The Good Shepherd Trust
The Good Shepherd Multi Academy Trust
The Good Shepherd Trust is based adjacent to Christ's College at:
The Academies Office
Tel: 01483 910210
Chair of the trust: The Very Revd Dianna Lynn Gwilliam
CEO: Paul Kennedy
Directors of Education: Louise Johnson and Alex Clark
What is the Good Shepherd Trust?
The Good Shepherd Trust (GST) is a family of 16 church and community schools located within the Diocese of Guildford.
In partnership with schools, the Trust strives to provide transformational education by setting high standards, encouraging and recognising positive achievement in everyone, raising aspiration, increasing opportunities and improving standards.
Queen Eleanor’s joined the Good Shepherd Trust in November 2014.
Mission and Purpose...
"I have come that they may have life, and have it in all its fullness. John 10:10-11
The Good Shepherd Trust is rooted within the Diocese of Guildford and their mission is to ensure the best possible educational outcomes for every pupil.
They believe that every pupil has the right to a broad and rich education to be achieved within a distinctly Christian context, valuing each child as an individual and enabling them to flourish by discovering and developing their God given gifts.
Their purpose is to build a strong and high performing family of sustainable schools supported by first class shared services. Working together, we will enable our people to achieve excellent outcomes for pupils, and harness resources to secure the long term future of our schools.
The Good Shepherd Trust Principles...
Distinctively Christian, with leadership characterised by serving others
With schools and for schools
A stronger family by sharing expertise
Collaborating for the common good
Strong stewardship and effective governance
The Good Shepherd Trust Safeguarding Statement
The Good Shepherd Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We ensure that all our employment practices reflect this commitment.
Who are the member academies?
Ashley C of E Primary School, Walton-on-Thames
Ottershaw Christ Church C of E Infant and Junior Schools
St Paul's C of E Primary School, Addlestone
St John's C of E Primary and Nursery School
Surrey Hills All Saints C of E Primary School
The Weald C of E Primary School, Beare Green
Scott Broadwood C of E Infant School, Capel
Farnborough Grange Nursery and Infant Community School
Potters Gate C of E Primary School
St Andrew's C of E Infant School
The Holme Church of England Primary School
Waverley Abbey C of E Junior School, Tilford
Queen Eleanor's C of E Junior School
St Mark and All Saints C of E Primary School
St Mary's C of E Primary School, Chiddingfold
The Good Shepherd Prayer...
You gave your Son
Jesus Christ to be the good shepherd,
And in love to lay down his life and rise again:
Keep us always under his protection,
And give us grace to follow in his steps;
Through Jesus Christ Our Lord.
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