Courses/Briefings/Conferences

E.g., 24/06/2019

Governor's Role in Financial Efficiency

Thursday 20th June 2019

By the end of the session governors/trustees will understand how school/academy budgets are generated and how they can effectively monitor the school’s finances. The session focuses on the following key issues:

  • Where the money comes from
  • Different types of funding available ( including pupil premium, sports grant, SEN)
  • Annual budget cycle (maintained schools and academies)
  • Financial reporting and budget monitoring
  • Benchmarking
  • Key accounting terminology
  • Financial roles and responsibilities of the governing body
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