Waterloo Lodge School is owned and operated Acorn Care and Education is a fully owned subsidiary of Outcomes First Group, a provider of children’s services in the UK.
Waterloo Lodge School has its own dedicated management team, under the leadership of Helen Rigby, Head Teacher. 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 three Assistant Directors of Education, who are employees of Outcomes First Group, responsible to the divisional Managing Director, Richard Power and divisional Finance Director, Helen Lecky.
The Finance Director is a statutory Director of Waterloo Lodge School Limited, in conjunction with David Leatherbarrow, Chief Executive Officer of OFG and Jean-Luc Janet, Chief Financial Officer of OFG.
Key decisions are referred to Outcomes First Group’s Board, consisting of OFG 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.