ADEPT consists of a number of subject and sub-national boards that reflect ADEPT’s remit. The diagram here illustrates the Association’s structure for 2020/21 (updated April 2021).

Leadership Team

The Leadership Team is the executive body for ADEPT. It:

  • ensures the effective running of the Association
  • takes an overview of its affairs
  • determines policies.

The Leadership Team is chaired by the President, and includes the 1st and 2nd Vice Presidents along with the chairs of the Subject and Sub-national Boards and national associations (CSS Wales and DINI). The Chief Operating Officer also attends. The 2019/20 annual review is here. The 2020/21 work plan is here.

Presidency of ADEPT

  • In May 2020 Nigel Riglar became the new ADEPT President, taking over from Darryl Eyers, Staffordshire County Council.
  • Paula Hewitt (Somerset County Council) is the 1st Vice President.
  • Mark Kemp (Hertfordshire County Council) is the 2nd Vice President.

Their roles are set out here.

Subject boards and Sub-national Boards

Click here to find out more about each of the subject boards and sub-national groups.

Governance and constitution

Click here to see our Governance Framework.

Click here to see ADEPT’s Constitution.

Click here to see ADEPT’s Policy on Subject Board Expenditure.

Click here to see ADEPT’s Policy on Travel & Subsistence.

Click here to see ADEPT’s Policy on Freedom of Information requests.

Click here to see ADEPT's Finance Reserve Policy.

Click here to see ADEPT's Privacy Policy.