Ensuring Robust School Financial Management

In the current climate all schools are facing financial challenges

This programme of four courses has been designed to increase governor’s knowledge of steps to take to ensure their schools benefit from robust financial and resource management

Governors are encouraged to attend all four sessions to build up an all-round overview of the school’s financial cycle 


To provide all school governors with 

  • clarity of Governors responsibilities in regard to the management of school’s finances and resources
  • an understanding of the financial landscape for schools, including the introduction of the national funding formula
  • an understanding of the purpose of Schools Forum and how school budgets are agreed locally
  • an introduction to the Schools Financial Regulations and the School Financial Value Standard (SFVS) 

It is recommended that Governors also sign up for 

  • School Financial Values Standards (SFVS)
  • Setting School Budgets
  • Monitoring Budgets and Reviewing Financial and Resource Management 

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