Hounslow Council

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CHAS547 Berkeley Primary School - Conversion to Academy Status pdf icon PDF 479 KB




That Cllr Tom Bruce, Cabinet Member for Education, Children’s Services and Youth Services agreed:

1.     the transfer of the defined school premises edged red on the attached plan (Appendix 1 of the submitted report) to the Advantage Multi-Academy Trust on a 125 year lease, to include the former Children’s Centre building;

2.     to obtainanundertakingfromthe AcademyTrustregarding thecontinued appropriate use oftheformer Children’s Centre building,in order thattherisk of grantclawback is mitigated;

3.     the exclusionof thecaretakers housesite, edged blueon theattachedplan,from the 125year leaseto the Academy;

4.     to enter into a commercial transferagreementwith theschool inrelationto assets, third party contracts,staffingandinformationtransfer;

5.     to delegate authorityto the ExecutiveDirector, Children’s, HousingandAdults’ Services, to approve of final details of theCommercialTransfer Agreement,lease other landarrangements in linewith theDfE guidanceandTUPE; and

6.     to delegate authority to the Head of Corporate Property to determine and appropriate from education use the caretaker’s house, which is currently unoccupied, making it available for repurposing as social housing, or to meet other service requirements.  ...  view the full decision text for item 1.