School Finance

The One Editorial finance blog brings you news and advice, written by sector experts.

School Finance Blog

One Editorial school finance blog brings you current knowledge and advice from our educational finance professionals. The school finance team aims to extend their knowledge and expertise to support and assist schools and academies with the ever changing situation of education funding, both locally and nationally. 

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School Finance

Implementing the Apprenticeship Levy

By Guest Writer on

We should all be aware by now that the government is introducing an apprenticeship levy to fund an increase in the quality and quantity of apprentices in the UK. Read our tips on how to survive the implementation of the levy...

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School Finance

School Budget Planning

By Nicola Evans on

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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School Finance

March 2017 Budget Summary

By Stuart Fern on

Following an announcement from Chancellor Philip Hammond that the budget will move to autumn in future years, the last spring Budget was also one of the shortest on record in terms of narrative and the number of proposals requiring inclusion into the Finance Bill.

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School Finance

Year End Preparation

By Nicola Evans on

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 Finance

School and Academy Finance Dates

By Nicola Evans on

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

By Nicola Evans on

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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