amendment thereto.
2. The
document it is called “the Company”).
Company's name is The Diocese of Chichester Academy Trust (and in this
3. The Company’s registered office is to be situated in England and Wales. OBJECTS1
4. The Company’s object (“the Object”) is specifically restricted to the following:
to advance for the public benefit education in the United Kingdom, in particular but
1 If a second "community use" object is required the Project Lead can provide the wording which stresses its ancillary nature. The existing Article 4 must be preserved as 4(a) and the second added as 4(b). Under no circumstances may 4(a) be removed.
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