Budget Support

School Finance Budget Support

Our extensive experience gained from working with both the local authorities and national funding agencies enables us to provide schools with a critical insight into the way resource opportunities can be accessed. 

We understand that every school is different, so our specialist team provides a comprehensive finance support service, delivered through a variety of service agreements which are designed to meet your school’s individual needs. We also provide comprehensive budget support for academies. 

Support is provided through on-site visits from a nominated support officer and also includes unlimited telephone and email support, HCSS budgeting software licence, termly finance networking events and regular newsletters as standard.

Budget Support for Academies

Sue Hill St Mary's C of E, Moston

"One Education offer a great finance service. I find the support I receive from my Budget Officer to be a great asset and I look forward to her regular visits."

Local Authority School Finance Support Package

We offer the following support options for you to choose from, subject to your requirements:

  • Preliminary and final year end close down
  • Period monitoring including Local Authority monitoring returns where applicable
  • 3-5 year budget forecasting
  • Budget on financial management system
  • Budget planning, preparation and profiling
  • Budget ‘Change Report’ for governor meetings
  • Financial benchmarking
  • Assistance on implementing internal audit recommendations
  • Assistance with BACS set up for accounts payable
  • Cash Flow set up and assistance
  • SFVS assistance and guidance
  • Payroll monitoring and reconciliation
  • Accounts receivable set up and assistance
  • Support and assistance with financial policies, regulations, school budget share and other government grants

We offer three different tiers of service, to suit your school's needs. Fill in the form below or call on 0844 967 1111 for a comprehensive description of our support packages.