Mountfield Heath school is the sister school to Heath Farm school in Ashford and is operated by Acorn Care and Education Ltd which is part of Outcomes First Group, a provider of children’s services in the UK.
Mountfield Heath School has its own dedicated management team, under the leadership of Lyndsey Jeffries, Headteacher. The management team is complemented by Group support functions covering Quality and Compliance, Admissions and Marketing, Human Resources, Finance and IT.
Oversight of the school management is provided through the Regional Director of Education Craig Ribbons, who is an employee of Acorn Education and Care, responsible to the divisional Managing Director, Richard Power.
Heath Farm Family Services Limited , is a subsidiary of the Proprietor Body, Acorn Care and Education Ltd, for whom Richard Power acts as proprietor Chairperson registered with the DfE.
Key decisions are referred to Outcomes First Group’s Board, consisting of Outcomes First Group CEO and CFO, an independent Chairman and three Non-Executive Directors. In addition, the Group continues its robust governance through two established compliance-based sub committees with remits for Quality and Audit respectively and whose members are independent to the Group’s management team.