Nicola Evans

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Nicola Evans is a member of the One Education School Finance team, joining full time as a School Budget Officer in September 2015. Nicola is a highly versatile professional with 9 years’ experience in the Education sector and is a skilled problem solver and effective relationship builder with demonstrated ability within Manchester Schools.

Nicola has an ILM Level 5 Award in Leadership and Management and is a level 3 qualified Associate of Accounting Technician. She enjoys working collaboratively within the School Finance team, developing and delivering training programmes and building close working relationships with School Business Managers and Headteachers in a variety of schools.

Contributing to improving outcomes for children has always been an integral part of Nicola’s life, not only because she is a parent herself but also because she is an active and experienced Manchester Governor. Nicola thoroughly enjoys her voluntary work in schools which only serves to enhance her knowledge and understanding of their needs. 

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Nicola Evans has written 7 posts

School Finance

School Finance Update

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An update from our school finance team on what schools should be considering for the upcoming academic year. 

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School Budget Planning

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Preparation and completion of budget planning before submission to governors for discussion/approval will soon begin. Once preliminary closedown has been completed the carry forward figures can be entered to provide an accurate starting point to this process.

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Year End Preparation

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There are many priorities for school business managers at this time of year. This blog lists some priorities to consider for maintained schools.

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School and Academy Finance Dates

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There are many financial deadlines throughout the year which are important to schools. We have listed some of these dates below for your information, and will keep you up-to-date month by month with additional dates as we approach financial year end.

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Contract Renewal Guidance

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The new financial year seems a long way off but preparation for Service Level Agreements (SLAs) and other contract renewals will need to begin as soon as we all return from the Christmas break.

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School Finance Update

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A review of the year so far, a look at the financial priorities and training opportunities for Autumn term 2016, as well as an update regarding the consultation/implementation of the National Funding formula.

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