I refuse to apologise for how much I am paid by my MAT
Given the accountability hoops that multi-academy trust bosses must jump through and the huge responsibility of the job, the ‘high’ salaries represent money well spent
Enough already. What is this obsession with how much my peers and I are paid? I am fed up with article after article about the “shocking” salaries CEOs of multi-academy trusts (MATs) receive. Come on, admit it, you’re among friends: this is not so much real outrage, but perhaps more a teensy-weensy dollop of good old-fashioned jealousy. Because the facts show a considerably less hysterical reality.
First let’s consider the ratio of the CEO to the lowest-paid. Apparently, Twitter reckons this should be somewhere in the region of 10:1. Universities come in at about 18:1, with local government ...