Financial Services Provided to Schools by the School Funding Team

Financial Services Provided to Schools by the School Funding Team

This page provides a summary of the additional financial services currently provided by the School Funding Team.

Training for School Staff

The School Funding Team currently offers the following services for school staff:

  • A school finance induction for new finance managers
  • School finance Induction for new Headteachers
  • Guidance for schools transferring to Full Budget Share
  • Guidance on year end processes and requirements
  • Guidance on budget forecasting and monitoring
  • Access to VAT training courses run by Bradford Council
  • Advice on HCSS budgeting software

Training for Governors 

The School Funding Team also provides school finance training courses for Governors:

  • Effective Financial Governance: held on a termly basis, but can be run for a smaller number of schools on request
  • Contribution to the Finance section of a new Governor induction course held regularly on key school management topics

Please contact the School Governance and Workforce Development Team for bookings on these courses. These courses are free to schools that purchase the service offered by the School Governance and Workforce Development Team.

 

Other Services for Schools

The School Funding Team currently can offer schools the following additional services

  • Input into the recruitment and interviewing of school finance & administrative staff
  • Bursar activities, either on an ahdoc basis (for specific time limited support or for support on specific tasks) or on a more structured ongoing basis

Please contact the School Funding Team for further information.

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